Another Croatian Maliciously Convicted By Yugoslav Communist Regime – Rehabilitated

Zagreb county court on Thursday 20 July 2017 published its decision to quash the verdicts that communist Yugoslav “people’s” courts handed down on 21 November 1945 convicting and pronouncing death-by-firing-squad sentence to academic Filip Lukas, in absentia, over his close ties with the WWII Independent Croatia movement. Wise and careful, Prof. Lukas fled Croatia just […]

In Memoriam – Mojmir Damjanovic

  “A 20th Century Personal Journey of Love and Suffering For Croatia” Mojmir Damjanovic passed away at 96 years of age on 10 November 2016 in Sydney Australia – he was my friend. For Mojmir life began soon after the end of World War I, when Croatia was torn away from the Austro-Hungarian Empire and […]

Croatia: Franjo Tudjman Finally Stands Tall As National Unity Deemed Paramount

  President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has Friday 19 February 2016 on the occasion of marking one year in office hosted within “Days of open doors” a ceremony of unveiling at the foyer of the Office of the President in Zagreb a bronze bust by sculptor Kruno Bosnjak of Croatia’s first president Franjo Tudjman.   […]

Croatian Political Left Scavenging Over Conservative Terrain: Can Seven Year Itch Play

  2015 will most likely see the seventh parliamentary elections since the parliament was inaugurated in May 1990. If it doesn’t, then the beginning of 2016 will. In an analogy with a relationship between a man and a woman, if I think of each parliamentary mandate as representing one year in the relationship between the […]

A Brief History of The War in Croatia – Background, Battlefields and Outcomes

Recently this blog received a request from readers and bloggers for a post on what started the war in Croatia in the 1990’s, explaining that perhaps many ordinary Americans understand very little about it. As the subject is complex an article can hardly give it detail justice but it is hoped that this post (with […]

Franjo Tudjman never went as far as Oliver Cromwell

Election campaigns for leadership of Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) are entering the last leg in the race when thick dust gets raised as candidates gallop to the finish line (20 May). There’s renewed pledges by candidates to return HDZ to its original values set by the late President dr. Franjo Tudjman and to return to […]

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