Croatia's First Woman President Sworn In

February 15, 2015 1:25 PM

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Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic was sworn in as Croatia's first female president on Sunday after a surprise election victory in the European Union's newest member state.

The nationalist won the largely ceremonial presidency by edging liberal incumbent Ivo Josipovic in a runoff vote in January amid deep discontent over economic woes in Croatia.

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