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The official celebrations in the centre of Zagreb on 1 July as Croatia becomes an official EU member (photo credit: © Dzoja Gunda Barysaite, European Council)

Croatia: enlargement in a time of crisis

July 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Niels Goet Follow @NielsGoet   On 1 July 2013, the European Union welcomed its 28th member: Croatia. The country, situated on the Adriatic in the Western Balkans adds some 4.5 million people to the...

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By: Elko BrummelmanFollow @ElkoBrummelman   On June 17th, Czech Prime Minister Petr Nečas resigned after his chief of staff, Jana Nagyová and others closely related to the government were arrested on accusation of corruption and...

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José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Zoran Milanović, Croatian Prime Minister (Credit © European Union, EC Audiovisual Services 2013)

Integration or Disintegration?

March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Egzon Gashi Follow @EGashi17   On July 1st, 2013, Croatia is set to become the 28th member of the European Union. Buried behind all of the current economic crises and hardship that has plagued...

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