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  History of Serbia and Montenegro - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Serbia and Montenegro is part of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia which remained after Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Macedonia broke away from it.
During 1990s Serbia and Montenegro wasn't directly involved in conflicts in Croatia and Bosnia, but helped the Serbian states of Republika Srpska and Republika Srpska Krajina in supplies, military technology and men.
In 2002, with the help of the European Union, Serbia and Montenegro agreed to rename Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and redefine relationships between the two republics.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/History_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro   (366 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Upon the breakup of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, the remaining confederation of Serbia and Montenegro was reconstituted in 1992 as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY).
The large Albanian population is chiefly concentrated in Kosovo, with smaller populations in the Preševo and Bujanovac municipalities in Central Serbia, and in the south-east of Montenegro (Ulcinj municipality).
Serbia, and in particular the valley of the Morava is often described as "the crossroads between the East and the West" - one of the primary reasons for its turbulent history.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Serbia_and_Montenegro   (1408 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Serbia and Montenegro : History : A Sketch of Serbian, Montenegrin, and Yugoslavian History to 1990, ...
A Sketch of Serbian, Montenegrin, and Yugoslavian History to 1990
Montenegro's independence was recognized by the Ottoman Empire in 1799, and in 1829 the Turks granted the Serbs autonomy under a hereditary prince.
Serbia was proclaimed a kingdom in 1882, and it emerged from the Balkan Wars (1912–13) as a major Balkan power.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/SerbMont-history.html   (690 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Serbia and Montenegro is bordered by the Adriatic Sea, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Croatia in the west, Hungary in the north, Romania and Bulgaria in the east, and Macedonia and Albania in the south.
The northeast, in Serbia, is part of the fertile Danubian plain and is traversed by the Danube and its tributaries—the Drava, the Sava, the Morava, the Timok, and the Tisza (Serbian Tisa).
Serbia and Montenegro is a weak federal republic under the constitutional charter that came into effect in 2003.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/section/SerbMont_History.asp   (2558 words)

  
 Virtual Jewish History Tour - Serbia and Montenegro
By the end of the Turkish rule over Serbia, Jewish tradesmen were largely responsible for the trade route between the northern and southern ends of the lands ruled by the Turks.
By 1941, the Jewish population in Serbia was approximately 12,000.
Both the World Monuments Fund and the Jews of Serbia and Montenegro are attempting to restore the Subotica Synagogue and are asking for donations from the international community.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/vjw/serbia.html   (864 words)

  
 History of Serbia and Montenegro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Similarly to Serbia, Montenegro was under the rule of the Ottoman Turks for the duration of their reign in the Balkans.
Montenegro was the only Allied country in World War I to be annexed to another country at the end of the war.
As war progressed, the local strength of the communists grew and Montenegro served as an effective base for communism in the region; it was an important refuge for Tito's Partisan forces during the most difficult points in the struggle.
www.historyofnations.net /europe/serbiaandmontenegro.html   (1893 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Serbia and Montenegro
Serbia and Montenegro, union of the republics of Serbia and Montenegro, located in southeastern Europe on the Balkan Peninsula.
Belgrade (Serbo-Croatian Beograd), capital and largest city of Serbia and Montenegro (formerly the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia), in the republic...
History of Serbia and Montenegro as part of the former Yugoslavia
encarta.msn.com /Serbia_and_Montenegro.html   (163 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro (12/05)
In February 2003, the Constitutional Charter was ratified by the Republic of Serbia, Republic of Montenegro, and the Yugoslav Parliament.
The office of President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, held by Vojislav Kostunica, ceased to exist once Svetozar Marovic was elected President of Serbia and Montenegro in March of 2003..
Serbia and Montenegro maintains an embassy in the United States at 2134 Kalorama Rd., NW, Washington, DC 20008 (tel.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/5388.htm   (5422 words)

