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  Reference.com/Encyclopedia/First Serbian Uprising
The First Serbian Uprising was a Serbian national revolution which lasted one decade (1804-1813), during which Serbia perceived itself as an independent state for the first time after 300 years of Ottoman- and short-lasting Austrian occupations.
The first major battle of the uprising was the Battle of Ivankovac in 1805, where Karadjordje defeated the Turkish army and forced it to retreat toward Niš.
The second major battle of the uprising was Battle of Misar in 1806, in which the rebels defeated an Ottoman army from Bosnia led by Kulin Captain.
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 serbia - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
The Republic of Serbia (in Serbian Србија or Srbija) is a republic in south-eastern Europe, which is united with Montenegro in a loose commonwealth known as the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro.
The Serbian Army bravely defended its country and won several major victories, but it was finally overpowered by the joint forces of Germany, Austria-Hungary and Bulgaria, and had to withdraw from the national territory marching across the Albanian mountain ranges to the Adriatic Sea.
At the same time as the Serbian population declined, the Albanian population grew exponentially, from about 300,000– 400,000 in the 1930s, to an estimated 1.8–2 million in 2000, due to a combination of factors, mainly massive illegal immigration from Albania and a high birth rate when compared to the Serbian population.
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 The Balkans
One outlaw, the Serbian monastic priest, Hadûi-Ruvim, escaped Focic's squadron of executioners and sought refuge with the Greek bishop of Belgrade, Leontius.
The Church is often erroneously assumed to have been the sole bearer of Serbian identity during the three and a half centuries of Ottoman rule that separated the collapse of the medieval Serbian empire and the First Serbian Uprising of 1804.
At first the new Governor, Süleyman Papa, favoured reconciliation with the Serbs.
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In 1804, at the very beginning of the First Serbian Uprising, the willingness of the rebels to engage in the development of intelligence activities was not evident, especially regarding the organizing of data gathering concerning Turkish intentions and plans.
During the First Serbian Uprising, in the scope of intelligence-security activities, misinforming emerges and it is aimed at deceiving the Turkish population.
First of all, after the April war and the signing of the capitulation on April 17th 1941, the territory of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia was divided into a number of occupied zones (German, Italian, Hungarian and Bulgarian).
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 First Serbian Uprising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
On February 14, 1804, in the small Šumadija village of Orašac, the Serbs gathered and decided to undertake an uprising.
In 1805 the Serbian rebels organized a basic government for administering Serbia during the combat.
Though ultimately unsuccessful, the First Serbian Uprising paved the way for the Second Serbian Uprising of 1815, which eventually succeeded in securing Serbian autonomy.
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 serbia travel club > history of Serbia
The last nobleman to confront the Turks was king Lazar, the ruler of one of the small squabbling principalities of former Serbian Empire.
In 1912 and 1913, the two Balkan wars took place, first one with the goal of evicting the last remaining Turkish forces from the Balkans, and the latter one as a struggle among the previous allies to divide the newly liberated areas.
At first, the western countries supported primarily the royalists forces, but in 1943 they decided to switch their support the growing movement of communist partisans, led by Josip Broz Tito.
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 200 godina ustanka
The First Serbian Uprising that broke out on 14 February 1804 was not like other frequent people’s revolts during the New age that used to break out throughout Europe, and which the Ottoman Empire was known for in the centuries of its decline.
The first writers of its history had noted the resemblance between the American War of Independence, the French Revolution, the Italian Carbonari, the wars for independence of the South American states and the Serbian Uprisings that dramatically changed the World from 1776 to 1815.
Although the First Serbian Uprising was suppressed, Serbian self-rule was soon restored, and after the Second Serbian Uprising of 1815, semi-autonomy was established.
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 Serbia Resource Center - serbia and montenegro
First Serbian Uprising 1804-1813 and Second Serbian Uprising of 1815 resulted in establishment of Serbian Principality, semi-independent from Turkey, and formation of modern Serbia.
The Serbian Army bravely defended its country and won several major victories, but it was finally overpowered by the joint forces of Germany, Austria-Hungary and Bulgaria, and had to withdraw from the national territory marching across the tomtom map serbia Albanian mountain ranges to the Adriatic Sea.
The Serbian climate varies between a continental climate in the north, with cold winters, and hot, humid budva, serbia summers with well distributed rainfall patterns, and a more Adriatic climate in the south with hot, dry summers and autumns and relatively cold winters with heavy snowfall inland.
