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  Kosovska Mitrovica District - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Mitrovica District expands in the north Kosovo.
The seat of the District is in the city of Kosovska Mitrovica.
Kosovska Mitrovica - being a medieval settlement, is rich in famous edificies and monuments: the Church of St. Dimitri originating from the fourteenth century, and the Church of St.Sava from the nineteenth century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kosovska_Mitrovica_District   (136 words)

  
 Kosovska Mitrovica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kosovska Mitrovica (Косовска Митровица; Albanian Mitrovica or Mitrovicë) is a city located in the north of Kosovo, the southern province of Serbia and Montenegro, at 42.89° North, 20.87° East.
Nearby Mitrovica there is a mediaval fortress Zvečan which played an important role in the time of the Kingdom of Serbia under Nemanjić's rule.
Mitrovica became the focus for ethnic clashes between the two communities, exacerbated by the presence of nationalist extremists on both sides.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kosovska_Mitrovica   (706 words)

  
 Balkan Repository Project - 6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Kosovska Mitrovica, Serbia, Sept 17 (Tanjug) - The French-run remand prison in Kosovska Mitrovica has 30 inmates - 26 Serbs, 3 ethnic Albanians and 1 ethnic Macedonia, according to the district chief justice on Friday.
District Court Chief Justice Kaplan Baruti told a news conference that trials cannot be held yet because the administration and justice commission of the U.N. mission to Kosovo-Metohija (UNMIK) has not selected a jury.
Thirteen of the Kosovska Mitrovica prisoners, most of them Serbs, are on hunger strike, because they were arrested on anonymous ethnic Albanian tip-offs and are being held without a court order.
www.balkan-archive.org.yu /kosovo_crisis/Sep_18/6.html   (229 words)

  
 Balkan Repository Project - NATO bombing results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - The family of the Serb who was kidnapped by Albanian terrorists on August 20 on the road Vucitrn-Kosovska Mitrovica, is on a hunger strike since Friday in sign of protest that U.N. civilian police and KFOR, as they say, have not undertaken anything to find the kidnapped.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - It is an open season on Serbs in the Kosovska-Mitrovica district, whom French peacekeepers and international police arrest on ethnic Albanians' say-so, even on the strength of anonymous phone tip-offs.
TANJUG learns on Sunday at the Kosovska Mitrovica Centre for Peace and Tolerance, which opened on July 20, that it is enough that an ethnic Albanian reports a Serb to the gendarmerie for French troops to step in brutally and lock the Serb up.
www.balkan-archive.org.yu /kosovo_crisis/Aug_30/mil_reports.html   (1003 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Kosovska Mitrovica District
The Kosovska Mitrovica District expands in the south western Serbia.
In the vicinity of Kosovska Mitrovica is the Devic Monastery, the first mention of which was found in 1578, supposedly built by Djuradj Brankovic, the distinguished Serbian ruler.
Under the rule of the Serbian noble Vuk Brankovic, the son of Djuradj Brankovic, it was a market place.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Mitrovica_District   (170 words)

  
 Serbia Info News / Open season on Serbs in Kosovska Mitrovica district
Kosovska Mitrovica, Aug 29 (Tanjug) - It is an open season on Serbs in the Kosovska-Mitrovica district, whom French peacekeepers and international police arrest on ethnic Albanians' say-so, even on the strength of anonymous phone tip-offs.
Tanjug learns on Sunday at the Kosovska Mitrovica Centre for Peace and Tolerance, opened on July 20, that it is enough that an ethnic Albanian reports a Serb to the gendarmery for French troops to step in brutally and lock the Serb up.
Paradoxically, Simic and the Aleksics are charged with crimes of genocide under Article 141 of the Serbian Penal Code, although Judge Rexha refuses to recognize either the Yugoslav constitution or the laws of the Yugoslav republic of Serbia.
www.serbia-info.com /news/1999-08/29/14154.html   (429 words)