  
 World InfoZone - Serbia and Montenegro Information - Page 2
Serbia and Montenegro both suffered from the expansionism of the Ottoman Turks.
Serbia also had two autonomous provinces: Vojvodina (with a high Serb population) in the north, and Kosovo (with a high Albanian population) in the south.
Serbia and Montenegro became known as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY).
www.worldinfozone.com /country.php?country=SerbiaMontenegro&page=2   (727 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro Flag, Serbia and Montenegro History, Culture of Serbia and Montenegro, Economy of Serbia and ...
Serbia and Montenegro Flag, Serbia and Montenegro History, Culture of Serbia and Montenegro, Economy of Serbia and Montenegro, History of Serbia and Montenegro
A large percentage of Serbia and Montenegro's population is still engaged in agriculture.
The flag of Serbia and Montenegro has three equal horizontal bands of blue at the top, white in the middle and red at the bottom.
www.mapsofworld.com /country-profile/serbia-and-montenegro1.html   (771 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro: History
Serbia was proclaimed a kingdom in 1882, and it emerged from the
Serbia and Montenegro declared the establishment of a new Yugoslavian federation (the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia) in 1992, but the EC (and later the United Nations) announced that the new government could not claim the international rights and duties of the former Yugoslavia, because those rights and obligations had devolved onto the different republics.
Milošević became president of all Yugoslavia (consisting of Serbia and Montenegro) in 1997.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/world/A0921131.html   (1402 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Serbia and Montenegro : History : Serbia and Montenegro since 1997, Former Yugoslavia (Former ...
In July, 2000, the national constitution was amended to permit the president to hold office for two terms and to institute direct presidential elections; the changes were designed to permit Milosevic to remain in power beyond a single term and reduce Montenegrin influence in the federal government.
Following the federal parliament's approval of the charter, the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was reconstituted as Serbia and Montenegro.
Svetozar Marovic, of Montenegro, was elected president of the union in March.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/SerbMont-history-serbia-and-montenegro-since-1997.html   (554 words)

  
 . : SERBIA and MONTENEGRO [Inauguration address] : .
The day when the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro was formed was a day marked by an event that will be remembered as one of the most significant ones in their modern political history.
The result of this is the Charter, adopted by the Parliaments in Serbia and Montenegro that has laid the foundations for a new relationship between Serbia and Montenegro.
The new state union of Serbia and Montenegro is unique probably because many people both at home and abroad, even before it came into being, or just when it was formed, were sceptical of how long it would last.
www.gov.yu /start.php?je=e&id=16   (1714 words)

  
 History of Serbia and Montenegro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Montenegro the position of vladika, as the prince-bishop was known, brought stability to that country's leadership.
In Serbia itself, the process of political unification that Milos Obrenovic initiated, along with the growth of political and economic cooperation between Serbs on both sides of the Danube and the Sava, brought the inevitable triumph of Karadzic's reforms.
Although the territorial gains awarded to Montenegro by the Treaty of San Stefano were reduced at the Congress of Berlin in 1878, the state virtually doubled in area and, for the first time, its borders were enshrined (albeit rather vaguely) in an international treaty.
www.kosovo.com /serhist.html   (10400 words)

  
 History of Serbia (from Serbia and Montenegro) --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Balkan country of Serbia and Montenegro is a federation of two related republics: Serbia, which includes the provinces of Vojvodina and Kosovo, and Montenegro.
The country of Serbia and Montenegro (formerly Yugoslavia) is a union of two republics.
History is a science—a branch of knowledge that uses specific methods and tools to achieve its goals.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-214093   (937 words)

  
 Serbia & Montenegro Key Dates
Serbia and Montenegro attack Ottoman Empire to help Bosnians but only win with Russian help.
Bosnian-Serb Gavrilo Princep assassinates Archduke Franz Ferdinand - heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne - in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Hercegovina.
Serbia and Montenegro agree to scrap 'Federal Republic of Yugoslavia' in favour of a looser 'Union of Serbia & Montenegro'.
www.aeroflight.co.uk /waf/yugo/serbia-chrono-history.htm   (735 words)

  
 Serbia & Montenegro National History
The new country incorporated the territories of six separate states: Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia (all with mainly Orthodox Christian populations, and until recently part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire).
In the meantime, the increasingly Western-leaning government of Montenegro was caught between the Serb-dominated Federal Government in Belgrade and it's wish for normal relations with the rest of Europe.
In March 2002, Serbia and Montenegro agreed to draw up a constitution to create a new Serbia & Montenegro Federal Republic, in a deal aimed at preventing the secession of Montenegro from the Federation.
www.aeroflight.co.uk /waf/yugo/serbia-national-history.htm   (946 words)

  
 History of Yugoslavia : Serbia and Montenegro/History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The NLA was able to expel the Axis from Serbia in 1944 and the rest of Yugoslavia in 1945.
Milosevic's rejection of claims of a first-round opposition victory in new elections for the Federal presidency in September 2000 led to mass demonstrations in Belgrade on October 5 and the collapse of the regime's authority.
In March 2002, the Governments of Serbia and Montenegro agreed to dissolve Yugoslavia in favour of a new, much weaker form of cooperation called "Serbia and Montenegro".
www.freetemplate.ws /se/serbia-and-montenegro---history.html   (1131 words)

