Former president

Mesic: Gov't wants to silence me by closing down my office

"And if I see something that is evidently Ustasha-like conduct, if I see someone behave and speak like an Ustasha, I will describe them as such."

Former president's office to be closed down on May 1

Under the current law, Mesic is entitled to permanently exercise these rights as a former president, while other presidents after him may enjoy these rights for a maximum five years.