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Kosovo

Ko·so·vo

 (kô′sə-vō′, kō′-)
A republic of the western Balkan Peninsula. Settled by Slavs around 600, the area was under Turkish rule from 1389 to 1913 and became part of Yugoslavia after World War I. An autonomous region of Serbia after 1946, Kosovo lost much of its autonomy in 1990, leading to ethnic violence between Kosovo's Albanian and Serb populations. Intervention by NATO and the United Nations reestablished peace in 1999. In 2008, Kosovo declared independence; however, its sovereignty was not universally recognized at that time. Priština is the capital and largest city.

Ko′so·var′ (-vär′) adj. & n.
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Kosovo

(Serbian ˈkɔsɔvɔ; ˈkɒsəvəʊ) or

Kosova

n
(Placename) an autonomous province of Serbia, in the SW: chiefly Albanian in population since the 13th century; Serb suppression of separatists escalated to a policy of ethnic cleansing in 1998, provoking NATO airstrikes against Serbia in 1999 and takeover by UN administration; unilaterally declared independence in 2008. Mainly a plateau. Capital: Priština. Pop: 1 847 708 (2013 est). Area: 10 887 sq km (4203 sq miles). Full Serbian name: Kosovo-Metohija
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Ko•so•vo

(ˈkoʊ səˌvoʊ, ˈkɒs ə-)
n.
an autonomous province within Serbia, in S Yugoslavia. 1,800,000; 4203 sq. mi. (10,887 sq. km). Cap.: Priština.
Ko•so•var (ˈkoʊ səˌvɑr, ˈkɒs ə-) n., adj.
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Noun1.Kosovo - a Serbian province in southern Serbia and Montenegro populated predominantly by Albanians
Serbia, Srbija - a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
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Translations
Косово
Kosovo
Kosovo
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کوسوو
Kosovo
Kosovo
Koszovó
コソボコソヴォ
코소보
Kosovo
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KosovoКосово
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ประเทศโคโซโว
کوسوو
nước Kosovo

Kosovo

[ˈkɒsəvəʊ] nKosovo m
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Kosovo

nKosovo nt
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Kosovo

كُوسُوفُو Kosovo Kosovo Kosovo Κόσοβο Kosovo Kosovo Kosovo Kosovo Kosovo コソボ 코소보 Kosovo Kosovo Kosowo Kosovo Косово Kosovo ประเทศโคโซโว Kosova nước Kosovo 科索沃
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The ministers will also address NATO's mission in Kosove which has made an important contribution to stability in the Western Balkans region for the last 20 years, he said.
Hill International announced it was selected by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to provide, as a leader of a joint venture, construction supervision services for the railway rehabilitation and upgrade of the Fushe Kosove - Hani i Elezitrailway line.
According to Variety, Alcon Entertainment co- CEOs, Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove and Titan's co-founders, Nick Landau and Vivian Cheung said, with their new project, they will explore the Blade Runner universe further.
Analize mbi Menyrat e Dergimit te Remitancave ne Kosove. Prishtine: Central Bank of Republic of Kosovo .
Cynthia Sikes Yorkin will produce along with Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove. Bud Yorkin, meanwhile, will receive a producer credit.
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Thrilled producers Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson said: "We are honoured Harrison is joining us on this journey."
(55.) Speak Up Movement, Indeksi i Transparency se Institucioneve Dhe Ndermarrjeve Publike ne Kosove (Transparency index of government institutions and public enterprises in Kosovo) (Pristina, Kosovo: Speak Up Movement, 2010), pp.
postal address: Imzot Nik Prelaj St., Beni Dona Tower, Ulpiana, Prishtine, Kosove
"We would be honoured, and we are hopeful, that Harrison will be part of our project," Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson, of Alcon Entertainment said.