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Croatia: President condemns burning of gay couple effigy

Croatia: President condemns burning of gay couple effigy

Croatia’s president on Monday condemned the burning of an effigy of two men and a child, at a festival weeks after the country’s highest court ruled that same-sex couples could foster children. Zoran Milanovic said the burning of the effigy, which depicted two men kissing, at a festival in southern Croatia on Sunday, was “inhumane […]

Croatia Has Become A Gay Friendly Hot Spot!

Croatia Has Become A Gay Friendly Hot Spot!

Two months ago, the top subject in the whole of Croatia was that it has become a gay-friendly hot spot! This news was on all internet portals in the country, national television, and newspapers, and top social media platforms were also full of this step forward in pink tourism. The author of the project, a […]

Croatia: Yes Vote To Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Croatia: Yes Vote To Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Croatia has voted to ban same-sex marriage. The question “Do you believe that marriage is between a man and a woman?” is the question that was asked on the referendum paper in the Croatian vote yesterday.  Unfortunately, 65%, of those who voted, answered ‘yes’ to this question, which also meant that it was a ‘yes’ […]

Croatia Update: Prime Minister Says He Will Support Equal Marriage

Croatia Update: Prime Minister Says He Will Support Equal Marriage

  Croatia’s Prime Minister, Zoran Milanovic, has stated that he will be voting against the ban on same-sex marriage in the upcoming referendum.

Croatia To Vote On Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Croatia To Vote On Same-Sex Marriage Ban

In Croatia, an organisation called In The Name Of  The Family (U Ime Obitelji) has gathered enough signatures to force parliament to table a referendum on an equal marriage ban, for 1st December.  The news that parliament had agreed to the referendum was released during an ILGA Conference in the capital, and appeared to take delegates by […]