The Republic of Serbia is a republic in south-eastern Europe which is united with Montenegro in a loose commonwealth known as the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro.
The capital is in Belgrade.
Serbia borders Hungary to the north; Romania and Bulgaria to the east; the Republic of Macedonia and Albania to the south; and Montenegro, Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina to the west.
Republic of Serbia
Serbia and Montenegro
Official language Serbian #1
Independence - Declared from the Ottoman Empire
Gained autonomy 1817
Independence July 13, 1878
Area 88,361 kmē
Population 7.498.001 (2002) (not including data for Kosovo and Metohia Province)
Ethnic groups (not including data for Kosovo and Metohia Province)
Anthem Boze Pravde
Time zone UTC +1
Currency Serbian dinar (CSD)Also Euro (EUR) in Kosovo
Internet TLD .yu still used (.cs reserved)
Airline carrier Jat Airways
#1 In Vojvodina, the following languages are also official: Romanian, Rusin, Hungarian, Slovak and Croatian;
In Kosovo also: Albanian.
For a more information about Serbia see Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This page was retrieved and condensed from (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serbia) December 2005
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This information was correct in December 2005. E. & O.E.
Hui Chin and I spent some time touring around Serbia exploring some of the cities and other attractions including spending some time in and around Belgrade.
You can click on these photos for an enlargement.
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