Alojzije Stepinac

PM, apostolic nuncio talk Croatia-Holy See relations, status of Bosnian Croats

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Thursday met with the Apostolic Nuncio in Croatia, Msgr Alessandro D'Errico, with whom he discussed the further promotion of relations between Croatia and the...

Kovac: Croatia will meet obligations concerning migrants

Croatia has committed to taking 1,600 migrants as part of the EU's resettlement plan and it will meet its obligations, while the higher number being mentioned in Croatian media is exaggerated,...

Zagreb archbishop urges demographic revival, preservation of Catholic tradition

The Archbishop of Zagreb, Cardinal Josip Bozanic, conducted a mass in the Marian shrine of Marija Bistrica on Monday, the Feast of the Assumption, calling for demographic revival, preservation of...

Minister Kovac says Serbia's protest note over Stepinac cheap move

"That's a recipe from the 1990s. The vocabulary unfortunately recalls the time of Slobodan Milosevic and the Greater Serbia aggression," Kovac said.

Serbia sends protest note to Croatia over annulment of Stepinac verdict

Croatia's ambassador to Belgrade, Gordan Markotic, on Tuesday was handed a protest note by the Serbian Ministry of Foreign Affairs strongly protesting over the annulment by a Croatian court of a...

Croatia sends protest note to Serbia over statements about Stepinac

The Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Ministry on Monday sent a protest note to Serbia over "unacceptable statements" by Serbian officials about the annulment of the verdict against Cardinal...

Top Serbian officials comment on annulment of Alojzije Stepinac's verdict

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Saturday Serbia wanted good relations with Croatia and that it would always be on the side of anti-fascism, but that the annulment of the verdict...

Stepinac ruling annulled as it violated criminal law principles

The judgement against Zagreb Archbishop Alojzije Stepinac,  who was sentenced in 1946 by the Communist regime to 16 years in prison and forced labour and was stripped of his political and civil...

Verdict against Archbishop Alojzije Stepinac quashed

The Zagreb County Court on Friday quashed the entire verdicts against Zagreb Archbishop Alojzije Stepinac who was sentenced in 1946 by the Communist regime to 16 years in prison and forced labour...

Ruling to revise trial of Cardinal Stepinac to be handed down Friday

The Zagreb County Court on Friday will, at the request of the family, decide on whether to revise the trial of Zagreb Archbishop Alojzije Stepinac who was sentenced in 1946 by the Communist regime...

First meeting of Croatian-Serbian commission on Alojzije Stepinac held

A joint commission on Alojzije Stepinac, comprised of Croatian and Serbian experts, met on Tuesday and Wednesday to once again and together study the life of this Zagreb cardinal, but the...

Petir condemns Serbian propaganda against Stepinac

Croatian member of the European Parliament Marijana Petir of the Croatian Peasant Party (HSS) condemns Serbian propaganda against the Blessed Alojzije Stepinac, her office said on Thursday.

Serbia recalls ambassador to EU over Stepinac exhibition

The Serbian government has recalled the head of Serbia's Permanent Mission to the EU, Ambassador Dusko Lopandic.

Exhibition on Alojzije Stepinac opened at European Parliament

The exhibition was opened by European Parliament Vice President Mairead McGuinness, a MEP from Ireland, and the opening ceremony was attended, among others, by representatives of the Zagreb...

FM optimist over Stepinac canonisation

Asked by reporters whether the date of Stepinac's canonisation would be made known, Kovac said that the talks would focus on the entire process. "I think that the prime minister and Holy Father...