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by Željko Heimer, 7 May 2005
DC, Democratic center (Demokratski centar) - White flag with
the party emblem in the middle - letters DC of red and blue with
chequy design and below black inscribed the full name of the
party. The party is formed by fractioning of reformistic and
centristic members of HDZ after the
failure on 2000 election and after the death of president
eljko Heimer, 5 August 2002
Established: Zagreb, 2 April 2000. Members: 2001 (8.500) 2002
(15.000) 2003 (15.000) 2004 (14.000). Members in Croatian
Parliament: 2000 - 4 (2,65%), 2002 - 3 (1,99%), 2003 - 3 (1,99%),
2004 - 1 (0,66%). Observer in EPP. Currently supporting the
government of Ivo Sanader (HDZ) participating in the government
with Vesna kare-Obolt, minister of justice.
The flag is adopted in 2002 and is determined in the Statutes (Statut Demokratskog centra, 20 December 2003 <www.demkoratski-centar.hr>) and it is (my description): White flag with the party emblem in the middle - letters DC of red and blue with chequy design and below black inscribed the full name of the party. The flag is used, among other palces, on the party headquarters situated in the main quare in Zagreb, it is observed on the party conventions and so on.
Željko Heimer, 7 May 2005
EPP is European People's Party, an alliance of centre-right
parties. Chairman is Wilfried Martens, former Belgian prime
minister. List of Croatian members at <www.eppe.org>.
Jan Mertens, 7 May 2005