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Croatia fears for Egypt hostage

Thursday, August 13th 2015, 14:54

Croatia says it fears the worst for one of its nationals abducted in Egypt but cannot confirm he has been beheaded by militants affiliated to Islamic State.
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VIDEO: Croatian hostage 'killed in Egypt'

Wednesday, August 12th 2015, 21:36
related countries: Egypt Egypt

A photograph posted online appears to show that a Croatian hostage has been beheaded by Islamic State militants in Egypt.
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Operation Storm marked 20 years on

Wednesday, August 5th 2015, 10:19
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Croatia holds a military parade to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Operation Storm, while neighbouring Serbia mourns the victims.
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Croatia deducted point for swastika

Thursday, July 23rd 2015, 16:05

Croatia are deducted a point from their Euro 2016 qualifying group as punishment for a swastika painted on the pitch.
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Croatia football officials arrested

Saturday, July 4th 2015, 15:52

Two senior officials with Croatia's leading football club are arrested on suspicion of embezzlement and tax evasion, police say.
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Mandzukic joins Juventus for £13.6m

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 17:03
related countries: Spain Spain

Serie A champions Juventus sign Croatia international striker Mario Mandzukic from Atletico Madrid for £13.6m.
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Karlovic breaks ATP aces record

Friday, June 19th 2015, 19:02

Croatia's Ivo Karlovic sets a new record for aces in a three-set match, firing 45 to beat Tomas Berdych in Halle.
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Croatia apologise for pitch swastika

Friday, June 12th 2015, 23:01
related countries: Italy Italy

The Croatia FA apologises after a swastika is marked on the pitch ahead of the Euro 2016 tie against Italy.
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BAT agrees to buy cigarette firm TDR

Monday, June 1st 2015, 15:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

British American Tobacco agrees to buy cigarette firm TDR from Croatia's Adris Grupa.
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Federer and Sharapova into last 16

Friday, May 29th 2015, 16:27
related countries: France France

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova reach the French Open fourth round, Britwatch, Murray latest, plus quotes of the day.
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Croatian veterans shelter in church

Friday, May 29th 2015, 14:35
related places: Zagreb

More than 100 Croatian war veterans take refuge inside a church after police disrupt their anti-government sit-in in central Zagreb.
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Czech man claims to create new state

Thursday, April 16th 2015, 10:31
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic, Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

A Czech man says he has founded a tiny new state between Croatia and Serbia.
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Watson beaten by Vekic in Charleston

Monday, April 6th 2015, 16:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Charleston

British number one Heather Watson loses to Croatia's Donna Vekic in round one of the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, USA.
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Djokovic helps Serbia into last eight

Saturday, March 7th 2015, 18:27
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

World number one Novak Djokovic helps Serbia reach the Davis Cup quarter-finals with a day to spare as they beat Croatia.
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Croatia drama wins Blackburn Prize

Wednesday, March 4th 2015, 13:17

A play about four generations of women growing up in Croatia after World War Two wins a prestigious playwriting prize for women.
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Court rejects Balkan genocide claims

Tuesday, February 3rd 2015, 14:57
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

The top UN court rejects claims by Serbia and Croatia of genocide against each other during the war which saw the break-up of Yugoslavia.
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VIDEO: Croatia elects first woman president

Monday, January 12th 2015, 10:22

Opposition challenger Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic becomes the first female president of Croatia, winning by the narrowest of margins.
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