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Croatian Democratic Union
The Croatian Democratic Union
Croatian Democratic Union
(Croatian: Hrvatska demokratska zajednica or HDZ, literally translated: Croatian Democratic Community) is a conservative political party and the main centre-right political party in Croatia. It is one of the two major contemporary political parties in Croatia, along with the centre-left Social Democratic Party (SDP). It is currently the largest party in the Sabor
Sabor
with 55 seats.[10] The HDZ ruled Croatia
Croatia
from 1990 after the country gained independence from Yugoslavia until 2000 and, in coalition with junior partners, from 2003 to 2011, and since 2016
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European Parliament
     GUE-NGL (52)      S&D (189)      Greens-EFA (51)      ALDE (68)      EPP (217)      ECR (73)      EFDD (44)      ENF (37)      Non-Inscrits
Non-Inscrits
(20)Committees22Budgets Budgetary Control Economic & Monetary Affairs Employment and Social Affairs Environment, Public Health & Food Safety Industry, Research & Energy Internal Market & Consumer Protection Transport & Tour
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List Of Current Prefects Of Croatia
Prefect
Prefect
(from the Latin
Latin
praefectus, substantive adjectival[1] form of praeficere: "put in front", i.e., in charge) is a magisterial title of varying definition, but which, basically, refers to the leader of an administrative area. A prefect's office, department, or area of control is called a prefecture, but in various post- Roman empire
Roman empire
cases there is a prefect without a prefecture or vice versa
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Blue (colour)
Blue
Blue
is one of the three primary colours of pigments in painting and traditional colour theory, as well as in the RGB colour model. It lies between violet and green on the spectrum of visible light. The eye perceives blue when observing light with a dominant wavelength between approximately 450 and 495 nanometres. Most blues contain a slight mixture of other colors; azure contains some green, while ultramarine contains some violet. The clear daytime sky and the deep sea appear blue because of an optical effect known as Rayleigh scattering. An optical effect called Tyndall scattering
Tyndall scattering
explains blue eyes. Distant objects appear more blue because of another optical effect called atmospheric perspective. Blue
Blue
has been an important colour in art and decoration since ancient times
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Socialist Republic Of Croatia
The Socialist Republic of Croatia
Croatia
(Croatian: Socijalistička Republika Hrvatska; Serbian: Социјалистичка Република Хрватска; Serbo-Croatian: Socijalistička Republika Hrvatska/Социјалистичка Република Хрватска) was a constituent republic and federated state of Yugoslavia. By its constitution, modern-day Croatia
Croatia
is its direct continuation. Along with five other Yugoslav republics, it was formed during World War II
World War II
and became a socialist republic after the war. It had four full official names during its 48-year existence (see below). By territory and population, it was the second largest republic in Yugoslavia, after the Socialist Republic of Serbia. In 1990, the government dismantled the single-party system of government - installed by the Communist
Communist
Party - and adopted a multi-party democracy
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European Political Party
Council of the EU PresidencyConfigurationsGeneral Foreign Justice and Home EconomicEuroLegislative procedure Voting SecretariatSecretary-GeneralUwe CorsepiusDirectorates-general COREPERJudiciaryCourt of JusticeMembers RulingsGeneral CourtCentral BankPresident DraghiESCB Euro EMU EurozoneCourt of AuditorsBudget OLAFOther bodiesAgencies Investment Bank CoR EESC Ombudsman National parliamentsPolicies and issuesForeign relationsHigh RepresentativeFederica MogheriniExt
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Right-wing
Right-wing politics
Right-wing politics
hold that certain social orders and hierarchies are inevitable, natural, normal or desirable,[1][2][3] typically supporting this position on the basis of natural law, economics or tradition.[4]:p
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Centre-right
Centre-right politics or center-right politics (American English), also referred to as moderate-right politics, are politics that lean to the right of the left–right political spectrum, but are closer to the centre than other right-wing variants
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Political Spectrum
A political spectrum is a system of classifying different political positions upon one or more geometric axes that symbolize independent political dimensions.[1] Most long-standing spectra include a right wing and left wing, which originally referred to seating arrangements in the French parliament after the Revolution
Revolution
(1789–1799).[1] According to the simplest left–right axis, communism and socialism are usually regarded internationally as being on the left, whereas conservatism and capitalism are on the right. Liberalism
