Thursday, 21 June 2018

Serbian President Vučić Vows to Help Find Croats Missing Since the War

ZAGREB, June 21, 2018 - Resolving the issue of the war missing is the most important civilisation and humanitarian issue for Serbs and Croats, Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić said in Belgrade on Wednesday on the second anniversary of the Subotica Declaration, and called on Serbs to respect the Croat community as it was equal.

Saturday, 16 June 2018

Yugoslav Army’s Role in 1990s War in Croatia in Focus

ZAGREB, June 16, 2018 - The Serbian Humanitarian Law Centre (FHP) nongovernmental organisation on Friday launched a publication in Belgrade entitled "JNA in the Wars in Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina", which accuses the then Yugoslav People's Army (JNA) of crimes or complicity in their commission, mostly on the basis of documents collected by the UN war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).

Thursday, 24 May 2018

War Veterans’ Benefits Under Fire

ZAGREB, May 24, 2018 - A decision on the hiring of school principals which gives an advantage to war veterans in the selection and hiring process and which was signed by Science and Education Minister Blaženka Divjak on Thursday elicited much criticism among opposition parties in the parliament, which said that a special, war-veteran caste had been established.

Thursday, 24 May 2018

War Veterans to Be Employed as School Principals?

ZAGREB, May 24, 2018 - Science and Education Minister Blaženka Divjak has told Hina that the instruction to schools to give advantage to unemployed veterans when hiring new school principals and dorm heads is not her decision, but rather explains a procedure defined by the Veterans Act.

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Ex-Serb Paramilitary Arrested for War Crimes in Croatia

ZAGREB, May 8, 2018 - Stevan Budač, accused of war crimes committed in Croatia in the 1990s, was arrested on a European Arrest Warrant in Romania on May 5, Osijek County Court, which issued the warrant, said on Tuesday.

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Zagreb Remembers Victims of 1995 Attacks

ZAGREB, May 2, 2018 - Wreath-laying ceremonies were held in the capital city of Zagreb on Wednesday in memory of civilians killed in the shelling of Zagreb on May 2-3, 1995 when Serb paramilitaries shelled Zagreb's centre with cluster bombs in retaliation for the defeat suffered in Operation Flash in western Slavonia the day before.

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Anniversary of Operation Flash Marked in Okučani

ZAGREB, May 1, 2018 - The state leadership, led by Prime Minister Andrej Plenković, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović and Parliament Speaker Gordan Jandroković, as well as numerous veterans and citizens laid wreaths and lit candles in Okučani on Tuesday to pay their respects to the defenders killed in Operation Flash, in which the army and the police liberated the western Slavonia region 23 years ago.

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Commemoration Held for 12 Policemen Killed in 1991

ZAGREB, May 1, 2018 - A commemoration was held in Borovo, eastern Croatia, on Tuesday for 12 special policemen killed there by Serb paramilitaries 27 years ago today.

Thursday, 19 April 2018

The Balkans - The Only Place Where Europe Never Went to War!

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Saturday, 14 April 2018

Monument Commemorating Bosniaks Killed in Homeland War Unveiled

ZAGREB, April 14, 2018 - A monument commemorating Bosniak Muslims killed while defending Croatia during the country's war of independence was unveiled at the town cemetery in Sisak on Saturday.

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