The Liberland Crisis

The Liberland Crisis — Dutch Red Cross Volunteer detained in Croatia

Niels “Yoshi” Harmsen is currently under house arrest in Croatia, pending his trial. He is facing up to 30 days in one of Croatia’s toughest prisons for what the Croatian authorities call an “illegal entry into the Schengen area”. This accusation is highly disputed. He has become the latest victim in an ongoing dispute between …Read More

Renewed Croatian Aggression In Liberland Civilians and Red Cross Volunteers Forcibly Removed 01

Renewed Croatian Aggression In Liberland: Civilians and Red Cross Volunteers Forcibly Removed

After two weeks of relative calm in Liberland following the arrest of Danish born Liberland citizen Ulrik Haagensen, Croatian forces once again entered into Liberland territory today and abducted four people from Liberty Island. Among those abducted were aid workers representing the Liberland Red Cross. As in the past, members of the Croatian forces used …Read More

Croatian Forces Abduct Four Liberlanders After Bold River Landing

Citizens arrested in Liberland after crossing the Danube international waterway. Liberty Island, Liberland — At 19:00 local time today, three Liberland Settlement Association (LSA) vessels, in a joint maneuver, evaded Croatian patrol boats in international waters on the Danube river. Three women and one man, all Liberland citizens, successfully reached Liberty Island, a river island and part …Read More

Renewed Aggression in Croatian Occupied Liberland

Renewed Aggression in Croatian Occupied Liberland

Two Liberland citizens abducted by Croatia. ­ Osijek, Croatia — On Sunday, 07 June, armed agents of the Croatian government abducted two Liberland citizens, both protected persons under the Geneva Conventions, from the occupied territory of Liberland, and forcibly transferred them to Croatia, where they were imprisoned under appalling conditions. One of these protected persons was a …Read More