Activits urge Croatia to ratify convention on violence against women

In January 2013 Croatia signed the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, however, that convention has still not been ratified, heard an international conference on Thursday organised by the ROSA - Centre for women victims of war.

HDZ gets new presidency, Milijan Brkic elected Karamarko's deputy

At the 17th electoral convention of the ruling HDZ party, held in Zagreb on Saturday, Milijan Brkic was elected deputy party leader as the only candidate for that post, having won the votes of 1,601 of more than 1,800 delegates attending the event.

Karamarko accuses Bridge of trying to topple gov't with SDP

Submitting a report at his party's electoral convention, Karamarko said that the HDZ had been recording victories for four years and had restored its status as the strongest political party and returned to power.

PM says attempts to destabilise gov't won't succeed

Addressing an electoral convention of the ruling HDZ party on Saturday, Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic thanked the HDZ for supporting him as Prime Minister and noting that attempts to destabilise his government would fail.

HDZ's partners support Karamarko

"Perhaps we are not on the same ship, but we have the same direction, and our direction is the well-being of the Croatian people," said Pero Coric of the HSP AS party.

HDZ electoral convention starts

Delegates of the ruling Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party gathered in Zagreb's Vatroslav Lisinski concert hall around noon on Saturday for the 17th general electoral convention at which they will elect the party's deputy leader, ...

Milanovic: SDP won't stay in the opposition for long

Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic told the party's election convention in Zagreb on Saturday that the SDP would not stay in the opposition for long and would return to power.