Slavonski Brod, Croatia Newswire

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  1. BosutRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | TrekEarth

    The Bosut is a river in eastern Croatia and northwestern Serbia, a 186 km long left tributary of the Sava river.The Bosut originates as the BiA' river in central Slavonia region, on the southern slopes of the Dilj mountain, northwest of the city of Slavonski Brod. Generally flowing to the northeast, it has no major settlements though some larger villages are in the vicinity of the river .

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  2. Klepetan the stork flies to same rooftop in Croatia every year to be with its partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Daily Mail

    The ultimate lovebird: Stork flies to the same rooftop in Croatia every year for 14 years to be reunited with its crippled partner who cannot migrate after it was shot by a hunter A stork has melted hearts in Croatia by flying to the same rooftop every year for 14 years - to be reunited with its crippled partner. The faithful bird, called Klepetan, has returned once again to the village of Slavonski Brod in east Croatia after a 5,000 mile migration.

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  3. Croatia to receive refugees from TurkeyRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Zagreb, April 6 : Croatia will take in less than 500 refugees from Turkey as part of an agreement between the European Union and Turkey, Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovac has said. Croatia has agreed to receive the refugees from Turkey and it would fulfil its commitment, he said on Tuesday, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  4. Balkan nations shut down march of migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The route that more than 1 million migrants have used to traverse southeastern Europe was effectively shut down Wednesday, when four Balkan nations stopped waving the migrants through on their journey northward. The four countries - Slovenia, Serbia, Croatia and Macedonia - have closed their borders to new migrants with what was seen as the implicit backing of the European Union, which announced an agreement with Turkey on Tuesday to slow the flow of migrants.

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  5. Croatian government moves to enable army to help control borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Reuters

    Children try to keep themselves warm as migrants and refugees wait to continue their train journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia, February 10, 2016. A migrant looks through a train window as migrants and refugees wait for their train to depart to Slovenia on their journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia, February 10, 2016.

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  6. As flood of child refugees and migrants into Europe soars, UN calls for enhanced protectionRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2016 | United Nations

    A boy from Afghanistan receives warm gloves at a UNICEF distribution point in the Winter Reception Transit Center in Slavonski Brod, Croatia. Photo: UNICEF/Vanda Kljajo 2 February 2016 – Child protection systems across Europe are completely overwhelmed as the rate of youngsters in the flood of refugees and migrants has soared to one in three compared with one in 10 less than a year ago, the United Nations warned today, calling for strengthened steps to prevent exploitation and abuse.

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  7. Nato targets people smugglers in Aegean SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Independent.ie

    Two migrant twin brothers look at each other as they wait to continue their train journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia Nato is sending a naval flotilla "without delay" to help stop people smugglers in the Aegean Sea, following a request from Germany, Greece and Turkey, the alliance's chief said yesterday. Jens Stoltenberg told a press conference that Nato was directing the "standing maritime group to move into the Aegean without delay and start maritime surveillance activities" after alliance defence ministers backed the move.

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  8. Photos of the Day for Feb. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... a bungling contractor. (Peter Morrison/Associated Press) A migrant looks through a train window in Slavonski Brod, Croatia as she waits for their train to depart to Slovenia. (Darrin Zammit Zupi/Reuters) People holding portraits of late former Prime ...

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  9. Photos of the Day for Feb. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    ... a bungling contractor. (Peter Morrison/Associated Press) A migrant looks through a train window in Slavonski Brod, Croatia as she waits for the train to depart to Slovenia. (Darrin Zammit Zupi/Reuters) People, holding portraits of late former Prime ...

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  10. NATO looks at more direct role in migrant crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Migrants and refugees wait to continue their journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia. Migrants and refugees wait to be registered by the authorities before continuing their train journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia.

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  11. As flood of child refugees and migrants into Europe soars, UN calls for enhanced protectionRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | United Nations

    A boy from Afghanistan receives warm gloves at a UNICEF distribution point in the Winter Reception Transit Center in Slavonski Brod, Croatia. Photo: UNICEF/Vanda Kljajo 2 February 2016 – Child protection systems across Europe are completely overwhelmed as the rate of youngsters in the flood of refugees and migrants has soared to one in three compared with one in 10 less than a year ago, the United Nations warned today, calling for strengthened steps to prevent exploitation and abuse.

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  12. Priest helped refugees passing through CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    Dunedin Anglican priest Ivica Gregurec visited his home country, Croatia, last year to help at a refugee camp for people travelling through that nation to seek a new life in other European countries. Photo by Greta Yeoman Ivica Gregurec, who is a priest at the Anglican Parish of Dunedin North, returned to his home country of Croatia for a week last year to assist at a refugee camp.

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  13. European nations slap new restrictions on migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    European nations have adopted a raft of restrictive measures since the beginning of the year as they seek to stem an influx of asylum seekers: Migrants and refugees wait for security check after crossing the Macedonian border into Serbia, near the village of Miratovac, on Jan 29, 2016. Some 30,000 people who joined a rally in Copenhagen on Sep 12, 2015 in favour of taking in thousands of refugees seeking shelter in Europe.

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  14. Africa: Harsh Winter Makes Life Even Tougher for RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Harsh winter temperatures and related weather conditions, including heavy snowfalls, are making life even tougher for refugees struggling to overcome obstacles across the southern and eastern Balkan Peninsula, Turkey, the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. Temperatures in southern Serbia have dropped to -15 C in recent days.

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  15. Climate change is indeed a cause of social conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Migrants and refugees carrying their belongings arrive at a transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia on Nov. 4. Bernie Sanders, among others, has made statements linking climate change to terrorism. Migrants and refugees carrying their belongings arrive at a transit camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia on Nov. 4. Bernie Sanders, among others, has made statements linking climate change to terrorism.

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  16. In Croatian Refugee Camps, Haste Poses Hardship for Women, ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Women's eNews

    Speed is the name of the game for refugees going through Croatia and heading to the Hungarian or Slovenian border. But as winter nears, that's particularly hard on women and children coping with inadequate food, sanitation and safety.

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  17. Return to KokadjoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... back to 1999 when I was a Meteorologist in the United States Air Force attached to an army unit in Slavonski Brod, Croatia. I was thinking specifically about outposts, of which Kokadjo most certainly was and still isa and about the outpost I was ...

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  18. Refugees in winter: Icy receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Economist

    MOST teenagers only have to worry about acne, homework and heartache. Kasra, a 17-year-old boy from Afghanistan, faces more weighty problems.

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  19. Icy receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Economist

    MOST teenagers only have to worry about acne, homework and heartache. Kasra, a 17-year-old boy from Afghanistan, faces more weighty problems.

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  20. 'About 1,000 migrants have not been allowed to enter Serbia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | B92

    About a thousand of migrants have not been allowed to enter Serbia, after it was decided that only refugees from countries affected by war will be allowed in. Beta agency reporter in Presevo said on Thursday they saw police letting migrants from Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq, through, while migrants from other countries have not been given permission to enter Serbia.

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