The header of the political party Croatian Initiative for Dialogue (HRID), Drago Prgomet, confirmed for Hina on Tuesday he had decided to accept the invitation of Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)...
Independent MP Stipe Petrina has left the parliamentary group HRID and set up his own group with two deputies of the Croatian Pensioners' Party (HSU) Silvano Hrelja and Marija Ilic.
The leader of the HRID party, Drago Prgomet, has said that after the Patriotic Coalition and the Bridge reformist party form a government, one can expect a conservative revolution and the adoption...
The first attempt to inaugurate the parliament on 3 December failed after the only candidate for the position of parliament speaker, Robert Podolnjak of the Bridge Party declined the nomination....
"HRID's MPs in their platform did not advocate a new election and I am afraid that the attitude of some individuals in Bridge about a grand coalition could in the end lead to the election being...
"The founding session of the HRID party is finished. HRID will remain within the frameworks of the political platform of the Bridge party,"
Asked if his supporters who stayed in Bridge would cross over to his new party, he said that they would make their own decisions about their political work.
Bridge's meeting, scheduled for Sunday, will start at 10 am in Zagreb's Antunovic Hotel and the coalition's members will address the media at 4 pm.
Asked about their possible participation in the government, Grmoja repeated that no political negotiations on that had been conducted yet.
"We discussed how to overcome the current crisis, how to try and agree a broad coalition government, namely everything we had discussed before that; there is nothing secret about it
"I can't comment on that," Milanovic said in Valletta, Malta, where he was attending an EU summit on the migrant crisis.
Drago Prgomet, a senior official of the "Bridge" association of independent slates, is no longer a member of its National Council because he has lost its trust,
Some HDZ representatives said that reports on the Prgomet-HDZ meeting was an attempt by Prgomet to offset "yesterday's disaster at talks with (SDP leader) Zoran Milanovic".
The conduct of Bridge today shows that we are homogenous and insinuations coming from other political camps make no sense, Petrov said.
Drago Prgomet, a leader of the alliance of independent slates known as Bridge, held an hour-long meeting with Social Democratic Party (SDP) president, Zoran Milanovic