WW2

President Grabar-Kitarovic meets "Macelj 1945" association reps

In October 2005, remains of 1,163 victims exhumed in the wider Macelj area were buried in a memorial mortuary in Macelj, a north-western Croatian village near the border with Slovenia. They were...

74th anniversary of WWII Partisan operation commemorated at Petrova Gora

The Alliance of Anti-fascist Fighters and Anti-fascists of Croatia and of the municipalities of Vojnic, Krnjak, Gvozd and Topusko and the Serb National Council (SNV) on Saturday commemorated on...

Reiner at Bleiburg: Let's stop with division and let's live for future of our children

Reiner said that all those who arrived in the Bleiburg field today came to express their disagreement with the policy of crime.

Petrov lays wreath at Bleiburg, says: "Let's stop being hostage to the past"

"Let's stop the 'us and them' divisions and let's deal with the problems of our citizens together," Petrov said, adding that it was time Croatia stopped being hostage to its past and to divisions...

Wreath-laying ceremonies held in Batina on Victory Day

In the battle against the German Wehrmacht and its allies in that village on the right bank of the Danube River, an estimated 1,500 Red Army troops were killed.

Moscow celebrates 71st anniversary of end of World War II in Europe

Moscow celebrated the 71st anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe on Monday with a parade of 10,000 soldiers.

"Putin's Hells Angels" reach Berlin in WWII victory ride from Moscow

A Russian nationalist biker gang dubbed by the press as "Putin's Hells Angels" has arrived in Berlin to commemorate the end of World War II, police said Monday.

Anniversary of Zagreb liberation, Europe Day marked by SABH

"Our roots are in the anti-Fascist movement in Croatia during World War II, and peace cannot be built on lies," Habulin said explaining that one should not declare the defeated forces victors and...