Croatia, Croatia Newswire (Page 12)

Croatia, Croatia Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Croatia, Croatia. (Page 12)

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    May 29, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Croatian lawmakers on Friday passed a bill that compensates the victims of rape during the country's war for independence more than twenty years ago - a move hailed as a late but important step in healing the wounds of the 1991-95 conflict. Parliament passed the legislation - which entitles the victims to a one-time compensation of some 13,000 euros , a monthly allowance, as well as health care, counseling and legal aid - with 86 votes in favor and three abstentions.

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  2. Halilovic & Odegaard must not chase money - PaunovicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Goal.com

    EXCLUSIVE: The former Atletico Madrid star, himself a B team convert, believes the rising stars are only in the right place if they believe in the project Barcelona's Alen Halilovic and Real Madrid's Martin Odegaard are only at the right clubs if they were convinced by the project rather than potential fame and fortune, according to former Atletico Madrid star Veljko Paunovic. Both youngsters have been playing for the B teams of their respective clubs since making their moves to the Spanish giants in the past 12 months.

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  3. Foo Fighters, Kings Of Leon and Future Islands pay tribute as David Letterman retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | NME

    A host of music stars have paid tribute to Late Show host David Letterman, who retired last night. Having announced in April 2014 that he would be retiring after 33 years, Letterman's final episode last night was a star-studded affair with Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jim Carrey, Alec Baldwin, Steve Martin, Peyton Manning, and Barbara Walters all making appearances.

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  4. 14 gorgeous photos of beaches in CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Because of its location near the Adriatic Sea, Croatia is home to a variety of stunning beaches with clear blue waters. Whether it's Dubrovnik's well-known central beach or Vis Island's secluded Stiniva Beach that's hidden between two rocky cliffs, each beach has its own unique beauty.

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  5. Scotland: Leigh Griffiths relishing Easter Road tieRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    THERE is a Hibernian hue to Scotland's assignments next month that should make Leigh Griffiths feel like the national set-up is a home fit for his heroes. The Celtic striker's call-up by fellow Hibee Gordon Strachan is likely to earn him a first cap in just under two years at spiritual haunt Easter Road, where Scotland will contest a friendly with Qatar on 5 June.

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  6. Ireland sevens squad begin road to RioRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | RTE.ie

    The newly assembled squad, who are aiming to be part of the Sevens World Series in two years' time, will play Turkey, Belarus and Montenegro as they start a long-winded process to qualify for the Olympics in Rio. A top-four place in Rugby Europe's Division C tournament, taking place from 6-7 June, would see the side promoted and through to another tournament in Croatia a fortnight later.

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  7. British woman drowns in Dubrovnik after falling off luxury cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    Crew members who spotted the woman falling overboard dived into the water and pulled the 64-year-old to the shore, but despite the fact that medics were quickly on the scene, they were unable to save her. The tragedy happened in the early hours of Sunday morning while the boat, The Emanuel, was moored in the port of Gruz in Dubrovnik.

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  8. Sambo: Armenian Fighters Win Medals At European ChampionshipsRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Groong

    On May 15, on the first day of the competitions, Tigran Kirakosyan won the European title, while Ernest Hayrapetyan and Mavrik Nasibyan won silver and bronze medals, respectively, the Sambo Federation of Armenia reported. The following day, May 16, Armenia's Maxim Manukyan finished third in the competition.

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  9. Welcome to the world's newest country - the Kingdom of EnclavaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    The concept of Balkanisation has been taken to a new level with the creation of a brand new, self-declared country on the border between Slovenia and Croatia - the second such micro-nation to be formed in a month. The Kingdom of Enclava is unlikely to be given international recognition any time soon but its founders insist it has every right to exist because it has been established on land claimed by neither the Croats nor Slovenes.

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  10. Kramaric hails Leicester City survival and vows to improve next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Goal.com

    The 23-year-old Croatia international, who moved to the King Power Stadium in January but has made just six Premier League starts, says he will show his best form next season Andrej Kramaric says he cannot explain how Leicester City managed to escape relegation from the Premier League, and insists he will perform better next season. The striker moved to the King Power Stadium from Rijeka in January after turning down a transfer to Chelsea, but has struggled to make much of an impact so far even as his new club have pulled off a miraculous escape.

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  11. Tasty Tech Eye Candy Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Criminal Report Daily

    Robotic space eels, jet-powered go-karts, three-eyed crows and a phone that unlocks when you look at it. These and other amazing technologies are coming at you in our weekly roundup.

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  12. Enclava: The world's newest 'country' is also the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    But the land, which is the size of a back garden, is unlikely to be given international recognition any time soon. Nestled on the border between Slovenia and Croatia, its founders claim it has the right to exist because it has been established on land claimed by neither countries, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.

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  13. How 100sq m became a whole new countryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    A TINY strip of disputed land between Slovenia and Croatia has been declared a new state - and 5000 people have already applied to be citizens. It even has a currency.

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  14. Man United reject Henriquez stays hot in CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Chile striker Angelo Henriquez produced his best performance for Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb after scoring a second-half hat-trick in a 4-0 home rout of traditional rivals Hajduk Split on Saturday. The 21-year old was signed by Manchester United in 2012 but has never played for the Premier League giants and was loaned to Dinamo last year after spells at Wigan Athletic and Spanish side Real Zaragoza.

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  15. Croatian students learn Chinese calligraphy during Chinese Culture WeekRead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Croatian students learn Chinese calligraphy at a workshop at Ivan Gundulic Elementary School in Zagreb, capital of Croatia, May 15, 2015. The caligraphy workshop was organized by Confucius Institute at the University of Zagreb as part of Chinese Culture Week which kicked off on Monday.

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  16. On Nastive GroundDON'T Blame Me. I'M from VermontRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2010 | American Reporter

    Last night's election results have been "discounted" in the truest sense by not just Wall Street but by most foreign stock markets. It is a good refresher course in the fact that markets are usually anticipatory.

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  17. Tourists proclaim 'Kingdom of Enclava'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | The China Post

    Just weeks after a Czech politician created his own country, a group of Poles have declared a new state - the "Kingdom of Enclava," on the border between Slovenia and Croatia. During a recent visit to Slovenia, Piotr Wawrzynkiewicz and his friends learnt from locals that there was an unclaimed strip of land near the Slovenian town of Metlika, some 50 kilometers west of Croatia's capital Zagreb.

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  18. Polish tourists proclaim 'Kingdom of Enclava'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Just weeks after a Czech politician created his own country, a group of Poles have declared a new state -- the "Kingdom of Enclava", on the border between Slovenia and Croatia. During a recent visit to Slovenia, Piotr Wawrzynkiewicz and his friends learnt from locals that there was an unclaimed strip of land near the Slovenian town of Metlika, some 50 kilometres west of Croatia's capital Zagreb.

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  19. Serbian Court Quashes Treason Conviction Of WWII GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    In Belgrade, rival demonstrators rallied over a court decision overturning the 1946 conviction of a Serbian nationalist commander whose Chetnik forces fought Josip Broz Tito's communist partisans. General Dragoljub "Draza" Mihailovic was executed after a communist court ruled that he collaborated with Nazis during World War II.

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  20. Festival in Croatia cancels Houellebecq play over securityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A summer festival in Croatia has removed a play by controversial French writer Michel Houellebecq from its program because of security concerns. The Dubrovnik Festival said Thursday that the play - based on Houellebecq's 1998 novel "The Elementary Particles" - was canceled after Croatia's police determined that "staging the play would present a security risk."

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