Opstina

Opstina

In Russia and several other Slavic countries, a political subdivision equivalent to a municipal government.
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upon the effective date to be established by the Supervisor each entity shall be deemed to have delegated all of its powers of governance within the pre-war Brcko Opstina to a new institution, a new multi-ethnic democratic government to be known as "The Brcko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina" under the exclusive sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
It follows that in the circumstances of the case it was not necessary to show that those specific operations carried out by the Bosnian Serb forces which were the object of the trial (the attacks on Kozarac and more generally within opstina Prijedor) had been specifically ordered or planned by the Yugoslav Army.
An original contribution to the genre was the attempt to base utopia on the ancient Serbian forms of social organization--zadruga and opstina (Svetozar Markovic's socialist utopia and Rastko Petrovic's modernist parody of the pagan Slavic paradise).
It was ironic, though, that in Opstina Prijedor UN personnel, sensing an even greater danger if civilians remained in the area, actually provided transportation to assist with the ethnic cleansing that was being committed there.
2) Dusko Tadic received a twenty-year prison sentence for his role in the concentration camp persecution and beatings of Bosnian Muslims and Croats in opstina Prijedor, Bosnia-Herzegovina.
The Final Award established a special District for the entire pre-war Brcko Opstina, under the exclusive sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
At approximately 2300 hours on a starlit night in July 1999, a three-man ground surveillance radar (GSR) team observed a named area of interest (NAI) from a remote hilltop in the Vitina Opstina, Kosovo, in the Multinational Brigade--East (MNB-E) sector.
This practice enhanced their awareness of the geography, culture, and political considerations within their opstina.
To gain the advantage and disrupt an event, action, or revenge, learn the history of the town, opstina, and clan (family) (see Figure 2).
Initially we assigned the teams opstinas (counties) as their sectors.