History of the Macedonians (ethnic group)
The history of the ethnic Macedonians has been shaped by population shifts and political developments in the southern Balkans, especially within the region of Macedonia. The ideas of separate Macedoni...
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Republic of Macedonia
Ferries to Greece: http://ferriesgreece.org/ Macedonia is a geographical and historical region of Greece in southeastern Europe. Macedonia is the largest and...
South Slavs
The South Slavs are a subgroup of Slavic peoples who speak the South Slavic languages.They inhabit a contiguous region in the Balkan Peninsula, southern Pannonian Plain and eastern Alps, and are geogr...
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Bulgars
The Bulgars (also Bolgars, Bulghars, Proto-Bulgarians, Huno-Bulgars) were a semi-nomadic Turkic people who flourished in the Pontic Steppe and the Volga basin in the 7th century AD. Being under the i...
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Rumelia
Rumelia (Turkish: Rumeli; Bosnian: Rumelija, Greek: Ρωμυλία, Romylía, or Ρούμελη, Roúmeli; Albanian: Rumelia; Serbian and Macedonian: Румелија, Rumelija; Bulgarian: Румелия, Ru...
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Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising
The Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising or simply the Ilinden Uprising of August 1903 (Bulgarian: Илинденско-Преображенско въстание, Ilindensko-Preobrazhensko vastanie; Macedonian: Илинденско воста...
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Balkan Wars
The Balkan Wars were two conflicts that took place in the Balkan Peninsula in south-eastern Europe in 1912 and 1913. Four Balkan states defeated the Ottoman Empire in the first war; one of the four, ...
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Balkans Campaign (World War I)
The Balkans Campaign of World War I was fought between the Central Powers, represented by Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Germany and the Ottoman Empire on one side and the Allies, represented by France, ...
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Vardar Banovina
The Vardar Banovina or Vardar Banate or Vardarska Banovina (Serbo-Croatian: Vardarska banovina, Вардарска бановина) was a province (banovina) of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia between 1929 and 1941. It...
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Balkans Campaign (World War II)
The Balkan Campaign of World War II began with the Italian invasion of Greece on 28 October 1940. In the early months of 1941, Italy's offensive had been stalled and a Greek counter-offensive pushed i...
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National Liberation War of Macedonia
World War II in Yugoslav Macedonia started with the Axis occupation of Yugoslavia. Macedonian Partisans of the People's Liberation Army of Macedonia, part of the Yugoslav Partisan movement, started a ...
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Socialist Republic of Macedonia
The Socialist Republic of Macedonia (Macedonian, Serbo-Croatian: Социјалистичка Република Македонија, Socijalistička Republika Makedonija) was one of the six republics forming the Socialist F...
Republic of Macedonia
Macedonia (/ˌmæsɨˈdoʊniə/ mas-i-DOH-nee-ə; Macedonian: Македонија, transliterated: Makedonija), officially the Republic of Macedonia (Република Македонија, t...
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Flora of Macedonia
The flora of the Republic of Macedonia is represented with around 210 families, 920 genera, and around 3,700 plant species. The most abundant group are the flowering plants with around 3,200 species, ...
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Rise of nationalism under the Ottoman Empire
The rise of the Western notion of nationalism under the Ottoman Empire eventually caused the breakdown of the Ottoman millet concept. An understanding of the concept of the nationhood prevalent in the...
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Slavic settlement of the Eastern Alps
The settlement of the Eastern Alps region by early Slavs took place during the 6th to 8th centuries. It is part of the southward expansion of the early Slavs which would result in the characterization...
Serbian Empire
The Serbian Empire (Serbian: Српско Царство / Srpsko Carstvo, [sr̩̂pskoː tsâːrstʋo]) is a historiographical term for the empire in the Balkan peninsula that emerged from the medieval Serbian Kingd...
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Ottoman Vardar Macedonia
Vardar Macedonia, the area that now makes up the Republic of Macedonia, was part of the Ottoman Empire for roughly five hundred years, from the late 14th century to 1912.
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Languages of the Republic of Macedonia
The official, national and most widespread language in the Macedonia is Macedonian. The languages of Macedonia correspond with the various ethnic groups. Republic of Macedonia officially recognizes s...
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Italian invasion of Albania
The Italian invasion of Albania (April 7 – April 12, 1939) was a brief military campaign by the Kingdom of Italy against the Albanian Kingdom. The conflict was a result of the imperialist policies of ...
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Human rights in the Republic of Macedonia
The Republic of Macedonia is a signatory to the European Convention on Human Rights and the U.N. Geneva Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and Convention against Torture, and the Macedonian...
First Bulgarian Empire
The First Bulgarian Empire (modern Bulgarian: Първo българско царство, Parvo Balgarsko Tsarstvo) was an early medieval Turkic Bulgarian state founded in the north-eastern Balkans in c. 681 by t...
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Axis occupation of Greece during World War II
The occupation of Greece by the Axis Powers (Greek: Η Κατοχή, I Katochi, meaning "The Occupation") began in April 1941 after Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany invaded Greece, and lasted until Germany...
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Greco-Italian War
The Greco-Italian War, also known as the Italo-Greek War, was a conflict between Italy and Greece, which lasted from 28 October 1940 to 23 April 1941. The conflict marked the beginning of the Balkans ...
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Skopje
Skopje (Macedonian: Скопје, [ˈskɔpjɛ]) is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Macedonia. It is the country's political, cultural, economic, and academic center. It was known in the Rom...
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Public holidays in the Republic of Macedonia
Public holidays are observed in the Republic of Macedonia for a number of reasons, including for religious and national significance. They are generally accompanied by celebrations.Besides these, ther...
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