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'''Croatia''' ([[Croatian language|Croatian]] ''Hrvatska''), officially the ''Republic of Croatia'' (Croatian: ''Republika Hrvatska''), is a [[Mediterranean]] country in the north-western part of the [[Balkans]]. Its capital is [[Zagreb]]. Croatia borders [[Slovenia]] and [[Hungary]] to the north, [[Serbia]] to the northeast, [[Bosnia and Herzegovina]] to the east, [[Montenegro]] to the southeast, and the [[Adriatic Sea]] to the west.  
 
'''Croatia''' ([[Croatian language|Croatian]] ''Hrvatska''), officially the ''Republic of Croatia'' (Croatian: ''Republika Hrvatska''), is a [[Mediterranean]] country in the north-western part of the [[Balkans]]. Its capital is [[Zagreb]]. Croatia borders [[Slovenia]] and [[Hungary]] to the north, [[Serbia]] to the northeast, [[Bosnia and Herzegovina]] to the east, [[Montenegro]] to the southeast, and the [[Adriatic Sea]] to the west.  
  
Croatia is a candidate for [[EU]] membership. Croatia officially became a [[North Atlantic Treaty Organization|NATO]] member on 1 April 2009.
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Croatia officially became a [[North Atlantic Treaty Organization|NATO]] member on 1 April 2009, and the 28th country to join the [[European Union]] on 1 July 2013.

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Croatia (Croatian Hrvatska), officially the Republic of Croatia (Croatian: Republika Hrvatska), is a Mediterranean country in the north-western part of the Balkans. Its capital is Zagreb. Croatia borders Slovenia and Hungary to the north, Serbia to the northeast, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the east, Montenegro to the southeast, and the Adriatic Sea to the west.

Croatia officially became a NATO member on 1 April 2009, and the 28th country to join the European Union on 1 July 2013.