Category Archives: Homeland War

The Vukovar Water Tower By Brian Gallagher (Vukovarski Vodotoranj)

CBR Editor Brian Gallagher gave a talk on the Vukovar Water Tower on 20 November (Croatian Remembrance Day) at the Croatian Church in London. He discussed its history and the effort underway to raise money for its reconsturction as a … Continue reading

Posted in History, Homeland War, Uncategorized

The 20th Anniversary of Operation Storm

CBR Editor Brian Gallagher has written an article regarding Operation Storm – why it took place and subsequent events. The piece appear in the excellent publication Most, published by the Croatian Chaplaincy in London. Most, with articles in both English … Continue reading

Posted in Homeland War

Why Croatia commemorates Vukovar

CBR Editor Brian Gallagher was priviliged to be asked again to give a speech in regards to Vukovar on Croatia’s Remembrance Day service at the Croatian Chaplaincy in London. Croatian Chaplaincy London, 22nd November 2015 Why Croatia commemorates Vukovar Brian … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Homeland War

Croatia Remembering Victims Of Vukovar And Skabrnje

Originally posted on Croatia, the War, and the Future:
Fountain in Zagreblights up as Vucedol Dovethe symbol of VukovarCroatia24th anniversary of thefall of Vukovar ? On the night of November 17th people of Croatia’s capital Zagreb and their friends and…

Posted in Homeland War, Notable Days

Why Croatia is justified in celebrating Operation Storm

The lawyer who successfully defended Croatian General Ante Gotovina at the ICTY in the Hague has written an excellent article regarding Operation Storm for the the newspaper Jutarnji List.  The English version can be seen here

Posted in Homeland War

Euronews Interview with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic

In case anyone missed it, the Croatian President gave an interview with Euronews last week. We think she acquited herself well on it, and covers a broad range of topics, dealing with tough questions. Of particular interest may be her … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia and the EU, Croatia's Foreign Relations, Economy, Homeland War

CBR Editor speech on Vukovar reported in Slobodna Dalmacija

CBR Editor Brian Gallagher made a speech at the Croatian Church in London regarding Vukovar on 16 November. A major part of it was about encouraging international visitors to the city. This would help educate the world about what happened there, … Continue reading

Posted in Economy, Homeland War, Notable Days, Tourism