Category Archives: Croats Overseas/Disaspora

Captain Vampire – the Croatian Connection

CBR Editor Brian Gallagher has had a book published – The Return of Captain Vampire. It’s a collection of his stories published in the yearly Black Coat Press anthology series Tales of the Shadowmen. The book series features Russian vampire … Continue reading

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Dayton Peace Accords Webinar – 21 November

The National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation is having a Webinar on 21 November to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords, the agreement made possible by Croatia’s Operation Storm. This will be an unmissable event for … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croatian politics and elections, Croats in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events, History, Homeland War, Webinar

Important Fundraiser for the Croatian Catholic Mission in London

The Croatian Catholic Mission in London is need of funds for urgent restoration work. This is quite important, as the Croatian presence in London is not very large, unlike larger diaspora communities in the US, Canada, Australia, Germany etc. The … Continue reading

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Crodiaspora Online Summit

The non-profit organisation Crodiaspora is to hold an online summit, with a strong emphasis on business. As Croatia Week reports: “On the 30th of October, Crodiaspora will be releasing the videos for its online summit, which will feature a wide array … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Economy, Events, Ex-Pats in Croatia

United States to move forward with the Visa Waiver Program

A message from Steve Rukavina of the National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation: United States to move forward with the Visa Waiver Program Dear Friends and Croatian American Supporters: On Friday, October 2nd, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced in Dubrovnik that the Department … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croats Overseas/Disaspora

Virtual Town Hall event with Croatian Ambassador to Canada

The Canadian Croatian Chamber of Commerce are having a virtual Town Hall event with the Croatian ambassador to Canada, HE Vice Skracic on 8 Oct at 1900 EST. Details below:

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events

Live on 9 Sep: Common Croatia Residency Questions

Expat in Croatia will be holding a live Facebook Q and A on 9 September about getting residency in Croatia. It will take place at 1600, Croatian Time. It is an event that will interest anyone thinking of moving to … Continue reading

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NFCA Book Club Discussion with Three Talented Croatian American Authors

The National Federation of Croatian Americans recently had a book club webinar (above) featuring three Croatian American authors: Ottessa Moshfegh, author of Death in Her Hands Nadean Stone, author of No Stone Unturned: A Remarkable Journey To Identity. Catherine Kapphahn, … Continue reading

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Crodiaspora Webinar on Operation Storm

  Crodiaspora last week produced a highly informative webinar on Operation Storm and the following trials. It provides an overview on the military operation that liberated a large part of Croatia as well as saving the Bosnian Muslims at Bihać … Continue reading

Posted in Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Homeland War, Webinar

New Documentary: The Airmen & the Baroness – American POWs in Croatia 1941-1945

Nikola Knez, director of documentaries on Operation Storm and the Bleiburg Tragedy, has produced a new film. This time it is about the stories of US airman shot down over Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina during the Second World War, and held … Continue reading

Posted in Bleiburg, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, History