Croatian lawmakers topple the prime minister and government

AP News
Posted: Jun 16, 2016 10:44 AM

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatia's parliament has voted overwhelmingly to oust Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic, triggering the fall of the government and raising the prospect of an early election in the European Union's newest member state.

The vote Thursday in the 151-seat assembly was 125 for the ouster, 15 against and two abstentions.