  
 Daily News 04-12
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA – The trial of six Kosovo Serbs charged with genocide against Albanians last year is to start today in Kovoska Mitrovica.
The other five all broke out of the Mitrovica District prison and will be tried in their absence.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - One of Kosovo Serb leaders Rada Trajkovic said that Democratic Alliance of Kosovo leader Ibrahim Rugova dared not accept the invitation of Yugoslav President Vojislav Kostunica for talks, since he feared from former Kosovo Liberation Army commander Hashim Thaqi and was concerned for his rating facing the general elections in Kosovo.
www.medijaklub.cg.yu /eng/news/archive/2000/decembar/05kosovo.htm   (426 words)

  
 Kosovska mitrovica district - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Sept 22 (Tanjug) - President of the northern Kosovo Serb National Council (SNV) Milan Ivanovic at the Kosovska Mitrovica District Court on Monday, denied charges that he had acted violently during the riots in the northern part of the city on April 8, 2002.
Another defendant, President of the northern Kosovo SNV Municipal Committee for Kosovska Mitrovica Nebojsa Jovic is also expected to give a statement before the international judges later in the day.
Jovic is also suspected of having been part of a group of people that acted violently, as well as of the attack on an authorized person on duty.
www.mfa.gov.yu /Policy/CI/KIM/230903_1_e.html   (138 words)

  
 Toplica District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Seat of the District is in the city of Prokuplje.
The Toplicki District is a medium developed industrial center, in which the most prominent are the "Prokupac" - alcoholic beverage factory, the "Hissar" food factory, the "FOM" ferrous metal plant and the "Topličanka" cotton mill.
This District used to be an Albanian land but it was taken forcibly from them in the harsh winter of 1877-1878.
www.toshare.info /en/Toplica_District.htm   (228 words)

  
 DPI - Foreign Media Monitoring   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Yugoslavia (AP) _ A Serb man was sentenced Thursday to 18 months in prison for inciting riots against international police officers in U.N.-run Kosovo province.
Kosovska Mitrovica is divided into an Albanian-run southern part and a Serb-populated northern section.
Kosovska Mitrovica, 12 December: Belgrade has no mandate to decide on important issues which concern Kosovo Serbs without talking to their legal representatives, i.e.
www.unmikonline.org /press/2002/wire/dec/imm131202AM.htm   (3068 words)

  
 Kosovo: Prisoners [Free Republic]
The detainees in the Kosovska Mitrovica District Court have been deprived of all these rights, though some of them have been imprisoned for almost a year.
To conclude: The detainees in Kosovska Mitrovica are on strike because they have no legal and practical guarantees that an unbiased court will try them justly within reasonable a time.
That the detainees in Kosovska Mitrovica are tried by an impartial court consisting of judges from foreign countries that were not involved in the conflict in Kosovo;
www.freerepublic.com /forum/a39355d4b70bd.htm   (1728 words)

  
 Zlatibor_District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Zlatibor District expands in the western parts of the Republic of Serbia.
Seat of the District is in the city of Uzice.
One of the earliest cultural monuments in this region is the Bela Crkva church in Karan, built and painted between 1340 and 1342.
www.freedomresorts.com /search.php?title=Zlatibor_District   (300 words)

  
 News @ Serbian Unity Congress | 6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Kosovska Mitrovica, April 12th - Serbs held in the ethnic Albanian district prison in Kosovska Mitrovica went on hunger strike because of the release of Kouchner's double standards of Albanian justice system.
Serbs went on hunger strike because of release from prison Albanian Jeljalj Ademi who, was arrested for throwing two hand grenades on Serbs in March 7th in Boshnjachka Mahala in north part of the Kosovska Mitrovica, when 22 Serbs and 14 French soldiers were injured.
Judge, Nicola Kabasic of the Serbian National Council for the Kosovska Mitrovica District told a news conference Today, that by releasing an Albanian, who is suspected for grave criminal act and keeping Serbs in custody because of lesser criminal acts"Kouchner's Albanian justice system segregates the population and conducts court cases on an ethnic bases".
news.suc.org /bydate/2000/Apr_14/6.html   (265 words)

