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 (drē′nə, -nä)
A river, about 345 km (215 mi) long, rising in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina and flowing generally north along the border between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia to the Sava River.
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(ˈdri nə, -nɑ)

a river in S Europe, flowing N along part of the border between Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina to the Sava River. 285 mi. (459 km) long.
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Instead of threatening to reopen the Balkan Pandora's Box, it would be much wiser for Vulin to come to terms with the reality for Serbia and its army, that the border will always be on the Drina River, regardless of who lives in BiH,' underlined the SDA.
Where as the abolition of the border along the River Drina separating Serbia and the Bosnian Serbs' Republika Srpska, which was opposed by the Bosnian Muslims as they possessed majority of the population in the valley.
The invasion of Serbia, as expected, took place along the river Drina, the border between Austrian-held Bosnia and Serbia.
Unsurprisingly, April gives the credit to her incredible friends and family that accompanied her on the trip: Brian, Lynn, Tim, Arthur, Ellen, Dennis, Tracie, Robert, Brenda, Drina, Dave, Ralph, Melissa, Rich, Pam and Sean.
"Migrants are crossing the River Drina (the border between Serbia and Bosnia).
Montenegro by Starling Lawrence (our first selection), Dictionary of the Khazars by Miodrag Pavic, The Bridge on the Drina by Ivo Andric, The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco, My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk, The Girl with the Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier, The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, and The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini were discussed at length and became club favorites.
The main part of the Danube catchment area is drained by the River Sava, which runs towards the northern border of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia, and its major tributaries (the rivers Una, Sana, Vrbas, Ukrina, Bosna, Brka, Tinja and River Drina) that drain deeply into central and northern Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bethan is an apprentice to her clan's witch, Drina, also known as Gran.
WASHINGTON: The World Bank Groups' Board of Executive Directors today approved a Global Environment Facility (GEF) and Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) Grants totaling US$8.73 million for the West Balkans Drina River Basin Management Project for Bosnia and Herzegovina (US$3.37 million), Montenegro (US$2.72 million), and Serbia (US$2.63 million).
Near to Drvengrad, on the border of Serbia and Bosnia, is the stunning river Drina, where I take a rafting trip.