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1990s War Veteran Urges Croatia to Cherish Anti-Fascist Legacy

Two wars in the 20th Century – World War II and the 1990s war – are often still the focus of political debates in contemporary Croatia. While the country’s anti-fascist legacy from World War II is often neglected, the 1990s ‘Homeland War’ plays a huge symbolic role in contemporary Croatia’s concept of itself as a nation, and therefore 1990s war veterans’ organisations wield a lot of political power. According to some estimates, there are over 1,300 such organisations in Croatia. Many Croatians believe that they...

Anja Vladisavljevic / BIRN     05. listopada 2020.