Croatia’s eurosceptics fail in bid on referendum to block euro

Croatia’s eurosceptics fail in bid on referendum to block euro

ZAGREB (Reuters) – Croatia’s right-wing eurosceptic Hrvatski Suverenisti party acknowledged on Tuesday it had failed in an initiative to force a referendum to block the planned adoption of the euro currency. The centre-right government of Prime Minister...
Balkans democracy at risk, rifts growing, Croatia warns

Balkans democracy at risk, rifts growing, Croatia warns

By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) -Democracy is at risk in the Balkan countries seeking to join the European Union, with Bosnia a particular concern, Croatia’s foreign minister warned on Monday as the EU’s top diplomat promised to revive North...
Russians flock to Croatia in search of EU COVID shot

Russians flock to Croatia in search of EU COVID shot

ZAGREB (Reuters) – Already a favourite with summer holidaymakers, Croatia is now seeing a surge in visitors from Russia seeking COVID-19 shots. The number of flights from Russia has increased in recent weeks and it’s not unusual to hear Russian spoken at...