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Croatia and the EU: Revisiting the Conditionality Principle

Luka Orešković | Posted 05.18.2014 | Politics
Luka Orešković

The EU has not seen smooth sailing over the past few years. It has faced a number of challenges from a recession to a currency crisis. The experience of Croatia, the newest state to join the EU, may prove enlightening when it comes to the EU's prospects for the future.

Start of EU Membership Negotiations With Serbia Could Further Stabilize the Western Balkans

Dominik Tolksdorf | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Dominik Tolksdorf

The past year has demonstrated that the prospect of EU membership can be a powerful incentive for governments to take unprecedented decisions toward stability and conflict resolution.

Croatia Celebrates 1st Day As EU Member

AP | JOVANA GEC | Posted 07.01.2013 | World

ZAGREB, Croatia -- In its first day as a European Union member, Croatia on Monday pledged to help other Balkan countries move closer to the bloc and t...

Croatia Celebrates EU Membership

AP | DUSAN STOJANOVIC | Posted 08.30.2013 | World

ZAGREB, Croatia — Croatia has become the 28th member of the European Union, a major milestone some 20 years after the small country won independ...

Germany Wants Croatia To Extradite Alleged Ex-Spy

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 06.27.2013 | World

BERLIN -- Germany will ask Croatia to extradite an alleged ex-spy sought over a communist-era assassination when the former Yugoslav republic joins th...

Croatia on the Brink

John Feffer | Posted 03.09.2013 | World
John Feffer

In order to get into the European Union, Croatia needs the support of each one of the current 27 members. So far, 20 countries have ratified Croatia's EU accession treaty.

Croatia Says 'Da' To EU Membership In 2013

AP | By DUSAN STOJANOVIC | Posted 01.22.2012 | World

ZAGREB, Croatia -- Croatians voted Sunday in favor of joining the European Union despite a poor turnout for the referendum – a sign of how much ...

Croatia Signs EU Accession Treaty

AP | Posted 02.08.2012 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) - Croatia on Friday signed a treaty to join the European Union in 2013, a bittersweet milestone as the bloc prepares to take on a sluggi...