However, the country’s nationalist parties were in favor of maintaining their own currency. But the Constitutional Court rejected their application.
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen welcomed Croatia’s move, saying it was a “huge achievement” for the EU’s youngest member state. Which will be written in the pages of history’.
On January 1, Croatia’s Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said, “Our country has achieved strategic, state and political goals through these two historic changes.