Croatian Democratic Union

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Name: Croatian Democratic Union
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Grabar Kitarovic sees Josipovic's term as "empty slogan" about justice

The Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) candidate for the country's president, Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, has described the term of the incumbent Ivo Josipovic as "an empty slogan about a sort of new justice," criticising him for not doing enough to revive ... [Published Dalje.com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Karamarko: Election referendum would confirm disenfranchisement of expats

Tomislav Karamarko said on Saturday his opposition Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) did not support a referendum by the civil society group "In the Name of the Family" to amend electoral legislation because not only would it not solve the issue of the ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Public broadcaster's programmes director responds to HDZ's criticism

The HRT public broadcaster's programmes director, Sasa Runjic, on Thursday responded to criticism from the opposition Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ), saying that as long as he held this position he would not yield his powers and responsibilities to anyone, ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Vukovar bridge renamed after French volunteer Jean-Michel Nicolier

The Vukovar Town Council on Thursday decided to rename the town's pedestrian bridge across the River Vuka after French volunteer Jean-Michel Nicolier, killed during the defence of the town against besieging Serb paramilitaries backed by the Yugoslav army ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Govt. has minority in parliament after ex-county head activates mandate

When parliament formally confirms the activation of former Sisak county head Marina Lovric Merzel's mandate as an MP and the end of the mandate of Zoran Vasic, who sat in parliament in her place during her term as county head, the government of Prime ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ruling coalitions MPs commend Hina;Opposition: It will end up like Vjesnik

Endorsing a report on the work of Hina's Governing Council in 2013 on Wednesday evening, members of the ruling coalition in Parliament commended the work of the agency's new editorial board and management, but the opposition HDZ party, which did not support ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

PM says changing local self-government model requires consensus of gov't

Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic said on Wednesday that changes to the current model of local self-government cannot be decided at a single parliamentary session or during a single parliament term, and that the matter required a consensus between the ruling ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

PM says Croatia has more serious issues than election law amendments

"Frankly, Croatia has more serious issues," Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic said on Wednesday to representatives of the nongovernmental election monitoring organisation GONG who asked him if he would back theirs and a motion by a group of MPs for amending ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Constitutional law expert, HDZ MEP propose temporary ban on referendums

An expert on constitutional law and external member of the Croatian parliament's Committee on the Constitution, Branko Smerdel, on Monday proposed that a separate constitutional law be passed to impose a temporary ban on referendums until a new law on ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

HDZ, HSLS sign coalition agreement

The presidents of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) and the Croatian Social Liberal Party (HSLS) on Wednesday signed an agreement on a pre- and post-election coalition, saying they wanted to unite forces to draw up a joint economic agenda and implement ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

HDZ party's coalition partners to support its presidential candidate

A senior official of the opposition Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party said on Monday the party expected its coalition partners to support its presidential candidate Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, noting that her campaign would be "positive and victori ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

HDZ for changing electoral law, not for referendum

The strongest opposition party, the HDZ, is in favour of amending electoral legislation but not by referendum or only partly, as proposed by the "In the Name of the Family" civil initiative, HDZ MP Davorin Mlakar told reporters on Wednesday.He said electoral ... [Published Dalje.com - Aug 27 2014]

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Grabar Kitarovic criticised Josipovic for having done nothing in four and half years of his term "and now during the (six-month) remainder his term, he is trying to outline some changes of the Constitution in which he requests citizens to allow him to have greater powers" , which she branded as an irresponsible move to change the basic document in the run-up to elections
"In this way we pay tribute to a man who came from France to Croatia to fight for Vukovar and who ultimately gave his life for truth and justice in Croatia" Mayor Ivan Penava of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) said
...MP Nedzad Hodzic today formed a parliamentary group with Linic and former Labour Party member Branko Vuksic but continues to back the government. "This majority has certain shortcomings but the problems they encountered when they came to power are much bigger than the public knows. They can and must do better, but I will continue to support this government in matters I agree with."
Josip Djakic of the opposition HDZ party criticised the government and the Prime Minister during Question Time for "incomplete and failed reform initiatives in (the ruling parties' election platform) Agenda 21" , asking what had been decided about the reform of local and regional self-government bodies, namely whether counties or municipalities would be abolished...

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Grabar Kitarovic sees Josipovic's term as "empt... [Published Dalje.com - 20 hours ago]
Karamarko: Election referendum would confirm di... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 20 2014]
Vukovar bridge renamed after French volunteer J... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
Public broadcaster's programmes director respon... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
Govt. has minority in parliament after ex-count... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
HDZ says public broadcaster in service of Josip... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
Ruling coalitions MPs commend Hina;Opposition: ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 18 2014]
PM says changing local self-government model re... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 17 2014]
PM says Croatia has more serious issues than el... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 17 2014]
Constitutional law expert, HDZ MEP propose temp... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 15 2014]
Minister, parliament speaker comment on propose... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 15 2014]
Grbin: GONG motion to amend electoral system mo... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 15 2014]
Grabar Kitarovic against Josipovic's initiative... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 13 2014]
HSS satisfied with Grabar Kitarovic's candidacy... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 13 2014]
Justice minister files complaint over alleged s... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 13 2014]
Cyrillic textbooks for Bunjevci:Poor cooperatio... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 13 2014]
BiH's general election campaign kicks off compl... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 12 2014]
HDZ, HSLS sign coalition agreement [Published Dalje.com - Sep 10 2014]
Croatian MEP to head EU-Ukraine delegation [Published Turkish Weekly - Sep 10 2014]
HDZ party's coalition partners to support its p... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 08 2014]
Former economy minister slams government's meas... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 06 2014]
Journalists Association pushes for elimination ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 05 2014]
Opposition chief: Sabo and Merzel cases show SD... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 03 2014]
Ex-Vukovar mayor given 16 months for attempted ... [Published Dalje.com - Sep 02 2014]
Minister of interior back at work after illness [Published Dalje.com - Sep 01 2014]
Josipovic pushes for Bosnian Croats' equal status [Published Dalje.com - Aug 30 2014]
HDZ says GDP decline result of poor government ... [Published Dalje.com - Aug 29 2014]
HDZ for changing electoral law, not for referendum [Published Dalje.com - Aug 27 2014]
Croatian minister rules out motorway passing th... [Published Dalje.com - Aug 26 2014]
Split city council wont discuss proposal to nam... [Published Dalje.com - Aug 25 2014]
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