Croatia’s Jews boycott Holocaust Remembrance in protest
Europe

Croatia’s Jews boycott Holocaust Remembrance in protest

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia’s Jewish community on Friday, Jan. 27 boycotted the official Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony, saying the conservative government is not doing enough to curb pro-Nazi sentiments in the European Union’s newest member. Ognjen Kraus, the coordinator of the Jewish communities in Croatia, said the decision was made after authorities failed to … Continue reading

Doctors treat new wave of asylum seekers in Croatia
Europe / International News

Doctors treat new wave of asylum seekers in Croatia

BAPSKA, Croatia (AP) — Doctors treated children including newborns for exposure as dropping temperatures Monday worsened the plight of asylum-seekers walking for days in hopes of reaching sanctuary in Europe. A new group of migrants crossed into Croatia late Sunday, crossing the border near the small village of Bapska. They walked through cornfields and forests … Continue reading