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date: 24 August 2019

Bosnia and Herzegovinalocked

  • Ivan Čavlović,
  • Ankica Petrović
  •  and Jasmina Talam

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Country in south-eastern Europe. Located in the Balkan peninsula, it has an area of 51,209 km2 and a population of 3,791,662 (2013 census, preliminary results). It is believed that a medieval Bosnian state was constituted at the end of the 8th century. In the beginning, the rulers of Bosnia were called ban: the first called by the name ban was Ban Borić and later on, the famous Kulin Ban; and after the coronation of Ban Tvrtko I Kotromanić in 1377, rulers of Bosnia became kings. The independence of Bosnia was maintained until the arrival of the Ottomans in 1463 when Bosnia officially became part of the Ottoman Empire. In 1878, following the decision of the Congress of Berlin, it was occupied by the Austro-Hungarian Empire. With the end of World War I and the collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Bosnia and Herzegovina became part of the State of Slovenes, Croats, and Serbs, and later part of the newly formed Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes, which was, after ...

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