  
 National news
KOSVSKA MITROVICA — Serbs imprisoned in the Kosovska Mitrovica district prison, who are on a hunger strike, said in a letter to the Serb National Forum of the district of Kosovska Mitrovica on Monday, that they would continue the strike “until their status is resolved.”
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA — Jovica Jovanovic of the justice sub-committee of the Yugoslav committee on cooperation with the U.N. mission said Monday that the U.N. civilian mission (UNMIK) had failed to respond to a request by Serb prisoners on hunger strike in Kosovska Mitrovica that their cases be finally settled in court.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA — A group of ethnic Albanian extremists savagely beat up Serb brothers Dragan Petronijevic, 33, and Zoran Petronijevic, 32, in their house yard in Suvi Do, 3km southwest of Kosovska Mitrovica in Serbia’s Kosovo and Metohija province late Sunday.
www.agitprop.org.au /stopnato/20000428tanju1704n.htm   (1271 words)

  
 B92 >> News
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Thursday – After 14 hours of questioning and with a bail set at 10 thousand Euros, the Kosovska Mitrovica District Court released head of the Serb National Council Milan Ivanovic pending trial.
Ivanovic is accused of organizing riots in Kosovska Mitrovica on April 8 this year when an international policeman was killed in clashes between Serbs and UNMIK.
He also said that the Kosovska Mitrovica Court decision proves that things are improving in the province: "The earlier decision on Steva Zigic's release and I hope one on Slavoljub Jovic's release soon, show that things are changing for the better and that there is room for hope", said Ivanovic.
www.b92.net /english/news/index.php?lang=english&my_categories_class='News'&yyyy=2002&mm=10&dd=10   (1969 words)

  
 Sremska Mitrovica - Indopedia, the Indological knowledgebase
Sremska Mitrovica (Сремска Митровица) is a city located in the Vojvodina province of Serbia and Montenegro at 44.98° North, 19.61° East.
Its name means "Mitrovica of Srem" (Mitrovica of Kosovo also exists) while Mitrovica stems from name "Demetrius" or "Dimitrije" in Serbian language.
It is the administrative center of the Srem District of Serbia.
www.indopedia.org /Sirmium.html   (207 words)

  
 Daily News 22-05
PRISTINA – A Polish soldier was killed in South part of Kosovska Mitrovica and several Albanians were arrested because of illegal possession of weapons, KFOR representatives stated today, Beta Agency informs.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - Serbs on strike as of April 10 requesting to be released from the prison in Kosovska Mitrovica in order to defend themselves from freedom and requesting that their trials start as soon as possible, informed the Serbian National Council and their relatives that they refuse any medical help, "Blic" writes.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA - The Serb and Roma inmates in the Kosovska Mitrovica district prison, who have been on hunger strike since April 12, stopped the strike yesterday.
www.medijaklub.cg.yu /eng/news/archive/2000/may/22kosovo.htm   (1219 words)

  
 DPI - Foreign Media Monitoring
Milan Ivanovic was charged for leading a violent demonstration in the Serb-dominated part of Kosovska Mitrovica, an ethnic flashpoint some 45 kilometers (25 miles) north of the province's capital, Pristina, said Clint Williamson, the head of the U.N.-run Justice Department in Kosovo.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -(B92)- After 14 hours of questioning and with a bail set at 10 thousand Euros, the Kosovska Mitrovica District Court released head of the Serb National Council Milan Ivanovic pending trial.
Ivanovic is accused of organizing the riots in Kosovska Mitrovica on April 8 this year when an international policemen was killed in clashes between Serbs and UNMIK.
www.unmikonline.org /press/2002/wire/Oct/imm101002PM.htm   (5556 words)

