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President starts talks on new PM in deadlocked Croatia

Zagreb - Croatia's president opened talks with parliamentary parties Thursday to try and name a prime minister-designate and end a political stalemate after an election 18 days ago failed to produce an outright winner.

Biden calls for greater cooperation at Europe's borders

Zagreb - US Vice President Joe Biden called at a Western Balkans summit Wednesday for greater cooperation at European borders to deal with the flow of migrants and to fight terrorist threats.

Croatian parties in tough talks to form government

Zagreb - Croatia's political parties faced tough negotiations Monday to cobble together a government after the conservative opposition narrowly won an election, heightening uncertainty in a country battling the migration crisis and a sluggish economy.

Croatian rivals neck-and-neck in vote overshadowed by migrant crisis

Zagreb - Croatia's rival political blocs were on track to take an equal share of seats in parliament, an exit poll showed Sunday, after a general election overshadowed by the migrant crisis and a sluggish economy.

Main rivals in Croatia vote: Struggling PM vs former spy chief

Zagreb - Croatia began voting in a general election Sunday, with the conservative opposition bidding to retake power from a centre-left alliance that has largely failed to implement promised reforms.

Croatia goes to the polls facing migrant wave, economic woes

Zagreb - Croatians voted in a general election Sunday with conservatives aspiring to return to power as the EU nation faces a wave of migrants and slowly emerges from six years of recession.

Croatia votes as migrants flow in, economy languishes

Zagreb - Croatians vote in a general election Sunday as the nation faces an ongoing influx of refugees -- a crisis that rival political camps have tried to exploit, while lacking concrete policy pledges to kickstart the sluggish economy.

Slovenia buckles as migrants rush to escape winter, border closures

- Slovenia on Tuesday called in the army to help it manage a flood of refugees seeking to reach northern Europe ahead of winter, as the small EU state became the latest trouble spot on the migrant trail.

Croatia to divert migrants to Slovenia as Hungary announces border closure

Zagreb - Croatia is set to divert migrants passing through its territory towards Slovenia after Hungary, where most were headed, announced it would close their common border, Croatia's interior minister said Friday.

Croatia calls election for early November

Zagreb - Croatia's president on Monday called a parliamentary election for November 8, a vote expected to be a tight race as the EU member grapples with a migrant influx and a weak economy.

Croatia braces for winter as shivering migrants pour in

Opatovac - The Croatian sun has given way to rain and the temperature has dropped, but refugees and migrants continue to stream into the country, forcing officials and charities to scramble to prepare for wintry conditions.

Top Croatian court overturns ex-PM's jail term for graft

Zagreb - Croatia's Supreme Court has overturned a nine-year prison sentence and ordered a retrial for former prime minister Ivo Sanader, who was jailed for embezzling millions of euros in public funds, a spokesman said Thursday.

Tired Croatian bus drivers ferry migrants day and night

Baranjsko Petrovo Selo - They usually chauffeur tourists or school children, but Croatian bus drivers are now working into the night ferrying thousands of migrants from one corner of their country to another."Temporary transport," say the signs on their buses.

Hungary's border policy 'unacceptable': Croatia PM

- Hungary's policy towards migrants is "unacceptable" and will not stop the flow of desperate people trying to reach Europe, the prime minister of neighbouring Croatia, Zoran Milanovic, said Tuesday.

Record migrant arrivals in Croatia as crisis deepens

Zagreb - Croatia on Saturday announced an unprecedented spike in the arrival of migrants on a long, dangerous journey towards western Europe as the continent's worst post-World War II refugee crisis showed no sign of abating.

Croatia, Serbia calm migrant border tensions after EU wades in

Zagreb - Croatia and Serbia moved to ease tensions along their shared border on Friday after the EU's powerful executive intervened in a bitter row sparked by Europe's biggest postwar influx of refugee.

Syrian rock musicians on unexpected 'exile tour' through Europe

Zagreb - Like tens of thousands of their fellow countrymen fleeing war, members of a Syrian rock group exiled in Lebanon undertook a perilous journey to reach Europe.

Scandinavia, Germany in with migrants, southern Europe out

Zagreb - The European Union may have reluctantly agreed to share out 120,000 refugees among most of its 28 member states, but many migrants know exactly where they want to go: northern Europe... and only northern Europe.

Croatia PM urges Serbia to redirect migrants to ease burden

Zagreb - Croatian Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic urged Serbia Tuesday to resume directing migrants to Hungary and Romania to help ease the burden on his own country.

Men left behind as families first into Slovenia

- Hundreds of men fleeing war and misery without their loved ones found themselves stuck at the Croatian border with Slovenia Sunday, as families travelling together continued on their long, muddy route to a new life in western Europe.
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