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31 Mar 15 Croatia Convicts Serb Militiaman of Killing ‘Human Shields’

Zagreb county court sentenced former Croatian Serb militiaman Leonard Jankovic to ten years in jail for war crimes against civilians and prisoners of war who were abused and killed in 1991.

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30 Mar 15 Croatian War Veterans File Charges Against PM

War veterans who have been protesting for over five months said they filed charges against Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic and two Croatian media outlets, accusing them of inciting hatred.

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27 Mar 15 Croatia Arrests Serb War Crimes Suspect

Cedomir Vukadin, alleged to be a former army captain in the self-declared wartime Republic of Serbian Krajina entity in Croatia, is suspected of abusing five villagers in 1993.

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26 Mar 15 Croatia’s Satirical ‘Feral Tribune’ Celebrated in Print

A new book explores the history of Feral Tribune, a provocative anti-establishment magazine that investigated and satirised the authorities in Croatia for more than two decades.

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25 Mar 15 Hague Tribunal Screens Bosnia War Film in Zagreb

The documentary depicts wartime crimes by Croat and Bosniak-led forces in central Bosnia which ended in prosecutions at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.

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24 Mar 15 ‘Naked Island’ Film Revisits Yugoslav Prison Colony

Director Tiha K. Gudac’s documentary was inspired by her grandfather’s experience of being imprisoned at the notorious Communist-era Goli Otok jail camp on a Croatian island.

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23 Mar 15 Anti-Fascist League Founded in Croatia

The newly-formed Anti-Fascist League will attempt to tackle what it says are the growing pro-fascist and extreme nationalist tendencies in Croatian society.

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20 Mar 15 Croatian Law Should Penalise Attacks on War, Judge Says

The President of the Zagreb County Court has called for the Croatian law code to contain jail terms for those denying the defensive character of the independence war - but some call it an attack on free speech.

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17 Mar 15 Croatia Ordered to Compensate Missing Serb’s Family

Zagreb municipal court ruled that Croatia must pay 78,400 euro in compensation to the family of a Serb who went missing and was found dead after being seized by Croatian forces in 1991, media reported.

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17 Mar 15 Croatian Police Charge Protesting War Veterans

Police filed misdemeanour charges against war veterans’ leaders who have been staging an unsanctioned sit-in for five months in Zagreb, as well as a group that protested against them.

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16 Mar 15 Hague Tribunal Rejects Goran Hadzic Release Plea

The UN-backed court turned down a request for provisional release for medical treatment from former Croatian Serb leader Hadzic, who is on trial for alleged war crimes.

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13 Mar 15 Zagreb Braces for Rival Protests Over War Veterans

Nationalist singer Marko ‘Thompson’ Perkovic and the Occupy Croatia movement have called rival demonstrations for and against war veterans who have been holding an anti-government sit-in.

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12 Mar 15 Croats Split on Value of Serbian Minister's Visit

Croatian political analysts differ on the lasting signficance of Wednesday’s visit to Zagreb of Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic.

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11 Mar 15 Dacic Aims to Ease Serbia-Croatia Tensions in Zagreb

Serbia's Foreign Minister, Ivica Dacic, is in Zagreb on a mission to iron out differences with Croatia - which need to be cleared up before Serbia can open EU membership talks.

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09 Mar 15 Croatia Tries Serbian ‘Scorpions’ Paramilitary

A member of the Scorpions paramilitary unit has gone on trial in Osijek in Croatia, accused of helping to execute six Bosniaks from Srebrenica during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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