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FM Szijjártó Marks 30th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations with Croatia

MTI-Hungary Today 2022.01.14.

Thirty years ago Hungary was among the first nations to establish diplomatic relations with Croatia, Hungary’s minister of foreign affairs and trade Péter Szijjártó said on Facebook on Thursday evening.

Hungarian-Croatian friendship has remained unbroken since then, Szijjártó said, adding that he and his Croatian counterpart Gordan Grlic-Radman are committed to making it even stronger.

Exhibition on Hungarian-Croatian Cultural Heritage Opens in Budapest
Exhibition on Hungarian-Croatian Cultural Heritage Opens in Budapest

The two nations' history became intertwined after the death of Croatian King Zvonimir in 1089, when the Croatian crown was offered to King Ladislaus I of Hungary, Human Resources Minister Kásler said.Continue reading

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