Croatia

Croatia ombudsperson: WWII fascist symbols widespread

Croatia’s Ombudsperson said that Ustasha symbols have become increasingly visible in the country, while the crimes of the Nazi-allied movement are being downplayed by politicians and media.

Sunglasses company holds photoshoot at Croatian Holocaust memorial

An Australian sunglasses company that used a Holocaust memorial in Croatia for a photo shoot has removed its new advertising campaign.

Croatia removes pro-Nazi plaque near death camp

Croatian authorities on Thursday removed a plaque bearing a salute used by the country’s pro-Nazi regime during the Second World War that was placed last year near the site...

Croatian anti-fascists and Serbs gather at WWII death camp site

Croatian anti-fascists and Serb minority groups on Saturday held a commemoration ceremony at the site of a notorious World War II death camp, boycotting the official event over alleged...

Croatian Serbs join Jews in boycotting WWII camp commemoration

Croatian Serbs said on Monday that they will join the country’s Jews in the second consecutive snub of a commemoration for victims of the country’s Second World War death...

Croatia creates panel to study its pro-Nazi and Communist past

Croatia’s conservative government on Thursday formed a council to deal with the country’s previous pro-Nazi and Communist regimes in a bid to overcome the deep divisions that still exist...

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