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Huge Interest In Croatia v Serbia Tickets From Abroad


Enormous interest from the Croatian community abroad for tickets for the upcoming World Cup Qualifier against Serbia in Zagreb has left the Croatian Football Federation with an envious predicament. “There has been unforseen interest from the diaspora, for example from Germany and Switzerland there have been requests for a large ...

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Reisman Tells Croatian Parliament Sex Education Will Increase Teenage Pregnancies And STD’s


Controversial American writer Judith Reisman has spoken in the Croatian parliament on Thursday, where she warned Croatia of the potential consequences of adopting sex education in the school curriculum. Reisman, who is renowned for endorsing the criminalization of homosexuality and supporting a ban on pornography, says that teenage pregnancies and sexual transmitted ...

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Boban: Kovacic Can Become Better Than I was In Milan

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Former Dinamo Zagreb and AC Milan legend Zvonimir Boban says that Inter Milan’s new signing, Croatian teenage star Mateo Kovacic, could turn out to be a bigger star than he was when he was in Milan.   Boban, speaking to Sky Sport Italia, said that the future looks good for Kovacic, and that ...

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BBC To Air Dalmatian Music Show


  BBC radio in the UK will dedicate a one-hour show this Saturday to Dalmatian music. Catherine Bott presents a programme of little-known Renaissance & Baroque music from Croatia & Dalmatia. Robert Hollingworth conducts the BBC Singers in specially made recordings of pieces by the Italian-born Tommaso Cecchino as well ...

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Inter Milan Sign Mateo Kovacic For €15M


Italian giants Inter Milan have signed Croatian international Mateo Kovacic (18) from Dinamo Zagreb for 15 million euros. The midfielder, who has been called up by Croatia coach Igor Stimac for next months international against South Korea in London, will fly out on Thursday to Milan for a medical and ...

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Croatia 4th Largest Arms Exporter To U.S In Europe


Croatia is Europe’s fourth largest exporter of weapons to the U.S. Only Austria, Italy and Germany export more arms to America than Croatia. In 2010 Croatia exported 239,021 pistols to the U.S, 98% of Croatia’s entire arms production. Almost all exported weapons were made by the company HS Produkt from Karlovac. ...

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Ivanisevic: Good Coaches Can Beat Women’s World Number 1


Legendary Croatian tennis star Goran Ivanisevic has joined in on the debate whether it is fair that women’s tennis players are paid as much as their male counterparts.  The former Wimbledon champion has agreed with stars such as Giles Simon that women earn far too much money compared to men ...

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Cilic Looking For Redemption At PBZ Zagreb Indoors


Croatia’s top tennis players Marin Cilic and Ivo Karlovic will be looking to improve on their disappointing Australian Open campaign when the ATP PBZ Zagreb Indoors tennis tournament starts in Zagreb on Saturday. Cilic is a two-time winner of the tournament and will have some tough competition this year. Italy’s number one ...

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