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Christophe Robeet takes you to one of the 28 EU member states for a series of exclusive reports and interviews with local MEPs. Produced in partnership with the European Parliament.

EUROPE NOW

EUROPE NOW

Latest update : 2012-04-06

Croatia joins the EU family... and then there were 28

On July 1st 2013, Croatia will officially join the European Union. We find out what ordinary Croatians expect from EU membership and we talk to Zoran Milanovic - the new Croatian Prime Minister plans to use EU structural funds to modernise his country. We also find out how match-fixing scandals have cast a dark shadow over Croatian football, and we meet Tereza Kesovija, the Grande Dame of Croatian music.

Click here to watch part two.

Presenter: Christophe Robeet
Producers: Alix Le Bourdon et Domitille Blanc
Reporter: Alix Le Bourdon
Cameraman: Stéphane Bodenne
Video editing: Audrey Le Narvor

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