Croatia president blames poll defeat on sexism, ‘fake news’

By |januar 13th, 2020|corruption, Croatia, Croatia elections, Ivo Sanader, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, News, press freedom, Zoran Milanović|

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović on Saturday (11 January) blamed sexism and "fake news" for her defeat in elections last week, as well as a rival who split the right-wing electorate she was counting on.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia president blames poll defeat on sexism, ‘fake news’

Former leftist Prime Minister wins Croatia presidential poll

By |januar 6th, 2020|Croatia, Croatia elections, Croatian Presidency, News|

Leftist former prime minister Zoran Milanovic, who has pledged to make Croatia a tolerant country turning the page on its wartime past, won Sunday’s presidential run-off vote, defeating the incumbent conservative leader. Milanovic took 52.7% of the vote while President...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Former leftist Prime Minister wins Croatia presidential poll

Croatian president to face centre-left ex-PM in run-off

By |december 23rd, 2019|Croatia, Croatia elections, Croatian Presidency, elections, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, News, Zoran Milanović|

Croatia's conservative president narrowly made it to a run-off election against a centre-left former premier on Sunday (22 December), after a nationalist folk singer won over a large chunk of her camp's far-right wing.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatian president to face centre-left ex-PM in run-off

Croatia to pick a president in tight three-way race

By |december 20th, 2019|Croatia, Croatia elections, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, News|

A nationalist folk singer and a leftist former premier are challenging Croatia's conservative president in a close election race on Sunday (22 December) that could loosen her camp's grip on power.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatia to pick a president in tight three-way race

EU vote creates turmoil in Croatia’s ruling conservative party

By |junij 5th, 2019|Croatia, Croatia elections, EU elections 2019, News|

The somewhat unexpected outcome of the recent EU elections has opened the Pandora’s Box in Croatia’s ruling conservative HDZ party, whose right-wing faction is now loudly highlighting the need for a leadership change.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU vote creates turmoil in Croatia’s ruling conservative party