Monthly Archives: November 2010

Wikileaks: Croatia

The huge amount of US diplomatic cables being released on Wikileaks may possibly reveal interesting information in relation to Croatia. The Der Spiegel website have details of the US embassies that the cables originate from. It would seem that 1686 … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Wikileaks: Croatia

The Hungarian Connection – Croatia’s Quiet Relationship

Last month the Hungarian Prime Ministers made some comments in relation to Croatia joining the EU, saying that Croatia should not be kept waiting to join the EU. Hungary is of course taking over the EU presidency in January for … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations

The Economist still thinks the Yugosphere exists…

The Economist still thinks there is a ‘Yugosphere’ going by this article. Economic figures hardly show that Yugoslavia is reforming. Take a look at our previous comment here on the matter, and for much more detail on debunking the ‘Yugosphere’ … Continue reading

Posted in Yugosphere - Why it does not exist

Coming soon…

Coming soon we have the Hungarian connection – a look at a sometimes overlooked close relationship with Croatia. We also have a question and answer feature with a real estate firm who have a major project in Croatia. Don’t forget … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Croat-Americans meet Washington officials

Croat0Americans have a long record of lobbying for Croatia. The National Federation of Croatian Americans have released interesting details of meetings with US government officials in Washington, as below. For Immediate Release – November 18, 2010 NFCA Cultural Foundation Leaders … Continue reading

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Vukovar

19 years ago today, the Croatian city of Vukovar fell to Serbian forces. Having destroyed the city, they committed numerous atrocities afterwards. Every year Croatia commemorates this. Through the day live coverage can be seen here. One of the heroes … Continue reading

Posted in Notable Days

CSYPN Christmas event in London

The Croatian Students and Young Professionals Network in London are having their annual Christmas dinner on 3 December, at the Polish and Social Cultural Centre’s (POSK) Lowiczanka Restaurant in Hammersmith. This is a major highlight of the Croatian calendar in … Continue reading

Posted in Events