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The Ficus That Crossed an Ocean
My grandmother wrapped the branch in a damp cloth and hid it in her black coat. âIf the ficus takes root here then Iâll take root too,â she said.
E.U. Hoped Balkan Border Deal Would Be Model for Peace. Then It Collapsed.
Croatia refuses to recognize a ruling on its 26-year border dispute with Slovenia, leaving the bloc without a model for conflict resolution for other Western Balkan nations.
Yugoslavia Tribunal Leaves Rich Legacy, but âImmenseâ Challenges Remain
During its 24-year life, it indicted 161 people, heard from 5,000 witnesses and expanded international law. Justice, though, is still a âlong-term undertaking.â
A War Criminal Drank Poison in Court, and Died. How Could This Happen?
The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia is investigating Slobodan Praljakâs suicide on Wednesday in The Hague.
House Hunting in â¦ Croatia
The property market on the Croatian coast is recovering from the 2008 recession, with moderate price growth and renewed interest from foreign buyers.
A Renovated Apartment in a Stone House In Croatia
A second-floor home with a private roof deck and a terrace in the island city of Trogir, near Split, is on the market for about $2.1 million.
Croatian War Criminal Dies After Swallowing Poison in Court
At a tribunal considering appeals by six Croats convicted over actions in Bosnia, a former general swallowed the contents of a small container after his sentence was upheld.
Banking on Titoâs Yacht to Steer a Cultural Renaissance
Rijeka, Croatia, anointed a European capital of culture, wants to restore and showcase the rusting boat used by the Yugoslav leader, but far-right nationalists are outraged.
Can a Wild Daisy Rejuvenate Croatiaâs Farming Economy?
Cosmetics manufacturers use an extract from a proliferating plant on the Adriatic coast in high-end creams. But so far local farmers have been unable to benefit financially.
Croatia and Switzerland Clinch World Cup Berths
Both teams earned scoreless draws in the second legs of their playoff series to earn spots in next summerâs tournament in Russia.
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