  
 A short history of Serbia and Montenegro
Present-day Serbia is part of the Roman Empire since 9 and it becomes in 379 part of the East Roman Empire.
After an insurrection in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1875, both Serbia and Montenegro go to war against Turkey in 1876-78 in support of the Bosnian rebels.
In 1992 Serbia and Montenegro join in passing the constitution of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
www.electionworld.org /history/serbiamontenegro.htm   (1020 words)

  
 Mensa Serbia and Montenegro - About us   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mensa Serbia and Montenegro is a part of Mensa International (with headquarters in London), and has the right to use the name and the logo of this international organisation.
Statute of Mensa Serbia and Montenegro is written and changed in accordance with votes of all members of the society, and Mensa International must approve the proposed text.
Mensa Serbia and Montenegro is the unique organisation for the whole territory of Serbia and Montenegro, and it appears as unique organisation in contacts with other national Mensas or with its home organisation, Mensa International.
www.mensa.org.yu /e/onama.php?glavna=1   (1285 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Court of Serbia and Montenegro is in Podgorica.
in Kosovo and Montenegro the Serbian Dinar is not widespread and the euro is used for most purposes instead.
Serbia and Montenegro (Serbian: Србија и Црна Гора, Srbija i Crna Gora, often abbreviated as "SCG") is the name of the union of Serbia and Montenegro, two former Yugoslav republics.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Serbia-Montenegro   (1326 words)

  
 History of Kosovo 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
History of Serbia and Montenegro A concise historical survey of Serbia and Montenegro until the Kosovo war.
The migration of Serbs to central Serbia was primarily influenced by everyday terror and discrimination conducted by Kosovo Albanians who held the most important position in the Kosovo autonomy.
There is no evidence that the Jews of Serbia were ever molested, let alone murdered, until the Germans and their Croat allies did so in the Jasenovac camp beginning in 1941.
www.kosovo.com /hist2.html   (2269 words)

  
 globalEDGE (TM) | country insights - History of Serbia & Montenegro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As a result of this oppression, Serbs began to migrate out of their native land (present-day Kosovo and southern Serbia) into other areas within the Balkan Peninsula, including what is now Vojvodina and Croatia.
When the Austrian Hapsburg armies pushed the Ottoman Turks south of the Danube in 1699, many Serbs were "liberated," but their native land was still under Ottoman rule.
These acts, and Serbia’s refusal to sign the Rambouillet Accords, provoked a military response from NATO, which consisted primarily of aerial bombing.
globaledge.msu.edu /ibrd/CountryHistory.asp?CountryID=200&RegionID=2   (1842 words)

  
 Worldwidirectory - Real State in Serbia and Montenegro (Directory/Europe/Serbia and Montenegro/Business/Real State)
Serbia and Montenegro together are about the size of the state of Kentucky.
The remaining republics of Serbia and Montenegro declared a new "Federal...
Current issues: Serbia and Montenegro have asserted the formation of a joint independent state, but this entity has not been formally...
www.worldwidirectory.com /Europe/Serbia.and.Montenegro/Business/Real.State   (554 words)

  
 Serbia and Montenegro - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It is located on the west-central Balkan Peninsula, bordering Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia on the western sides, Hungary to the north, Romania and Bulgaria to the east, the Republic of Macedonia to the south and Albania to the south-west with just over 200 km of access to the Adriatic.
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psychcentral.com /psypsych/Serbia_and_Montenegro   (1521 words)

  
 history serbia - Books, journals, articles @ The Questia Online Library
Benjamin Von Kallay: Consul and Historian in Serbia from 1868 to 1875
History A Sketch of Serbian, Montenegrin, and Yugoslavian History to 1990 Slavs...the 9th cent.
History From the 14th to the 19th...principality of Zeta in the Serbian empire.
www.questia.com /search/history-serbia   (1676 words)

  
 SEE Portal - Homepage / In depth / Country Guides / Serbia and Montenegro
A vigorous team of economic reformers has worked to tame inflation (non-energy inflation is less than 9% in 2002, down from over 45% 3 years earlier) and rationalize the Serbia and Montenegro economy.
Serbia and Montenegro (SaM) is a constitutional republic consisting of the relatively large Republic of Serbia and the much smaller Republic of Montenegro.* In March 2002, the two republics, with European Union (EU) mediation, negotiated the Belgrade Agreement, in which they agreed to redefine the joint state.
On February 4, the Yugoslav Parliament adopted the Constitutional Charter and Implementation Law, marking the end of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) and the beginning of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
see.oneworld.net /article/archive/3222   (341 words)

  
 Lonely Planet
Serbia and Montenegro is bent on rapid reform and consigning to history its associations with despotic rulers, failed socialism and war.
Witnessing this transition and rediscovering a region of forgotten beauty, culture and history will reward and surprise even the most jaded traveller.
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