Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Croatia Rejects Serbia-Kosovo Exchange of Territory

ZAGREB, September 5, 2018 - Croatia believes that proposals for territory exchange are not good in the context of stability in Southeast Europe, Croatia's Foreign and European Affairs Minister Marija Pejčinović Burić said on Wednesday in a comment on Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić's proposal for a territory exchange between Serbia and Kosovo.

Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Croatia and Serbia to Focus on Missing Persons Issue

ZAGREB, September 4, 2018 - Croatia and Serbia must do all they can to make progress in dealing with the issue of missing persons from the 1991-1995 war in Croatia, and that will be the basis for future good relations between the two nations, the Croatian president's commissioner for missing persons and mayor of the eastern town of Osijek, Ivan Vrkić, said on Tuesday.

Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Mixed Results for Croatian-Language Teaching in Serbia

ZAGREB, September 4, 2018 - Education in the Croatian language in the northern Serbian province of Vojvodina was extended on Monday with the introduction of a programme for nurses in Croatian in the medical secondary school in the town of Subotica, local representatives of the ethnic Croatian community said.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Serbia Does Not Want Croatia Discussing Its Border with Kosovo

ZAGREB, August 29, 2018 - Commenting on Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković's statements made in Berlin on Tuesday, Serbian Minister of the Interior Nebojša Stefanović said that it was not "up to Plenković" to determine Serbia's borders.

Saturday, 25 August 2018

Croat Minority Praises Serbian President

ZAGREB, August 25, 2018 - Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić has proven to be a credible, proactive and responsible person as regards demands of the ethnic Croat community brought to his attention on February 20 after his official visit to Zagreb, the leader of the Democratic Alliance of Vojvodina Croats (DSHV) party and member of parliament Tomislav Žigmanov told Hina, noting that not all of the assumed obligations had been fulfilled.

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Vojvodina Authorities Financing Textbooks for Serb Students in Croatia

ZAGREB, August 22, 2018 - The government of the northern Serbian autonomous province of Vojvodina has allocated 14,500 euro for textbooks for first graders enrolling in Serbian-language schools operating in areas where the Joint Council of Municipalities (ZVO) is active in eastern Croatia's Vukovar-Srijem and Osijek-Baranja counties, Radio-Television Vojvodina reported on Wednesday.

Saturday, 18 August 2018

Hajduk Supporters Released from Serbian Prison and Deported

ZAGREB, August 18, 2018 - Thirteen fans of Croatia's Hajduk football club convicted in Serbia for rioting were released from prison and banished from Serbia for one year on Saturday, Belgrade media said.

Friday, 17 August 2018

Mayors of Zagreb, Sarajevo and Belgrade to Boost Ties

ZAGREB, August 17, 2018 - The mayors of the capital cities of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia, Abdulah Skaka, Milan Bandić and Zoran Radojičić respectively, held a meeting in Sarajevo on Friday to discuss possibilities to enhance the cooperation between those three cities, notably on the economic front including tourist trade.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Despite War Veterans' Protests, Varaždin to Allow Concert by Serbian Singer

In recent days, war veterans’ associations are very active in trying to decide who is allowed to perform in Croatia and who is not.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Serbian Court Dismisses Appeals by Imprisoned Croatian Football Fans

ZAGREB, August 16, 2018 - The magistrate's appellate court in Belgrade said on Wednesday it had dismissed appeals lodged by Croatian Hajduk football club fans, upholding a verdict sentencing them to 15 days in prison and subsequent banishment from Serbia.

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