Jews

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...

Jews won't allow belittling of respect for Holocaust victims, says Kraus

Attempts to tailor the past with the approval of the ruling authorities and failure to penalise such events in the past year must worry every decent citizen of Croatia, said the chairman of the...

Sirens wail in Israel as thousands commemorate Holocaust in Auschwitz

Sirens wailed in Israel and thousands marched at the largest Nazi death camp in Europe Thursday, in remembrance of the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust.

Jewish organisations commemorate Jasenovac victims

"We are here to pay tribute to all victims of the Jasenovac Camp," said Coordinating Committee chairman Ognjen Kraus in his brief address at the start of the commemoration, after Rabbi Lucijano...

Karamarko intends to accelerate restitution of Jewish property

First Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Karamarko said on Monday he would accelerate the restitution of Jewish property confiscated during the Second World War, a government press release said.

Jewish communities to commemorate Jasenovac victims week before official commemoration

The unofficial commemoration might be joined by representatives of the Serb National Council (SNV), the Association of Anti-Fascists of Croatia (SABA) and the opposition Social Democratic Party (...

Culture Ministry not officially notified of Jewish non-attendance at Jasenovac commemoration

Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic said on Friday the ministry had not received an official note that representatives of Jewish communities would not attend a commemoration for the victims of...