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PM says is being impeached for refusing to appoint intelligence agency chief who didn't meet conditions

Oreskovic underscored that he made the decision to appoint Daniel Markic as SOA chief together with President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, in the best interest of Croatia, adding that Markic's work...

HDZ official: Parliament to vote on PM's impeachment Thursday

Maric said he told the HDZ Presidency he was honoured by the decision nominating him as prime minister designate

HDZ junior partners against idea of SDSS in reshuffled cabinet

Croatian Party of Rights Ante Starcevic (HSP AS) MP Pero Coric said on Thursday he would not agree to any government reshuffle other than the one with the two ruling parties -

Motion to impeach PM added to parliamentary agenda

The Croatian Parliament on Wednesday added to its agenda a motion to impeach Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic, put forward by MPs of the Patriotic Coalition's HDZ and HSP AS parties.

President calls for political unity in projects critical for stable development

Croatian Parliament Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has called for political unity in projects critical for structural changes and stable development.

Opposition chief pushes for early election, possibly in July

The president of the biggest Opposition party -- the Social Democrats (SDP) -- Zoran Milanovic, on Tuesday pushed for early election, possibly already in July, and for early dissolution of the...

Braunsberger Holding: Grizli hired soley for PR

"Officials from various political camps in the period from 2011 to 2015 were involved, of which we informed the public in Croatia on several occasions," Braunsberger says. 

Seks says Karamarko should step down

He does not believe that Karamarko will get a majority support in parliament to form a new government. He said the prolongation of the crisis could be avoided if Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic...

Macedonia's political crisis deepens with president's mass pardon

The president of Macedonia pardoned all politicians implicated in a massive corruption and illegal wiretapping scandal, in a surprise move Tuesday that shocked the opposition and triggered...

CMS asks court to assess if laws enabling army to assist police are constitutional

The CMS wants the Constitutional Court to put the amended laws out of force until a final decision is made because it believes that the new legislation could have serious, irreparable consequences...

Central African Republic faces "dire" food crisis, UN agencies say

The Central African Republic is in the throes of a "dire" food crisis after three years of sectarian conflict that have ravaged agriculture, two United Nations agencies said in a joint report...

Merkel: Europe must stay united on refugee crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on her European partners Sunday to find a common solution to the refugee crisis.

Water crisis looms for New Delhi after fatal protests in Haryana

New Delhi faces a water crisis after agitators shut a key water supply amid deadly protests about caste-based quotas for jobs and education in Indian's northern state of Haryana, officials said...

Half a million Syrian refugees could be resettled to EU - Hungary PM

Hungary has firmly resisted the idea of resettlement quotas to distribute more evenly the migrants, most of whom wanted to go to Germany or Sweden.

President blames government for economic woes

Regional policies can be successful only if the state policy is successful," Grabar-Kitarovic said at the City Council session, which marked the Day of Osijek.