commemoration

56 civilians killed in 1990s war commemorated

The innocent victims in Bacin must never be forgotten and the truth about their murder and the Homeland War must be passed onto younger generations, a 25th anniversary commemoration for the...

Plenkovic: Ideological rows consequence of SDP-led government decisions

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) leader Andrej Plenkovic said on Tuesday that current ideological debates in Croatian society were the result of the Social Democratic Party (SDP)-led coalition...

Croatian FM: Vucic pursued Great Serbia policy

Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovac said on Saturday that Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic's statement of Friday in which he accused Croatia of restoring Ustasha ideology and his message...

Serbian PM accuses Croatia of reviving Ustasha ideology

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic on Friday harshened his rhetoric regarding Croatia, describing it as "a place where Ustasha ideology is being revived", and threatened at the same time that...

People's Coalition lays wreaths at Mirogoj cemetery

Representatives of the People's Coalition on Friday laid wreaths and lit candles at Zagreb's central Mirogoj cemetery on the occasion of the 21st anniversary of the military and police Operation...

Serbia commemorates Serb victims of Operation Storm

"I don't believe in collective guilt and I will never say that Croats are responsible for your suffering. They are not. Those who threw bombs and those who spat on you when you were forced to flee...

Commemoration Day for WWII Roma victims in Ustica camp

With messages that the Roma are an integral part of Croatian history and that they enrich the country's multiculturalism and need to be better integrated with Croatian society, a commemoration was...

Remains of 127 Srebrenica genocide victims buried

The remains of 127 Bosniak men and boys killed in by the Bosnian Serb army and police in Srebrenica in July 1995 and identified over the past year were buried at the local memorial complex.

Parliament commemorates 21st anniversary of Srebrenica genocide

"It seems as though the world has not learned a lesson from that mass atrocity because justice has not been satisfied, the victims have not received gratification and as a civilisation we are even...

Pupovac: Those who keep quiet about horrors should consider what kind of sainthood they talk about

SABA leader Franjo Habulin said that among some 30,000-40,000 victims killed and thrown into karst pits at Jadovno were also Croats who believed that a Croatian state should be different from what...

Commemoration for victims of communism held at Jazovka

Alongside numerous believers, the commemoration was attended by representatives of the Islamic Community in Croatia and caretaker Culture Minister Zlatan Hasanbegovic, who laid a wreath.

Anti-Fascist Struggle Day marked in Brezovica Forest

On behalf of the organiser of today's commemoration, SABAH president Franjo Habulin  greeted all anti-fascist fighters and all Croatian citizens on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the...

Croatia observing Anti-Fascist Struggle Day

Croatia is marking Anti-Fascist Struggle Day on Wednesday to commemorate the first 77-strong Partisan Unit which was established in the Brezovica forest, near Sisak, on 22 June 1941 under the...

Victims of communist regime commemorated at Macelj

A prayer service was held in the northwestern border town of Macelj on Sunday to commemorate people killed there by the communist regime 71 years ago.

Commemoration held at Jewish Cemetery in Djakovo

"The camp in Djakovo was one of 40 Ustasha camps. Thanks to the undertaker Kolb, we know the names of about 600 victims buried here, which is a unique case in Europe and the only cemetery showing...