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Croatian president says outcome of Britain's referendum both shock and wake-up call

The outcome of Britain's referendum was at the same time a shock and a wake-up call over the erosion of people's support for the European Union, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on...

Estonia fails for fifth time to elect president

Tallinn (dpa) - A special body set up to elect the Estonian president after parliament failed three times to do so also did not manage to reach a conclusive result after two attempts on Saturday...

Grabar-Kitarovic welcomes veterans' call for defusing tensions in Croatia-Serbia relations

She said that she was aware that in the run-up to elections strong words were used, welcoming Croatian war veterans' call for defusing tensions.

Croatian President posthumously decorates Istrian anti-fascist Ljubomir Drndic

On the occasion of the Europe-Wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic on Tuesday posthumously decorated...

41st Prstenac Race jousting tournament held in Istria

The 41st Prstenac Race was held in Barban, Istria County on Sunday, attended by nearly all political officials, and the winner of the  jousting tournament was the oldest participant, 55-year-old...

Croatian President Grabar-Kitarovic ends visit to Medjugorje

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic on Sunday ended her visit to the Marian shrine of Medjugorje in southern Bosnia and Herzegovina, spending the last day of her stay rafting along the...

President says Operation Storm honourable victory for righteous cause

We respect every victim, the president said adding that every human life is valuable and that every family mourns their loved once the same way. "But (everyone) must know that 'Storm' was and will...

President says Croatia respects every victim but Operation Storm was ethically clean

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on Friday in Knin at the central celebration of the 21st anniversary of the Croatian military and police Operation Storm and celebration of  ...

Top state officials pay their respects to Operation Storm veterans

Croatia's state leadership, led by President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, after a military parade on Friday laid wreaths and lit candles in Dr. Ante Starcevic Square in Knin where a central ceremony...

President issues message for Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic issued a message on Thursday extending her best wishes to Croatian citizens on Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day and Croatian Veterans' Day,...

President: Krk LNG terminal could be regional strategic project

There are great chances of the future floating LNG terminal off the northern Adriatic island of Krk becoming a regional strategic project that will benefit not just Croatia but other countries as...

Croatian president meets with Lithuanian counterpart in Vilnius

Bilateral cooperation and common interests in the territory between the Baltic and the Adriatic are very important to Croatia and Lithuania, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and her...

President decides early parliament election on Sept 11

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic decided on Saturday that early parliamentary election will be held on Sunday, September 11.

President receives Adriatic-Ionian Euroregion delegation

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic on Monday received a delegation of the Adriatic-Ionian Euroregion on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of that initiative and they informed her of the...

Croatia to contribute to greater NATO presence in Eastern Europe with one company

Croatia will contribute to NATO's presence in Eastern Europe most probably with one company that will be integrated in a German-Dutch contingent, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, who is heading...