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 Serbia - ExampleProblems.com
The Kingdom of Serbia was established in the 11th century, and in the 14th century it eventually became the Serbian Empire.
The Serbian states of Serbian Despotovina and Bosnia managed to survive for another seventy years until they too were annexed to the Ottoman Empire, whose rule would last for the next four centuries despite three Austrian occupations and numerous rebellions.
The First Serbian Uprising of 1804-1813 and the Second Serbian Uprising of 1815 resulted in the establishment of the Serbian Principality, which was semi-independent from Turkey, and the formation of modern Serbia.
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 History of the Macedonian People from Ancient times to the Present - Part XXI, by Risto Stefov
The first was the Serbian uprising of 1804 followed by the Phanariot uprising of 1821.
In the first Serbian uprising a Macedonian named Volche was instrumental in building the Deligrad fortifications and distinguished himself as a great fighter in battle.
Turkey was unable to quell the uprising and the conflict remained a stalemate until 1825.
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 Nationalism of Illiterate Merchants | M. Bozinovich | Columns | serbianna.com
In fact, ever since 1844 and Garashanin's publication of Nacertanije (Draft) a consistent subversion of ideals of the men of the First and Second Serbian Uprising has occurred, masquerading in various forms of elitist statism, so that the nationalism of the 1990s is only the logical epitaph.
While the Serbian Constitution to which Milos finally agreed alarmed Europe, the alarm was not out of fear that the document may spread tyranny but that it may inspire others to pursue liberal revolutions.
The small matter in the contemporary Serbian history is that the sophisticates that defined nationalism in the 1990s have forgotten why these illiterate Serbian merchants risked their life and property.
www.serbianna.com /columns/mb/019.shtml   (1275 words)

 Finance Choices - Personal Finance Wiki
The medieval Serbian state was re-formed in the Raška region in the 12th century by the Serbian Grand Župan Stefan Nemanja.
Following the collapse of Serbian Empire in Battle of Kosovo, between 1459 and 1804, Serbia was under the Ottoman occupation, despite three Austrian invasions and numerous rebellions (such as the Banat Uprising).
The First Serbian Uprising of 1804-1813, led by Đorđe Petrović (also known as Karađorđe or "Black George"), and the Second Serbian Uprising of 1815 resulted in the establishment of the Principality of Serbia.
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 A Thing Or Two About Serbia
First Serbian state was formed under the Viseslavic Dynasty.
This period was the first rise of Serbian nation but then came the downfall that lasted up to the end of XII century.
Serbian aristocracy was prosecuted and was being physically exterminated, while the rest of Christian Serbs were abused, humiliated and exploited by Islamic Ottoman Empire.
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 Serbia Info News / Sites and Places
Although the time Pozarevac was first mentioned could not be positively established, it is certain that Pozarevac was first recorded in history by the end of the 18th century.
During the Second Serbian Uprising (in 1815), the rebel's leader Milos Obrenovic personally commanded the battles for the liberation of Pozarevac.
Among the Serbian people, when mentioning Topola, the first association is connected to Karadjordje and the First Serbian Uprising in 1804.
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 The Kosovo Question - Past and Present, by Prof. Dr. Dimitrije Bogdanovic
The first contact between the Serbian and Albanian peoples was not a conflict, and relations were to remain peaceable right up to the conversion of the Albanians to Islam in the 16th century.
Yet, where Kosovo is involved, the first Serbian migrations in the 15th century did not affect this region to any great degree, not did they bring the Albanian shepherds down from the Prokletije mountains.
The right of the Serbian people to live in its own country was disputed first of all, through the many years of terror under the Turkish yoke, especially in the 18th and 19th centuries, terror whose methods, proportions and consequences bore all the marks of genocide.
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 Srdja Trifkovic's NEWS & VIEWS UNFIT TO PRINT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The First Serbian Uprising is a misleading term, because (1) there had been many Serbian uprisings against the Turks before 1804; and (2) what happened between 1804 and 1813 may have begun as an “uprising” but soon evolved into a revolutionary war of national liberation, of social and political emancipation of the Serbian nation.
The causes of the uprising are to be found in the crisis of the Ottoman state and society, apparent throughout the 18th century and increasingly acute in the first years of the 19th.
The uprising was probably inevitable, in view of the dahis’ crude and wanton shattering of the Pashaluk’s social and economic structure.
www.chroniclesmagazine.org /News/Trifkovic04/NewsST022604.html   (3926 words)

 Department of Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literature at UIC
The first Serbian state was established in the 10th century in the Rashka region, and it was during that time that Christianization of the Serbs took place.
