ZAGREB, Oct 22 (Croatia Sun News) – European Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said on Monday that the Commission would adopt a report on Croatia’s compliance with the Schengen Area requirements, despite lobbying from Slovenian MEPs to delay any consideration of Croatia until the border dispute between the two countries is fully resolved.
ZAGREB, Oct 19 (Croatia Sun News) – Slovenian members of the European Parliament have sent an open letter to current and new EU leaders opposing Croatia’s accession to the Schengen area of passport-free travel, the Vecernji List daily reported on Saturday.
ZAGREB, Aug 21 – Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Tuesday confirmed that Croatia would nominate Dubravka Suica for its Commissioner in the new European Commission led by Ursula von der Leyen.
ZAGREB, July 31 – During a visit to Zagreb, newly-appointed European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Tuesday that she wants to rebalance the European Union that can be strong only if it is united.
ZAGREB, July 25 – The new European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will visit Croatia, “the newest and strongly pro-European member state”, next Tuesday, her spokesman Jens Flosdorff said, adding that the Commission president was looking forward to cooperating with Croatia, which assumes the rotating six-month presidency of the EU in the first half of 2020.