During this year, activists from the NGO Are You Syrious? and the Welcome! Initiative have on several occasions warned against unlawful and violent police conduct towards refugees who cross the border into Croatian territory, mostly from Serbia. In this regard, we published the Report on Unlawful and Forced Push-backs of Refugees from the Republic of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
For the past two weeks, Tripstih theatre group has been visiting children at the Asylum Seekers’ Reception Centre in Kutina and organised theatre of shadows workshops. This week, Zagreb hosted a panel “Unlawful and violent police push-backs of refugees from borders of Central and South-East Europe”, which was held as a part of the Mediterranean […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This week, we bring unfortunate news on repetition of violence against refugees at both Croatian and other EU borders. In the past few weeks, the Welcome! Initiative has received numerous complaints from refugees who had been violently pushed back by Croatian police to ‘no man’s land’ between Croatia and Serbia despite their clear expression of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.