Photographer's Note

The Republic of Croatia marks one of the most important dates in its history, the anniversary of international recognition, commemorating January 15, 1992, when Croatia's independence was recognized by 12 then-members of the European Union. a state that, along with the Holy See, played an important role in its recognition and encouraged the other eleven members of the European Union to recognize the independence and sovereignty of the Republic of Croatia. , and on January 15, internationally recognized, it reached its borders only after six years, after the peaceful reintegration of Eastern Slavonia and the Danube region. Croatia 's international recognition gradually followed its declaration of independence on June 25, 1991. On the same day, Slovenia declared its separation, and the next day the newly formed states mutually recognized each other. December 1991), and on the same day she did so in Germany, although with the decision that her recognition would enter into force on 15 January 1992, together with other members of the European Union. Two days before the EU, on January 13, Croatia was recognized by the Holy See, but the Vatican announced the recognition of Croatia and Slovenia on December 20, 1991, in a special document determining the Croatian and Slovenian demands for diplomatic recognition. On October 3, 1991, Vatican diplomacy, as the first in the world, announced that it was working on Croatian international recognition. The day after the Holy See, Croatia was recognized by San Marino. After Croatia was recognized by the European Union, on January 15, 1992, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Malta, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Hungary, Norway, Bulgaria and Poland , Italy, Canada, Australia, France, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Luxembourg and Greece. The day after, Argentina, Australia, the Czech Republic, Chile, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Slovakia, Sweden and Uruguay did the same. On the left you can see Flag of City of Vukovar and on the right is Flag or Republic of Croatia.

pajaran has marked this note useful

Photo Information
  • Copyright: Nikola Nadas (NickVu) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 11 W: 0 N: 488] (319)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2018-02-01
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2022-01-15 4:45
Viewed: 0
Points: 0
  • None
Additional Photos by Nikola Nadas (NickVu) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 11 W: 0 N: 488] (319)
  • Osjecko-Baranjska photo
  • Vukovarsko-Srijemska photo
  • Vukovarsko-Srijemska photo
View More Pictures