Croatia: Information on the situation of Serbs in the Krajina region following the Paris peace accord of 14 December 1995, and on whether the authorities will permit the Serbs to reclaim their abandoned property or will otherwise assist those Serbs who do return
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 February 1996|
|Citation / Document Symbol||HRV22952.E|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Croatia: Information on the situation of Serbs in the Krajina region following the Paris peace accord of 14 December 1995, and on whether the authorities will permit the Serbs to reclaim their abandoned property or will otherwise assist those Serbs who do return, 1 February 1996, HRV22952.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ac0fc.html [accessed 20 April 2014]|
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For information on the situation of Serbs who remained in Krajina after the Croats took control of the region following their offensive in August 1995, please consult Response to Information Request HRV22383.E of 22 January 1996. For information on whether the Croatian authorities will permit the Serbs to return to Croatia and reclaim their property, please consult the 27 December 1995 United Press International (UPI) attachment to that Response, and the 27 December 1995 Radio Croatia Network attachment to this Response.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum.
Radio Croatia Network [Zagreb, in Croatian]. 27 December 1995. "Government to Propose Amendments to Property Law." (FBIS-EEU-95-249 28 Dec. 1995, p. 30)