Vlaho Orepic

Interior Ministry dismisses HRW's claims that police are forcing aslyum seekers back to Serbia

The Croatian Ministry of the Interior on Friday dismissed as untruths and insinuations the claims by Human Rights Watch that Croatian police were turning asylum seekers back to Serbia, in some...

Croatian, Serbian ministers of interior discuss migrants

Croatian Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic said on Thursday that he had agreed with his Serbian counterpart Nebojsa Stefanovic for the police chiefs of the two countries to meet and determine...

Minister says level 3 alert in force, no indications of possible attacks

Croatia's Minister of the Interior Vlaho Orepic said on Saturday that Level 3 alert was in force in Croatia ahead of New Year's Eve but that nothing indicated any possible attacks on places where...

Level 3 alert in force in Croatia, says minister

Croatia's Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic said on Thursday that a level-3 alert, which includes intensified security measures, was in force in Croatia now, and recalled that Croatia was put on the...

Croatian and Austrian interior ministers meet to discuss Schengen zone, migrant crisis

Croatia and Austria are connected by a long tradition of friendship and cooperation in security, Austrian Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka said in Zagreb on Monday, praising Croatia for its...

Orepic says has highlighted message of Cons. Court judges' selection

Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic has said that his criticism regarding the Constitutional Court is aimed at highlighting the message that Court has made through the manner how justices of that court...

Croatian President: Officials should refrain from commenting on Constitutional Court's work

Reacting to a statement by Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic that the Constitutional Court's judges were the biggest threat to national security, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said on Thursday...

Minister: There are no problems with migrants at Tovarnik border crossing

Croatian Minister of the Interior Vlaho Orepic on Sunday visited Tovarnik, close to the border with Serbia, reporting afterwards that the situation there was stable and that there were no signs of...

PM and minister wish best to Croatian Police on their day

Croatia's Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic and Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic on Thursday sent letters of congratulations to the national police forces that mark Police Day on September 29, the...

Bridge members delighted with results of exit polls

Members of the Bridge party and its supporters on Sunday welcomed with applause and euphoric shouts the results of exit polls showing that the party is set to win 11 seats in the parliament after...

Interior minister: Croatia is part of humane solution to migrant crisis

Croatia is part of a humane solution to the migration crisis and will continue to take in migrants in accordance with its commitments, Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic said in the eastern border...

Orepic says Oreskovic held consultations before going to Germany

Caretaker Interior Minister Vlaho Orepic said on Saturday that Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic had consulted him about the migration and refugee issue ahead of today's meeting with German...

Croatian Foreign Minister: Hatemongers in Serbia again active

Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovac on Monday dismissed the latest accusations from Serbian Labour Minister Aleksandar Vulin who compared the situation in Croatia with that in the World War II...

Orepic urges Pupovac not to discuss issue of false residence registration outside its main context

Minister of the Interior Vlaho Orepic on Sunday called on Serb National Council (SNV) president Milorad Pupovac not to discuss the issue of false residence registrations outside its main context...

Croatian Serb official says minister's statement worrying

The president of the Serb National Council (SNV), Milorad Pupovac, has described as worrying the statement by Minister of the Interior Vlaho Orepic that the Serb minority in Vukovar had...