  
 UN still trying to defuse tensions after violence rocks Kosovska Mitrovica
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA (AP) - The two men in charge of this divided town, a United Nations administrator and a French general, said Tuesday that they were counting on two foreign judges to punish extremists after 12 days of violence.
Some Albanians have wanted to push the Serbs in northern Mitrovica and beyond out of Kosovo, and some Serbs have wanted to do the opposite – to push the Albanians remaining among them south of the Ibar river, which divides Mitrovica, in order to create a pure Serbian area in northern Kosovo, he said.
The Albanian mayor of Mitrovica, Bajram Rexhepi, who said he had been a good friend of the dead man, said Haradinaj was unarmed when he was shot by French soldiers and was in Mitrovica visiting his sisters.
www.unb.ca /web/bruns/9900/issue19/intnews/kosovo.html   (1235 words)

  
 CNN - KFOR troops stop Albanians at river for 2nd day - August 8, 1999
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Kosovo -- French peacekeepers stopped a group of ethnic Albanians trying to cross a bridge into Kosovska Mitrovica's Serb district Sunday in the second day of clashes between the KFOR troops and angry Albanians.
The clashes at Kosovska Mitrovica, a mining town 18 miles (29 km) northwest of the Kosovo capital Pristina, underline the ethnic hatred that has been the root of Balkans conflict for decades.
In Mitrovica, Albanians, kept from returning to homes north of the Ibar by Serbs, accuse the French troops of helping Serbs to maintain a clear division in the town.
www.cnn.com /WORLD/europe/9908/08/kosovo.03   (699 words)

  
 Pec District: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Peć; District, also called Dukagjin or Regjioni i Pejës in Albanian (Albanian: The Indo-European language spoken by the people of Albania), occupies the west part of Kosovo (Kosovo: A Serbian province in southern Yugoslavia populated predominantly by Albanians), Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia and Montenegro: A mountainous republic in southeastern Europe).
It is the endowment of King Stephen Decanski, built from 1327 to 1335.
The next companies are most prominent in the Pec District: Leather and Footwear Combine, Forestry Industrial Combine, Agricultural-industrial Combine and Car Spare-parts Factory.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/pec_district   (260 words)

  
 Nazi-Created Albanian Security Forces in Kosovo during World War II | Carl Savich | Columns | Serbianna.com
The head of the Gestapo in Kosovska Mitrovica in northern Kosovo was Gunther Hausding.
Gunther Hausding, the Gestapo chief in Kosovska Mitrovica.
Dzafer Deva, the Kosovar Albanian Muslim Interior Minister of Greater Albania, redeployed 1,200 Albanian Gendarmes from Kosovska Mitrovica to Tirana in December, 1943.
www.serbianna.com /columns/savich/071.shtml   (3632 words)

  
 [No title]
The transfer of cases from Kosovo in June, 1999 (and only cases in jurisdiction of district courts were transferred), was initially quite chaotic.
The cases of the Kosovska Mitrovica District Court were transferred to the Kraljevo District Court, except for those already sent to other courts.
The cases of the Gnjilane District Court were transferred to the Vranje District Court except for those already sent to other courts.
beta-press.com /temaeng9.html   (2496 words)

  
 strana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Outpatient Clinic in Kosovska Vitina - infirmary in the village of Vrbovac shattered to the ground.
Outpatient Clinic in Djakovica - inoperative due to the damage caused by the NATO air strikes in the vicinity.
According to the findings of the committee for the assessment of damage, the total area of broken glass is approximately 200 m2.
www.aeronautics.ru /archive/yugoslavia/milosevic/bela/bela/03.htm   (1760 words)

  
 Yugoslav Daily Survey May 24
>Nash, legal counsel Robert Petit and by the president of the executive council >of the Kosovska Mitrovica district Serbian national forum, Oliver Ivanovic.
>Nash explained to the detained that in the coming days all the cases of >prisoners from Orahovac and Pristina districts will be transferred to the >court in Kosovska Mitrovica, where they will stand trial.
He underlined that >of the first seven scheduled trials, for six have been named court councils >made up of international judges, and that for the seventh trial a court >council will be formed within 48 hours.
www.mail-archive.com /kominform@lists.eunet.fi/msg01516.html   (795 words)

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