Tired Croatian bus drivers ferry refugees at night

2015-10-01 17:44

They usually chauffeur tourists or schoolchildren, but Croatian bus drivers are now working into the night ferrying thousands of migrants from one corner of their country to another.

Croatia lifts Serbia border restrictions - minister

2015-09-26 07:13

Croatia under EU pressure has removed its border restrictions with Serbia, which it had introduced over the migrant crisis, Interior Minister Ranko Ostojic says.

Croatian police say 13 300 migrants have entered

2015-09-18 11:14

Croatian police say some 13 300 migrants have entered the country from Serbia since the first groups started arriving more than two days ago.

5 400 migrants arrive in Croatia in last 24 hours - Red Cross

2015-09-17 10:15

An estimated 5 400 migrants arrived in Croatia in the last 24 hours, the Red Cross says, with officials expressing concern at a wave of asylum seekers.

Fears rise for Croatia hostage held by Egypt jihadists

2015-08-07 19:54

Fears have mounted over the fate of a Croatian abducted near Cairo by ISIS, who has threatened to execute him unless jailed Muslim women are freed.

ISIS threatens to execute Croatian abducted in Egypt

2015-08-06 08:49

Egypt's affiliate of the Islamic State group has threatened to execute a Croatian kidnapped in Cairo last month within 48 hours if Muslim women jailed in Egypt are not freed.

Croatian citizen kidnapped in Egypt by armed men

2015-07-24 18:29

A group of armed men have abducted a Croatian citizen in Egypt, Croatia’s foreign ministry says.

Croatia asks UEFA for leniency over swastika

2015-07-08 22:30

Croatian Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic has urged European soccer body UEFA not to impose heavy sanctions after a swastika was imprinted on the pitch in Split.

Rain and snow batter Balkans

2015-02-06 18:10

Floods have killed a woman in Albania and Macedonia sent more troops to a waterlogged central area after fresh rains, while snow closed roads and cut power in Croatia, Bosnia and Slovenia.

Croatia to write off debt of poorest

2015-02-02 19:26

Croatia's leftist government is to forgive debt of the 60 000 poorest ahead of the election.


New daily record of nearly 10 000 migrants enter Croatia

2015-09-26 18:33

Nearly 10 000 migrants entered Croatia, a record daily influx since they started entering the country on their journey to seek a new life in western Europe.

Croatia begins busing migrants to Hungary border

2015-09-18 19:00

Croatia has begun busing thousands of migrants and refugees to its northeastern frontier with Hungary, with at least two coachloads crossing the frontier, an AFP correspondent says.

EU calls special migration summit

2015-09-17 18:01

EU leaders will hold a special summit next week on Europe's migration crisis as Croatian leaders warn that their country might become overwhelmed by a rerouted wave of refugees.

ISIS claims to have beheaded Croatian hostage in Egypt

2015-08-12 14:12

ISIS claims to have beheaded a Croatian hostage abducted in Egypt, posting a purported picture of the victim's body on ISIS-affiliated Twitter accounts.

Father of Croatian abducted in Egypt calls for son's release

2015-08-07 11:44

The father of Tomislav Salopek, a Croatian national who was abducted in Cairo and has been threatened with execution by ISIS, has urged the kidnappers to release his son.

Concerns over Croatia tourism

2015-08-02 18:00

As Croatia gears up for exploration of oil and gas in the Adriatic sea, green groups have raised concerns about the environment and economy of the tourism-dependant country.

Huge blaze threatens village in southern Croatia

2015-07-21 10:11

Several dozen residents were evacuated from a village in southern Croatia as firefighters struggled to keep a raging forest fire away from houses.

Croatian's wallet returned 14 years later, with more money than he lost

2015-04-10 16:35

A Croatian man could not believe his eyes when he received a parcel containing a wallet he misplaced 14 years ago, full of more money than he originally lost, a newspaper reports.

Croatia, Serbia absolved of genocide

2015-02-03 18:48

The United Nations' highest court has ruled that neither Croatia nor Serbia have committed genocide against each other's populations.

Swiss stability bad for home ownership

2015-01-26 18:00

Croatian homeowners are facing a battle in paying off their mortgages as their principal debt never goes down, even after 10 years of paying.

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