A press conference was held today at the Zagreb Police Administration on the occasion of the Advent in Zagreb and the measures and actions that will be taken by the police during security.Thus, during Advent in Zagreb, special traffic regulations will apply. From 1 December 2018 to 6 January 2019, due to special security measures, the City of Zagreb issued a decision on closures and traffic regulation and the delivery regime in the city center in the period from December 1, 2018 to January 6, 2019, and that:- delivery to pedestrian zones can only be done daily between midnight and 10 am, and outside of that time only exceptionally will be allowed on the edges of the pedestrian zone:rotor Bakacheva east sideStreet Under the wallVlaška-Palmotićevanorth side of Zrinjevac right laneMasaryk’s north side from the taxi stand to PreradovićevaStrossmayer Square east side 2 seatsTomislav Square east side 2 seats;– Monday through Thursday from 17 to 23 p.m., traffic on the west side of Nikola Šubić Zrinski Square is prohibited for all vehicles except trams ,;- on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 17pm to midnight, traffic is prohibited for all vehicles on the west side of Nikola Šubić Zrinski Square, the west side of Josip Juraj Strossmayer Square and the west side of King Tomislav Square, on the stretch from Teslina to Mihanovićeva Street;- on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 18 to 23 p.m., tram traffic from Ban Josip Jelačić Square to the Central Station is suspended;- on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 17pm to midnight, traffic is prohibited in Gajeva Street from Hebrangova to Teslina Street, in Berislavićeva Street from Preradovićeva to Gajeva Street for all vehicles except taxis and tenants’ vehicles;- daily from 17 pm to midnight, taxi stand Vlaška – Europski trg is moved to the east side of Kurelčeva Street with the entrance from Palmotićeva to Jurišićeva Street and the exit a semicircular turn at the Ban Centar garage back to Jurišićeva and further to Palmotićeva Street;- daily from 17 to midnight, users of the Ban Center garage use the direction Palmotićeva – Jurišićeva – Kurelčeva – entrance to the garage to access the garage and go back in the same direction;- daily from 17 to midnight, ZET bus line no. 150 from Tuškanac to Ban Josip Jelačić Square is shortened to Ilirski Square;- It is approved to stop tourist buses on Palmotićeva south from Jurišićeva to Amruševa in the right lane for up to 3 minutes for the purpose of embarking or disembarking passengers.The traffic of motor vehicles on Palmotićeva Street in the south direction, the northern green wave Boškovićeva-Hebrangova in the western direction and the southern green wave Trenkova-Hatzova in the eastern direction will take place without restrictions, but with special caution due to the high concentration of pedestrians. In accordance with the above-mentioned traffic bans, temporary traffic signals and traffic regulation will be set up by Zagrebački holding doo, Zagrebačka cesta Branch. Police will set up checkpoints at places of prohibition.In this regard, we recommend all citizens to use public transport during Advent in Zagreb, and drivers to avoid coming to the wider city center by vehicle, point out the Ministry of the Interior and add that all companies, shops and stands are reminded to deliver in the city center. finish by 10 a.m.IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TOURISTS – FREE WEEKEND TRANSPORTATION DURING ADVENTThe City of Zagreb has been holding the title of the best European Advent destination for three years in a row, and the diverse and rich program of events will attract the citizens of Zagreb and numerous guests of the city this year as well.In order to ensure a real experience of a winter fairy tale, every weekend during Advent in Zagreb, from Saturday, December 1 until Sunday, January 6, 2019, the Zagreb electric tram will transport passengers free of charge.Public city transport by trams and buses will be free of charge in the area of the city of Zagreb, ie in the area of the I. tariff zone, on weekends, more precisely on Fridays from 12 noon to Sunday at midnight. Due to the usually higher demand, visitors will be transported in the Advent period, every day until midnight, and Zagreb Old lady – funicular.
Zambia secured all three points against Algeria with a 3-1 victory in front of their home fans.A Brian Mwila brace helped Zambia keep their 2018 World Cup qualification dream alive with a 3-1 win over Algeria on Saturday, leaving the Desert Foxes’ hopes of reaching Russia in tatters. The result in Lusaka moves Zambia up to second in Group B after three matches, five points behind leaders Nigeria. Algeria – who were without playmaker Riyad Mahrez – are bottom of the standings on just one point.Elsewhere, Ivory Coast were 3-0 winners in Gabon to go top of Group C.Zambia’s Brian Mwila scored the first of his two goals against Algeria from a powerful header off a well-placed Augustine Mulenga cross in the sixth minute.Mwila added a second after 32 minutes, this time with a close-range shot after Algerian goalkeeper and captain, Rais Mbolhi, failed to keep hold of the ball.Algeria fought back in the second half and were rewarded with a goal from just outside the box by Yacine Brahimi in the 53rd minute.The Desert Foxes were given a further boost just three minutes later when Zambia’s Fashion Sakala was sent off for a second yellow card.However, Algeria found it difficult to get the equaliser and two minutes from time, substitute Enock Mwepu scored Zambia’s third to make it 3-1 to the hosts.The result all-but ends Algeria’s hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but keeps Zambia’s slim hopes alive.The two teams will meet again in Constantine on Tuesday.In Libreville, Ivory Coast were 3-0 winners over Gabon to go top of Group C, two points above Morocco who thrashed Mali 6-0 on Friday.After a barren first half, Max Gradel opened the scoring for the visitors with a goal in the 53rd minute. Seydou Doumbia – currently on loan at Sporting in Portugal from Roma – then struck twice in six minutes to give the Elephants the win.Both his goals were supplied by Gervinho, the first coming on 77 minutes when he lifted the ball over Gabon’s goalkeeper.His second, on 83 minutes, went in off the far post after a sweetly-struck strike.Gabon were without their talismanic forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who was not available for this fixture.Ivory Coast have not lost in World Cup qualifying for 26 games – a run that has been going for 12 years. On Tuesday, the two teams will face each other again in Bouake.RUSSIA 2018 WCQ RESULTSZambia 3-1 AlgeriaGabon 0-3 Ivory CoastSenegal 0-0 Burkina FasoSpain 3-0 ItalyUkraine 2-0 TurkeyWales 1-0 AustriaShare this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram