“President of the Republic of Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic met in Moscow with Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev on the second day of her official visit to the Russian Federation.

During the talks, President Medvedev of the Russian Government stressed the importance of twenty-five years of diplomatic relations between the two countries and twenty-five years of relations and friendship between Zagreb and St. Petersburg, the next city on President Grabar-Kitarovic’s agenda.” (Office of the President)

Patriarch of Moscow and Russia Kirill met with Croatian President Grbar-Kitarovic on Thursday where he discussed his satisfaction of similar attitudes towards euthanasia and abortion from the Russian Orthodox and Croatian Catholic Church. Patriarch Kiril naturally asked about Serb Orthodox believers in Crotia, which Grbar-Kitarovic reaffirmed that they are treated well. She emphasized that the “rights of minorities are gauranteed by the Croatian Consutition” and that she meets with representatives of the religious communities. (translated from Vecernji List)