Liberalism
can mean different things in different contexts, sometimes on the left (social liberalism), sometimes within libertarianism (classical liberalism)
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Serb
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Christmas
traditionsCultural Heritage sites ArchitectureArt LiteratureEpic poetryMusic CinemaCostume Dances Cuisine KinshipSportHistoryName History of Serbs History of Serbia Serbian lands Serbian rulersLanguageSerbianShtokavian Torlakian Church SlavonicOldSerbo-Croat South SlavicRelated groupsBosniaks Bunjevci Croats Gallipoli Serbs Gorani Janjevci Krashovani Macedonians Torbesi Mijaks Montenegrins Muslims by ethnicity Serb Muslims Shopi Šokci South Slavsv t eThe Serbs
Serbs
(Serbian: Срби / Srbi, pronounced [sr̩̂bi]) are a South Slavic ethnic group that formed in the Balkans
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Christian Democracy
Christian democracy is a political ideology that emerged in nineteenth-century Europe
Europe
under the influence of Catholic social teaching,[1][2] as well as Neo-Calvinism.[nb 1] Christian democratic political ideology advocates for a commitment to social market principles and qualified interventionism
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Conservatism
Conservatism
Conservatism
is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization. The central tenets of conservatism include tradition, human imperfection, organic society, hierarchy and authority and property rights.[1] Conservatives seek to preserve a range of institutions such as monarchy, religion, parliamentary government and property rights with the aim of emphasizing social stability and continuity[2] while the more extreme elements called reactionaries oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[3][4] The first established use of the term in a political context originated in 1818 with François-René de Chateaubriand[5] during the period of Bourbon restoration
Bourbon restoration
that sought to roll back the policies of the French Revolution
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Political Groups Of The European Parliament
Council of the EU PresidencyConfigurationsGeneral Foreign Justice and Home EconomicEuroLegislative procedure Voting SecretariatSecretary-GeneralUwe CorsepiusDirectorates-general COREPERJudiciaryCourt of JusticeMembers RulingsGeneral CourtCentral BankPresident DraghiESCB Euro EMU EurozoneCourt of AuditorsBudget OLAFOther bodiesAgencies Investment Bank CoR EESC Ombudsman National parliamentsPolicies and issuesForeign relationsHigh RepresentativeFederica MogheriniExt
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Croatian Language
Croatian /kroʊˈeɪʃən/ ( listen) (hrvatski [xř̩ʋaːtskiː]) is the standardized variety of the Serbo-Croatian language[6][7][8] used by Croats,[9] principally in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Serbian province of Vojvodina
Vojvodina
and other neighboring countries. It is the official and literary standard of Croatia
Croatia
and one of the official languages of the European Union. Croatian is also one of the official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a recognized minority language in Serbia, and neighboring countries. Standard Croatian is based on the most widespread dialect of Serbo-Croatian, Shtokavian, more specifically on Eastern Herzegovinian, which is also the basis of Standard Serbian, Bosnian, and Montenegrin
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List Of Political Ideologies
In social studies, a political ideology is a certain set of ethical ideals, principles, doctrines, myths or symbols of a social movement, institution, class or large group that explains how society should work and offers some political and cultural blueprint for a certain social order. A political ideology largely concerns itself with how to allocate power and to what ends it should be used. Some political parties follow a certain ideology very closely while others may take broad inspiration from a group of related ideologies without specifically embracing any one of them. The popularity of an ideology is in part due to the influence of moral entrepreneurs, who sometimes act in their own interests. Political ideologies have two dimensions:Goals: how society should be organized. Methods: the most appropriate way to achieve this goal.An ideology is a collection of ideas. Typically, each ideology contains certain ideas on what it considers to be the best form of government (e.g
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Republic Of Serbian Krajina
The Republic
Republic
of Serbian Krajina or Serb Republic
Republic
of Krajina (Serbian: Република Српска Крајина / Republika Srpska Krajina or РСК/RSK), pronounced [rɛpǔblika sr̩̂pskaː krâjina]), known as Serb Krajina[a] (Serbian: Српска Крајина / Srpska Krajina) or simply Krajina, was a self-proclaimed Serb secessionist republic, a territory within the newly independent Croatia
Croatia
(formerly part of Yugoslavia), which it defied, active during the Croatian War
Croatian War
(1991–95). It was not recognized internationally
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