Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Croatian Election result: What now?

The left wing Kukuriku coalition has won the elections, gaining 80 seats – giving them a majority in the Croatian parliament. The HDZ gained 47 seats. As we pointed out, the HDZ are usually underestimated at polls, and they did … Continue reading

Posted in Croatian politics and elections

Croatia’s Election

This Sunday sees the Croatian parliamentary elections. The contest is essentially between the ruling Conservative HDZ led coalition and the left-wing SDP led Kukuriku coalition. The ruling coalition has been beset by corruption scandals. Most notably, the former HDZ Prime … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Events