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News Croatia police: Croatian police accused of spray-painting heads of asylum seekers

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Croatian police accused of spray-painting heads of asylum seekers
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2020/may/12/croatian-police-accused-of-shaving-and-spray-painting-heads-of-asylum-seekers

UN has asked the government to investigate latest allegations of abuse against migrants crossing on Balkan route from Bosnia ...

News Croatia police: Drunken death threats: Ex-Croatia star Ognjen Vukojevic arrested after 'threatening to kill' his 'Miss Croatia' wife - REPORT

Published on: Saturday 09 May 2020
Drunken death threats: Ex-Croatia star Ognjen Vukojevic arrested after 'threatening to kill' his 'Miss Croatia' wife - REPORT
News source: https://www.rt.com/sport/488238-drunken-death-threats-ex-croatia-international-ognjen-vukojevic/

Former Croatia international and current Under-21 manager Ognjen Vukojevic was arrested by police Friday night after allegedly threatening to kill his wife, her mother and her sister while in a drunken state, according to reports.

News Croatia police: Croatian Police Accused of Humiliating Asylum Seekers by Spray-Painting Their Heads

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Croatian Police Accused of Humiliating Asylum Seekers by Spray-Painting Their Heads
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/croatian-police-accused-humiliating-asylum-seekers-spray-painting-their-heads-1503647

The UNHCR is "deeply concerned" about reports of abuse and violence against migrants and asylum seekers at the Croatian border.

News Croatia police: Striking teachers rally in Croatia for higher wages

Published on: Tuesday 05 November 2019
Striking teachers rally in Croatia for higher wages
News source: https://www.koin.com/news/international/striking-teachers-rally-in-croatia-for-higher-wages/

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — More than 2,000 teachers and other employees in Croatia’s education system have rallied in the capital of Zagreb to press for higher wages after being on strike for nearly a month. Carrying banners and blowing whistles, the protesters marched Wednesday through the city before gathering outside government headquarters in Zagreb. The […]

News Croatia police: Reader Report: From Newport to Croatia — ambassador shares his elegant but guarded life

Published on: Wednesday 06 November 2019
Reader Report: From Newport to Croatia — ambassador shares his elegant but guarded life
News source: https://www.latimes.com/socal/daily-pilot/news/story/2019-11-06/reader-report-from-newport-to-croatia-ambassador-shares-his-elegant-but-guarded-life

U.S. ambassador to Croatia W. Robert “Bob” Kohorst, a Newport Beach businessman, opened his official home near Zagreb to a Newport couple, providing a glimpse of the "homey yet elegant style" and heavy security that surround him.

News Croatia police: The Latest: Croatia police find 9 migrants in crate in van

Published on: Tuesday 05 November 2019
The Latest: Croatia police find 9 migrants in crate in van
News source: http://www.startribune.com/the-latest-croatia-police-find-9-migrants-in-crate-in-van/564513562/

Police in Croatia say they have discovered nine migrants crammed in a bolted crate at the back of a van. Police say they found the migrants early Tuesday in eastern Croatia after stopping the van with ...

News Croatia police: Europe: Police Cracks a Migrant Smuggling Gang

Published on: Wednesday 23 October 2019
Europe: Police Cracks a Migrant Smuggling Gang
News source: https://www.occrp.org/en/daily/10961-europe-police-cracks-a-migrant-smuggling-gang

Between July and October, police from Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy and Croatia, backed by Europol, were able to identify more than 150 migrants illegally transported from Slovenia to the ...

News Croatia police: Bosnian Police Round Up Migrants, Move Them To Controversial Camp As Winter Nears

Published on: Wednesday 16 October 2019
Bosnian Police Round Up Migrants, Move Them To Controversial Camp As Winter Nears
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/bosnian-police-round-up-migrants-move-them-to-controversial-camp-as-winter-nears/30219987.html

A video broadcast on October 16 by local media shows police taking migrants on foot in a long column toward the Vucjak migrant camp near the city of Bihac, about 10 kilometers from the Croatian border ...

