Croatia

10 January 2018
Uncivil War

Croatia rejects The Hague’s shock therapy, and gains a new saint.

By Uffe Andersen
 
2 January 2018
ICTY Says Praljak Suicide Could Not Have Been Prevented

The UN court says its procedures could not have detected the cyanide that killed the former Bosnian Croat commander.

 
30 November 2017
High Drama as Hague Tribunal Winds Down Premium

Dutch authorities investigate a defendant’s televised suicide during an appeal hearing on war crimes in Bosnia. 

 
9 November 2017
Croatian Retail Magnate Todoric Released on Bail in London Premium

A dozen others also face charges of financial skulduggery at the Balkans’ biggest food producer.

 
17 October 2017
Arrests Hit Croatia’s Biggest Company Premium

Spiraling scandal at debt-ridden Agrokor could have a ripple effect across the Balkans.

 
6 October 2017
War Grievances Force Delay of Vucic’s Croatia Trip Premium

Belgrade, Zagreb accuse each other of erecting statues to war criminals in latest finger-pointing episode.

 
2 October 2017
Serbia Unveils Controversial Monument to Yugoslav Officer Premium

Ignoring Zagreb’s scorn, Serbian ministers and others honor a man whose legacy is interpreted in radically different ways in each country.

 
25 September 2017
Slovenia-Croatia Border Row Reignited Premium

Slovenian prime minister canceled planned meeting with his Croatian counterpart over rejection of arbitration ruling.

 
6 September 2017
Croatia’s Schengen Bid Contingent on Accepting Piran Bay Ruling, Slovenia Says Premium

Balkan leaders tackle the thorny issue of maritime borders between the two Adriatic neighbors at Bled Strategic Forum.

 
Neum, Bosnia
8 August 2017
Croatia Stands Firm on Dalmatian Bridge Premium

Bosnia’s hopes of blocking a project it claims will block its access to the open sea are growing dim.

 

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