Serbia and Montenegro

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Serbia and Montenegro

Formerly Yugoslavia
A former country of southeastern Europe consisting of Serbia and Montenegro, the last two remaining constituent states after Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, and Slovenia seceded from Yugoslavia in 1991. The name Yugoslavia was officially abandoned in 2003, and Serbia and Montenegro split into two independent republics in 2006.

Serbia and Montenegro

n
(Placename) a former country in SE Europe, consisting of the republics of Serbia and Montenegro; replaced the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 2003, and dissolved in 2006 following Montenegro’s decision to secede
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Noun1.Serbia and Montenegro - a mountainous republic in southeastern Europe bordering on the Adriatic Sea; formed from two of the six republics that made up Yugoslavia until 1992; Serbia and Montenegro were known as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia until 2003 when they adopted the name of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
Serbia, Srbija - a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
Crna Gora, Montenegro - a former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea; now part of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
Belgrade, Beograd, capital of Serbia and Montenegro - capital and largest city of Serbia and Montenegro; situated on the Danube
Danau, Danube, Danube River - the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea; "Vienna, Budapest, and Belgrade are on the banks of the Danube"
Jugoslav, Jugoslavian, Yugoslav, Yugoslavian - a native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia
Translations
Serbien und Montenegro
Serbie-et-Monténégro
Srbija i Crna Gora
Szerbia és Montenegró
Serbía og Svartfjallaland
セルビア・モンテネグロ
Servië en Montenegro
Serbia og Montenegro
Serbia i Czarnogóra
Sérvia e Montenegro
Sırbistan ve Karadağ
References in periodicals archive ?
After Yugoslavia's breakup in 1991, Serbia and Montenegro formed the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro in 1992.
In 2003, the state union of Serbia and Montenegro succeeded the FRY, which in turn dissolved in 2006 when Montenegro became independent following a referendum.
Montenegro became an independent state in June 2006, and has succeeded to a number of multilateral treaties to which the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro was a party or signatory, including the 1988 UN Drug Convention, the 1971 UN Convention on Psychotropic Substances, and the 1961 UN Single Convention, as amended by the 1972 Protocol.
Montenegro started negotiations on the SAA with Brussels when it was part of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro in October 2005.
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