News Croatia police: 'Justice for Jerry': Runaway bull charms Croatia

Published on: Sunday 27 October 2019
'Justice for Jerry': Runaway bull charms Croatia
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/justice-jerry-runaway-bull-charms-croatia-113114208.html

The plight of a fugitive one-year-old bull named Jerry has won hearts in Croatia after the animal escaped from a slaughterhouse last Friday and has been on the lam ever since. "Justice for Jerry" and "Hang in there Jerry!" read some of the comments rooting for the bull on social

News Croatia police: Canadian police confirm sightings of murder suspects

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Canadian police confirm sightings of murder suspects
News source: https://www.stltoday.com/news/world/canadian-police-confirm-sightings-of-murder-suspects/article_2b55ed95-3137-592f-b2e3-ad4521e37383.html

Fowler, the son of a chief inspector with the New South Wales Police Department, was living in British Columbia and Deese was visiting him. They met at a hostel in Croatia and their romance blossomed ...

News Croatia police: A young couple was last seen embracing at a gas station. Now police are searching for their killers

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
A young couple was last seen embracing at a gas station. Now police are searching for their killers
News source: https://fox2now.com/2019/07/28/a-young-couple-was-last-seen-embracing-at-a-gas-station-now-police-are-searching-for-their-killers/

Early Sunday, police tweeted a photo of a polar bear spotted ... a tragic love story that started when Fowler and Deese met in Croatia years ago. Relatives remembered the couple as avid travelers ...

News Croatia police: UPDATE 1-Croatian soldier dies in Afghanistan suicide attack

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
UPDATE 1-Croatian soldier dies in Afghanistan suicide attack
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/1-croatian-soldier-dies-afghanistan-112448975.html

BELGRADE/KABUL, July 24 (Reuters) - A Croatian soldier serving in Afghanistan died and two were seriously injured in a suicide attack on their convoy outside the capital of Kabul on Wednesday, authorities said. It was the first Croatian fatality in Afghanistan since the former Yugoslav republic and

News Croatia police: Police bust international Balkan cocaine cartel

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Police bust international Balkan cocaine cartel
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/police-bust-international-balkan-cocaine-cartel/2019/07/25/f64e26ac-aee9-11e9-9411-a608f9d0c2d3_story.html

Croatian police launched the investigation in early 2018, which spread to include law enforcement authorities from South America, Asia and across Europe as well as country offices of the U.S. Drug ...

News Croatia police: Police seek Canadian teens accused in deaths

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
Police seek Canadian teens accused in deaths
News source: https://www.wfmz.com/news/police-seek-canadian-teens-accused-in-deaths/1100755612

Early Sunday, police tweeted a photo of a polar bear spotted during the ... heartbroken relatives on two continents are grieving a tragic love story that started when the couple met in Croatia years ...

News Croatia police: Flip Benkovic thanks Celtic for Croatia call-up as he drops new hint over his future

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Flip Benkovic thanks Celtic for Croatia call-up as he drops new hint over his future
News source: https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/sport/football/football-transfer-news/flip-benkovic-thanks-celtic-croatia-16187912

Filip Benkovic insists his first-ever Croatia call-up is all down to Celtic ... victim of a decade of sexual abuse from her dad Richard and broke down as she showed police the home where she grew up ...

News Croatia police: Italy, Croatia, Greece and Cyprus offer to send firefighting planes to Israel

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Italy, Croatia, Greece and Cyprus offer to send firefighting planes to Israel
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/liveblog-may-23-2019/

He does not specify which countries Israel would approach, but a senior Fire Department official said earlier they could turn to Cyprus, Greece and Croatia for help. A police official tells Channel 13 ...

News Croatia police: Italian police chief: former IS militants may pose as refugees

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098537391/Italian-police-chief-former-IS-militants-may-pose-as-refugees

state police confirmed that the yearly summit, dubbed the Rome Forum, now in its sixth edition, combining delegations from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, the Republic ...

News Croatia police: Croats gather in Austria for controversial commemoration

Published on: Saturday 18 May 2019
News source: https://www.newsday.com/news/world/croats-gather-in-austria-for-controversial-commemoration-1.31246697

Austrian police officers observe as thousands of mourners gather for a liturgical service in Bleiburg, Austria, Saturday, May 18, 2019. Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters have gathered in a ...