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

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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

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