“Croatian political elite have officially declared that they will do everything for the euro to become the official currency in Croatia. Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic launched a public debate on the euro with the Governor of the Cengral Bank Boris Vujic in a packed hall in front of representatives of executive and legislative authorities, academics, entrepreneurs, political leaders, and part of the trade union.” (translated from Vecernji List)
.@AlevScott outlines the effect of the Ottoman Empire on the Balkans both then and now.
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Photo: The Stari Most bridge, Bosnia and Herzegovina, early 1900s.
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