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Croatia Introduces Cyrillic

Croatia Introduces Cyrillic

The Croatian government announced plans to install municipal signs written in both Latin and Cyrillic scripts in the eastern city of Vukovar and its surrounding municipalities. The decision is a response to constitutional law requiring bi-lingual signs where a minority surpasses 30 per cent of the population. Vukovar remains a symbolic place as the location […]

Vukovar Re-Visited

Vukovar Re-Visited

“Does this train strike you as taking you to a nice place?” asks my only fellow passenger in the sole carriage of an old “Swede”. We’re on our way to Vukovar. The train was built in Sweden in the early 1980s and, having completed its service there, was installed in Croatia in the 1990s. This […]

Bosnia’s Star-crossed Lovers

Bosnia’s Star-crossed Lovers

For all the relaxed atmosphere, cool music and cheap beer, Club Abrasevic in Mostar, southwest Bosnia, is not just another youth hangout. As the main gathering place for children of mixed marriages in a city which is divided into Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) and Croat sectors, the club is as infamous as the headquarters of a […]

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