Ranko Ostojic

Ranko Ostojic to run for SDP president

Social Democratic Party (SDP) vice president Ranko Ostojic on Wednesday officially announced his candidacy for party president and called on his opponents to conduct a constructive election...

SDP to launch procedure for leadership election on Thursday

The leadership of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) meets on Thursday to start the procedure for a party election, and the party is expected to choose a new leader by the end of November or no...

Ranko Ostojic to run for SDP president

Social Democratic Party (SDP) Vice President Ranko Ostojic has announced his candidacy for the new party leader after the incumbent Zoran Milanovic said on Monday he would not re-run for the SDP...

SDP collecting signatures to dissolve parliament

He would not say how many signatures the SDP group had. "We have collected enough signatures at the very start which should mean that this is serious."

Opposition MP: National security system leaderless

The council in charge of coordinating the security system is not functioning because it has not been appointed and the report by the head of the Military Security-Intelligence Agency was not...

Committee on Constitution: Domestic Policy Committee should have discussed SOA chief's replacement

Objections to an agenda may be submitted at the session only if the session is called on the day when it is being held or the day before, the Committee on the Constitution decided.

Karamarko: HDZ, Bridge have same opinion of Ostojic

The HDZ agrees with its coalition partners on all important matters and has a very good political relationship with them, said the HDZ leader.

Ostojic: Advertisement for civil monitoring council being prepared

"Today we briefly agreed on how the committee would function and we defined responsibilities regarding data confidentiality," he said.

SDP chief wonders if appointment delay was necessary for HDZ

"Was this really necessary for the HDZ? I am not sure what they were aiming at a week ago when they rejected the appointment. Now he (Ostojic) has been appointed with the help of votes from their...

Ostojic appointed chair of parliamentary Domestic Policy Committee

Former Interior Minister Ranko Ostojic of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) was appointed Chairman of the Domestic Policy and National Security Committee of the Croatian Parliament on Friday.

Bridge insists on adding Ostojic's appointment to agenda immediately

"Bridge insists that the Committee be immediately set up through the appointment of the Committee chairman, and the strongest Opposition party is entitled to this position," Strenja Linic said, ...

Sabor Speaker: Opposition has made "big story" out of nonappointment

The Opposition's proposal to appoint former interior minister Ostojic (SDP) as the Home Affairs and National Security Committee's chairman was rejected Elections and Appointments Committee by a...

Ostojic: Reiner's claim about domestic policy committee dangerous

Social Democratic Party (SDP) MP and former interior minister Ranko Ostojic said on Friday he considered a statement by Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner dangerous, after Reiner said that the...

Opposition: Ruling majority violating law by refusing Ostojic's appointment

"The decision of the Elections and Appointments Committee is truly unprecedented," said Dragovan, noting that never before had the parliamentary majority decided on who would fill the quota...

Ruling majority doesn't want Ranko Ostojic to chair Home Affairs Committee

Ostojic's nomination was supported only by three MPs from the SDP and the Croatian People's Party (HNS), while committee members from the Patriotic Coalition and Bridge voted against.