- Djokovic pledges $1.8 million for medical equipment in Serbia
Novak Djokovic joins a list of other athletes, including Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, in the fight against coronavirus.
Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 28 Mar 2020 06:57:35 +1100.
- Serbia converts enormous hall into coronavirus medical centre and France deploys FLYING hospital
The Serbian government has converted an enormous contention centre into a field hospital (pictured) while France will be using military flying hospitals (inset) to evacuate patients.
Daily Mail. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 17:02:52 GMT.
- Rooney stars, England on march & the fab four - BBC Sport to show classic Euro 2004 match
BBC Sport will show England's thumping win over Croatia at Euro 2004 on Saturday, and we take a look at what you have to look forward to.
BBC News. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 13:29:03 GMT.
- Coronavirus row helps topple Kosovo government
The ruling coalition implodes with no clear way forward, as the pandemic prevents new elections.
BBC News. Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:25:11 GMT.
- 5.4-Magnitude Earthquake Damages Zagreb Cathedral, Museums
The tremors, which arrived in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, was the worst the Croatian capital has seen in 140 years
Smithsonian. Tue, 24 Mar 2020 19:12:59 +0000.
- EU gives green light to membership talks for Albania and North Macedonia
European affairs ministers agreed Tuesday to allow Albania and North Macedonia to begin European Union membership talks.
Irish Independent. Tue, 24 Mar 2020 15:53:16 +0000.
- Strong Earthquake Shakes Croatia, Damages Buildings
At least one death reported after the magnitude 5.3 quake.
Voice of America. Sun, 22 Mar 2020 03:45:03 -0400.
- Croatia Quake Injures 17 Amid Partial Coronavirus Lockdown
A strong earthquake in Croatia on Sunday caused panic, the evacuation of hospitals and widespread damage including to the capital's iconic cathedral - all amid a partial coronavirus lockdown.
Newsmax. Sun, 22 Mar 2020 02:37:54 EDT.
- Inside a pro-Trump YouTube disinformation network that spans Vietnam to Bosnia - CNET
YouTube removed at least 20 channels posting false or divisive content to generate ad dollars. The channels used voice-over actors to read scripts. At least one of them was hired on Fiverr, the freelance marketplace.
Richard Nieva. CNET. Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:00:00 +0000.
- Coronavirus Puts Brakes on Fiat's (FCAU) Production in Europe
Fiat's (FCAU) updated production plan will lead to the shutdown of the company's facilities in Italy, Serbia and Poland until Mar 27.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tue, 17 Mar 2020 13:23:00 GMT.
- Rick Pitino To Iona: What Has He Been Doing Lately For Panathinakos?
Pitino was in his second season as coach of Panathinakos, traditionally one of the two strongest teams in Greece.
By Chris Sheridan, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 14 Mar 2020 22:35:54 +0000.
- Amid virus precautions, Tokyo Olympic flame is lit in Greece
The flame for the Tokyo Olympics was lit Thursday in Athens, at the birthplace of the ancient games in a pared-down ceremony because of the coronavirus.
CBC News. Thu, 12 Mar 2020 07:22:23 EDT.
- Opening Soon: Kalesma in Mykonos, Greece
Once home to Greek gods and a favorite destination of Jackie Kennedy as well as artists, poets, designers and actors, Mykonos has long been in the spotlight. But the whole story of the island is rarely told. Enter Kalesma. ...
Hsyndicate. Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:30:39 +0200.
- Asylum-seekers, coronavirus collide with complicated results
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - No entry, says Hungary. Not all at once, says Greece. Watch out, says Croatia: They might have the coronavirus. ...
Pablo Gorondi. Washington Times. Fri, 06 Mar 2020 05:56:11 -0500.
- Events - Better Future of Healthy Ageing (BFHA 2020) - 6-7 April 2020, Zagreb, Croatia
The Croatian EU Council Presidency Conference on Better Future of Healthy Ageing 2020 (BFHA 2020) will take place in Zagreb from 6 to 7 April 2020 at the Andrija Štampar School of Public Health, University of Zagreb. ...
European Commission. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT.
The Balkan States consist of Albania, Bosnia, Bulgaria, and Croatia
as well as Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia. Additional
news and information about these Balkan countries can be found on the
official government websites highlighted below.
The Republic of Albania's
capital city is Tirana, and its currency
is the Lek. Albanian is the primary language used in Albania,
and in 2007, the country's estimated population was 3,601,000.
Bosnia and Herzegovina's capital city is Sarajevo, and its currency
is the Konvertible Marka. Bosnian, Serbian, and Croatian are
the primary languages used in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 4,552,000.
The Republic of Bulgaria's capital city is Sofia, and its currency
is the Lev. Bulgarian is the primary language used in Bulgaria,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 7,323,000.
The Republic of Croatia's capital city is Zagreb, and its currency
is the Kuna. Croatian is the nation's main language, and in 2007,
Croatia's estimated population was 4,493,000.
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia's capital city is Skopje,
and its currency is the Denar. Macedonian and Albanian are the
country's primary languages, and in 2007, the estimated population of
Macedonia was 2,056,000.
The Republic of Montenegro's capital cities are Podgorica and Cetinje,
and its currency is the Euro. Montenegrin is the official language
of Montenegro, and the nation's estimated population in 2007 was 685,000.
Serbia's capital city is Belgrade, and its national currency is the
Dinar. Serbian is the official language of Serbia, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 10,150,000.
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