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Croatian media are abuzz with reports of the scandalous behavior displayed by the fans of Slovenia's Maribor football club, during an UEFA CL qualifier.
Maribor FC squared off with Zrinjski FC from Bosnia-Herzegovina - a club that represents the Croat population from the town of Mostar."
The median value of houses in Greece has recorded a significant fall of 34% between 2009 and 2014, from €106,340 to €69,834. According to official data by the Bank of Greece (BoG), house prices in the Eurozone have increased by 4% and 4.5% in the EU compared to last year, while value of apartments in Greece have fallen by 1.8% in nominal terms.
Greece is once again a property market laggard, as Eurostat data for the first quarter of the year published on Wednesday suggested that local rates showed the biggest decline in the European Union, coming to 1.8 percent on an annual basis.
This is over four times as high as the second-worst performer, Croatia, where property rates dropped 0.4 percent in January-March.
Croatia's Dalmatia region on the Adriatic Sea coast is affected by wildfires that on Monday evening spread to the town of Split.
Canadair water bombers - unable to take off on Monday due to strong winds - are expected to join a large number of firefighters, soldiers and citizens in an effort to contain and extinguish the fires.