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Sprlje: Mention of 20 judges in SOA report shows not entire justice system is corrupt

Justice Minister Ante Sprlje says that the mention of 20 judges as a national security threat in a report by the Security and Intelligence Agency (SOA) shows that not the entire justice system is...

SOA: Security situation stable, terrorist attacks indicate more complex situation

The Security-Intelligence Agency (SOA) on Sunday released on its web site a public report on its activities in 2015 in which it says that the security situation in Croatia in the past period was...

Motion for PM's impeachment in parliamentary procedure

Forty-two MPs of the Patriotic Coalition's HDZ and HSP AS parties listed the reasons for the impeachment of Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic in their six-point motion and proposed to parliament on...

President, PM visit Security and Intelligence Agency, talk to new chief

In early February, President Grabar-Kitarovic signed a decision requesting the dismissal of Dragan Lozancic as SOA chief, claiming that he had violated the Security and Intelligence System Act,...

Petrov: President has to prove claims about Lozancic or retract them

You cannot accuse someone without presenting clear evidence because that casts a big slur on someone like Mr Lozancic who perhaps may not be guilty.

Ostojic says prosecutor's office must investigate president's allegations

Ostojic recalled that the Prosecutor's Office had promptly investigated allegations that he, in his capacity of interior minister, had ordered illegal surveilling of Bridge party chief Bozo Petrov...

Opposition leader: President's conduct frivolous and irresponsible

Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic on Thursday commented on his Facebook profile that "Mrs Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic's behaviour is frivolous and irresponsible."

Dilber: PM overstepped authority if he offered ex-SOA chief advisory post

Grabar-Kitarovic decided to relieve Lozancic as SOA chief in late January, saying that he had breached the Security and Intelligence System Act and no longer enjoyed her trust. Oreskovic co-signed...

Grabar-Kitarovic: Ex-SOA chief was Milanovic's personal intelligence officer

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, speaking in a television interview on Wednesday, accused former Security and Intelligence Agency (SOA) chief Dragan Lozancic of having served as a "personal...

Par'l committee endorses Markic's appointment as SOA chief

The Committee's opinion is not binding, however it paved the way to the appointment of the new SOA head, Ostojic told the press.

Intelligence chief Lozancic resigns

Dragan Lozancic has submitted his resignation as chief of the Security and Intelligence Agency (SOA), Hina learnt from official sources on Monday.

Karamarko: Oreskovic still has HDZ's support

"As far as my confidence in the prime minister goes, Tihomir Oreskovic still enjoys the support of the HDZ as the strongest parliamentary party. When he won't have that support then he will no...

Grabar-Kitarovic: I'm glad we agreed on SOA chief

"I am glad that we have agreed. Our cooperation is very good, we are moving on," Grabar-Kitarovic told the press during a stroll through central Zagreb on Saturday.

President, PM nominate Markic for Security and Intelligence Agency's head

Croatia's President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic have co-signed the nomination of Daniel Markic for the post of the director-general of the Security and...

HNS says president, PM jeopardise functioning of intelligence system

The opposition Croatian People's Party (HNS) on Wednesday said that by failing to resolve the issue of the appointment of the new heads of the Security-Intelligence Agency (SOA) and the Office of...