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FM says this government rectifying mistakes of its predecessor

Foreign Minister Miro Kovac on Monday commented on an open letter by former President Ivo Josipovic to incumbent President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and his claims about the failure of Croatia's...

FM says Sept 11 good date for early parliamentary election

Caretaker Foreign Minister Miro Kovac said on Friday it was alright for an early parliamentary election to be held on September 11.

Kovac: Croatia to continue supporting return of Croats to Bosnian Serb entity

"We support the return of Croats to this part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is a duty of the Croatian government to help Croats in Bosnia and Herzegovina, particularly in this part of the country...

Kovac says political turmoil normal in democracy

Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Ministers Miro Kovac has said that the political turmoil in Croatia is normal for democracy, adding that he expected the government crisis to be resolved "...

Kovac says Oreskovic called Weber, not Weber him

Kovac said the HDZ would ensure stability in Croatia and carry out the necessary reforms because there could be no incumbent government without the HDZ.

Minister: Croatia has incorporated its demands in EU negotiating position for talks with Serbia

"After we achieved this in talks with the European Commission, we received a document called the Draft Negotiating Position. It is the property of EU member-states... 

Croatia to take over SEECP presidency

Croatia takes over the one-year presidency of the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP), the most important forum for political dialogue in this part of Europe, from Bulgaria on...

FM: Croatia's demands included in Serbia-EU negotiating process

Croatia has ensured that its demands are included in accession negotiations between Serbia and the European Union, Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miro Kovac said in Bulgaria on...

Kovac: Croatia wants to create special relations with Israel

We want to create special relations with Israel and we strongly reject the perception of Croatia as a country of growing fascism, Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miro Kovac said...

Kovac: Croatia not blocking Serbia, rejects extremism

Kovac denied that some groups in Croatia, including the HDZ, had a negative opinion of the European Union, comparing directives from Brussels to new communism.

FM Kovac gives talk in KAS European Office in Brussels

Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Minister Miro Kovac held a lecture on the topic "Croatia at the crossroads between Central and South-East Europe" in the European Office of the Konrad...

Croatian FM feels solution to opening Chapter 23 in Serbia-EU negotiations close

"I have the impression that we are close to a solution," Kovac said, replying to reporters as to whether Serbia could open the chapter on the judiciary and fundamental rights by the end of June....

Kovac believes there was no conflict of interest, Prgomet says Karamarko affair big political burden

"Mr Karamarko was very clear about everything. I'm confident that there was no conflict of interest whatsoever," Kovac said while answering reporters' questions after an event marking the 27th...

FM expects Serbia to remain committed to EU path

"We expect the new Serbian government to continue to be committed to joining the EU, which implies full cooperation with the Hague tribunal, recognising rulings by that tribunal," Kovac said 

Slovenia and Croatia stand firm regarding border arbitration

Erjavec said that he had met with Kovac privately on the margins of the 1st Forum of the EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR) and that they spoke about bilateral issues.