Szigetvar

450th anniversary of Battle of Szigetvar marked

Croatian Prince Nikola Subic Zrinski gave his life as a Croat and as a Hungarian for values which remain the foundation of Europe, doing his duty to protect Christian civilisation and culture, Hungarian President Janos Ader said in Szigetvar, Hungary at a ceremony for the 450th anniversary of the Battle of Szigetvar.

Croatia, Hungary, Turkey leaders to mark 450th anniversary of Szigetvar siege

Croatian nobleman Nikola Subic Zrinski and his outnumbered army resisted for one month the advancing Ottoman army, Janos Hovari, president of the organising committee, said at Friday's opening of the Zrinski-Szigetvar 1566 Memorial Year.