Vesna Pusic

Croatia's Vesna Pusic named Knight of the French Legion of Honour

The honour also acknowledged Pusic's contribution to cooperation between France and Croatia.

MP says all contracts at Foreign Ministry were lawful

MP Igor Kolman of the Croatian People's Party (HNS) on Wednesday dismissed State Audit Office claims that, when Vesna Pusic (HNS) was foreign minister, her ministry unlawfully paid fees to one...

People's Coalition presents its education platform; Milanovic: We're here to continue our job

The People's Coalition on Tuesday presented its education platform at the Rijeka University Campus, with Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader and former prime minister Zoran Milanovic saying that...

Vesna Pusic withdraws UN secretary-general nomination

Former Croatian Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic on Thursday withdrew her nomination for the post of UN secretary-general.

Guterres leads in race for UN Secretary-General, Pusic least popular candidate

Antonio Guterres, a former Portuguese prime minister, has emerged as the front-runner in the campaign to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the U.N.’s ninth secretary-general, while former Croatian foreign...

Pusic on visit to China within her UN Secretary-General bid

Croatian Parliament Deputy Speaker Vesna Pusic, who is one out of the dozen official candidates for the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations, has been staying in Beijing for a few days...

Candidates for UN Secretary-General hold debate, Pusic receives applause

Candidates vying for the post of United Nations Secretary-General, including Croatia's former foreign minister Vesna Pusic, took part in a debate at UN headquarters in New York which was broadcast...

Milanovic says Brexit won't seriously affect Croatia's stability

Social Democratic Party (SDP) president Zoran Milanovic said on Friday that "Britons will have to live" with their decision to leave the European Union and that this decision would not have...

Pusic: Those using hate speech can't harm my UN Secretary-General candidacy

For the first time in history, Croatia has an opportunity to nominate a candidate for the position of the UN Secretary-General. Under the existing rules, Croatia will have that chance again in 50...

Group of MPs from Patriotic Coalition writes to UN against Pusic's candidacy

The candidacy of Vesna Pusic has no legal validity because she was nominated by the outgoing government led by Zoran Milanovic, and she exploited the legal vacuum before the formation of the new...

Pusic: Meeting with PM was very good

Former Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic met with Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic on Thursday to discuss her candidacy for the post of UN Secretary-General.

Karamarko: Pusic isn't our choice but will have government's technical support

He said Pusic would probably also have the Foreign Ministry's technical support. He said he did not hear that signatures against her candidacy were being collected in parliament.

Pusic comments on divisions over her UN bid

A candidate for the position of UN Secretary-General, Vesna Pusic, said in Zagreb on Saturday that the government was not divided over support for her candidacy.

Croatia's candidate for UN Secretary-General interviewed

Croatia's candidate for UN Secretary-General, Vesna Pusic, was interviewed at the United Nations in New York on Wednesday.

PM: Gov't supports Pusic's UN Secretary-General bid

Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said on Wednesday that former Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic enjoyed the government's support as a candidate for the post of UN Secretary-General and that the...