In the two centuries of the Nemanyas’ rule, a series of Serbian medieval biographies were written, many beautiful churches and monasteries were founded by the members of the ruling dynasty and powerful feudal lords.
With the first Serbian uprising against the Turks in 1804 the struggle for independence began and it lasted until 1878 when at the congress in Vienna, Serbia was officially proclaimed and independent state.
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 Serbia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Resulting from the uprisings and subsequent wars against the Ottoman Empire, the independent Principality of Serbia was formed and granted international recognition on Berlin conference in 1878 (together with Montenegro).
The assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian crown by a Serbian nationalist in 1914 led to an Austro-Hungarian declaration of war on Serbia, which escalated into World War I. During WW1 Serbian territory was occupied by Austro-Hungarian forces (from 1914 till 1918).
The disintegration of Yugoslavia was caused by the rise to power of Slobodan Milosevic as president of the Serbian Republic and his embrace of an extreme Serb nationalist agenda.
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 Tourist Organization of Uzice - The Town of Uzice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
By the mid XIV century the wider part of Užice was under the reign of Vojislav Vojinović, and after his death, the sovereignty was taken by Nikola Altomanović.
Serbian uprisings liberated the city of Užice in 1805, and soon after that in 1807 the fort was liberated.
According to the first preserved statistics on population after the Turkish emigration, there were 3163 citizens in Užice.
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 World InfoZone - Serbia Facts
Rastko, the son of Stefan Nemanja, was the first Archbishop of Serbian Orthodox Church and was canonised as St Sava.
George Petrovic known as "Karageorge" led the First Serbian Uprising and Milos Obrenovic was the leader of the Second Serbian Uprising.
Zoran Djindjic, the Serbian Prime Minister, was assassinated in Belgrade in March 2003.
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 Second Serbian Uprising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Second Serbian Uprising (1815-1817) was a rebellion of Serbs against the Ottoman Empire, which achieved Serbian autonomy.
The First Serbian Uprising managed to liberate the country for a significant time (1804-1813) from Ottoman Empire; for the first time in three centuries, Serbs governed themselves without the supremacy of the Ottoman Empire or Habsburg Austria.
Despite the efforts of Karadjordje to obtain allies among Austrian Serbs, Bosnian Serbs, Russians, or Napoleon Bonaparte, the rebel Serbian state was crushed by the Ottomans in 1813.
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 Serbian Orthodox Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
For the first time since the Second World War, Belgraders and numerous guests from other cities saw young members of the Serbia and Montenegro Armed Forces Guard and cadets of the Police Academy removing their caps during the reading of the Gospels.
First to enter the Holy Shrine were the Ecumenical Patriarch and Patriarch Pavle, followed by the other Patriarchs and archbishops, serving clergy and finally, the faithful.
And all Archbishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, presvyters of all sister Orthodox Churches and priests, deacons, hypodeacons and lectors of the Serbian Orthodox Church.
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 Serbian Orthodox Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The two-day celebration of the First Serbian Uprising in Republika Srpska began with Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the courtyard of the monastery of Dobrun on Saturday, August 28, 2004 on the monastery’s patron saint’s day, the feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God.
The holiday festivities began with the arrival of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Pavle, the bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the members of the royal family.
Karageorge bore the burden of being the first among Serbs with pride.
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 Serbia Info / History of Serbia:Modern Serbia (1804 - 1918)
Serbian resistance to Ottoman domination, latent for many decades surfaced at the beginning of 19th century with the First and Second Serbian Uprising in 1804 and 1815.
This period was marked by the alternation of two dynasties descending from Djordje Petrovic - Karadjordje, leader of the First Serbian Uprising and Milos Obrenovic, leader of the Second Serbian Uprising.
Having recuperated on Corfu the Serbian Army returned to combat on the Thessalonike front together with other Entante forces comprising France, England, Russia, Italy and the United States.
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Serbian frescos are the medieval paintings on the walls of Serbian Monasteries and Churches from the twelfth and fourteenth centuries.
The Serbian Monasteries and Churches with frescos - paintings on their walls are located mostly in South Serbia and in the Province of Kosovo where the medieval Serbian State was located and flourished.
He was the first Serbian Archiepiscopal and son of Serbian Medieval Ruler Stevan Nemanja.
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