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Unformatted text preview: District surrounded by a country but not ruled by it or not culturally a part of it Usually an ethnic group separated from the mother ship History of Yugoslavia World War II Yugoslavia occupied by Axis powers Republics occupied and claimed by Albania, Russia, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Bulgaria Independent state of Croatia: established by Germans Includes Croatia, Bosnia, Herzegovina Ethnic cleansing of Serbians by Croats (700,000 Serbs, Jews, and Gypsies) Serbian Resistance lead by Josib Broz Tico Geography of Yugoslavia (1946-1991) 6 Republics: Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina 2 Autonomous Regions: Vojvodina (diverse) and Kosovo (Albanians) both part of Serbia Muslim population interspersed (minority) Controlled government in Bosnia...
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2011 for the course GEOG 1101 taught by Professor Connor during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
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