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Bosnia and Herzegovina Recent History

Bosnia and Herzegovina Recent History

Declaration of Independence Night Tito’s death, conditions in the country worsened and the problematic economic situation led to increasing dissatisfaction among the population. The new government violently suppressed all democratic movements, for example the student uprising in Kosovo in 1981. The nationalists received stronger support from the population. In 1987 Slobodan Milošević was appointed chairman of the Serbian Communist Party. He immediately began to develop the supremacy of the Serbs, which was viewed critically by the other republics. When there…

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Guide

Bosnia and Herzegovina Guide

Country data Location: Southeast Europe Time zone: CET Total area: 51,197 km² Land area: 51,187 km² Water area: 10 km² Length of the state border: 1,543 km Bordering countries: Croatia: 956 km Montenegro: 242 km Serbia: 345 km Coastline: 20 km Capital: Sarajevo Electric current: 220 V / 50 Hz Telephone code: 00 387 (Source: Allcitycodes) Highest point: Maglic 2,386 m Population Population: approx. 3.9 million residents (Countryaah, 2021) Population growth: -0.1% per year Population density (residents per km²): 76…

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