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Stories with place: Croatia
  • Garcia beats Lucic-Baroni to win Strasbourg International 
    Updated: May-21-16 12:17 pm

    STRASBOURG, France - Caroline Garcia of France beat veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia 6-4, 6-1 to win the Strasbourg International on Saturday for her second career title.

  • Refugees tell of being pushed back into Greece from Balkans story has photos
    Updated: May-20-16 6:59 am

    IDOMENI, Greece - Anwar Ismail Murad passed almost effortlessly along what has become known as the Balkan route, heading north from Greece to Macedonia, through Serbia, Croatia and on to Slovenia. He reached there on Feb. 14, when the border was still open, but that's where his dream abruptly died.

  • Croats commemorate WWII massacre amid far-right surge 
    Updated: May-14-16 11:49 am

    BLEIBURG, Austria - Thousands of far-right supporters, many brandishing insignia and waving flags of Croatia's World War II Ustasha regime, gathered Saturday in a field in southern Austria to commemorate the massacre of pro-Nazis by victorious communists at the end of the war.

  • Croatian president urges national reconciliation 
    Updated: May-09-16 4:11 pm

    ZAGREB, Croatia - Croatia's president has made an appeal for reconciliation between right and left-wing supporters for the sake of the future of EU's newest member state.

  • Candidate for next UN chief asks to meet Security Council 
    Updated: May-05-16 2:34 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - Croatia's former foreign minister, who is campaigning to be the next secretary-general of the United Nations, said she has asked to meet members of the U.N. Security Council who will make the final decision.

  • Olympic skating scandal official in 4-man race to lead ISU 
    Updated: Apr-27-16 4:39 am

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland - A French official who was suspended in the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic figure skating judging scandal is running in the International Skating Union's presidential election.