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Encyclopedia > Kiseljak
Kiseljak
Кисељак
Image:Kiseljak.GIF
Municipality coat of arms
Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina
General Information
Entity {{{entity}}}
Land area 164 km²
Population (1991 census) 24,426
Population density
Area code +387 30
Mayor Mladen Mišurić (HDZ)
Website http://www.opcina-kiseljak.ba

Kiseljak is a small town and municipality in central Bosnia and Herzegovina, located northeast of Sarajevo and south of Zenica. Kiseljak lies in the valley of the Fojnička River, a tributary of the Bosna, and it is on the intersection of roads from Visoko, Fojnica, Kreševo and Rakovica. It is administratively part of the Central Bosnia Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Political divisions of Bosnia and Herzegovina: Categories: Bosnia and Herzegovina | Politics of Bosnia and Herzegovina | Lists of subnational entities | Bosnia and Herzegovina geography stubs ... A telephone numbering plan is a system that allows subscribers to make and receive telephone calls across long distances. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... The Croatian Democratic Union of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Croatian: Hrvatska demokratska zajednica Bosne i Hercegovine, HDZ BiH) is a political party of Croats in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos and other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Map of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo) Coordinates: , Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Entity Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Canton Sarajevo Canton Government  - Mayor Semiha Borovac (SDA) Area [1]  - City 141. ... Coat of arms [[Image:{{{image_coat_of_arms}}}|100px|Coat of arms]] Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina [[Image:{{{image_map}}}|150px|center|Map of Bosnia and Herzegovina highlighting the town or municipality location]] General Information Entity Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Land area 499,7 km² Population 146,000 (estimate) Population density 293/km... The Bosna is the third longest river in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and is considered one of the countrys three major internal rivers, along with the Neretva and Vrbas. ... Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina General Information Entity Federation Canton Zenica - Doboj Land area 232 km² Population (1991 census) 46,130 Population density Coordinates Area code +387 32 Mayor Munib Alibegović (SDA) Website http://www. ... Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina General Information Entity {{{entity}}} Land area Population (1991 census) 16,227 Population density Area code +387 30 Mayor Salkan Merdžanić (SDA) Website http://www. ... KreÅ¡evo is a town and the seat of its municipality in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Rakovica is a village in central-eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina, located east of Ilidža and Sarajevo on the local road towards Kiseljak. ... Map showing the location of this canton in Bosnia and Herzegovina Central Bosnia Canton is one of the 10 cantons of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... The location of the FBiH entity as part of the state of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Europe. ...

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Demographics

1991

In 1991 the population of the Kiseljak municipality (164 km²) was 24 426, of which 51.61% Croats, 40.92% Bosniaks, 3.11% Serbs, 2.48% Yugoslavs and 1.88% others. The town itself had a population of 6 598, of which 60% Croats, 29% Bosniaks, 3% Serbs, 5% Yugoslavs and 4% others. Languages Croatian Religions Predominantly Roman Catholic Related ethnic groups Slavs South Slavs Croats (Croatian: Hrvati) are a South Slavic people mostly living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and nearby countries. ... Languages Bosnian Religions Predominantly Islam Related ethnic groups Slavs (South Slavs) The Bosniaks or Bosniacs[1] (Bosnian: BoÅ¡njaci, IPA: ) are a South Slavic people, living mainly in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia) and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro, with a smaller autochthonous population also present in Croatia... Languages Serbian Religions Predominantly Serbian Orthodox Christian Related ethnic groups Other Slavic peoples, especially South Slavs See Cognate peoples below (* many Serbs opted for Yugoslav ethnicity) [28] Serbs (Serbian: Срби or Srbi) are a South Slavic people who live mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and, to a lesser extent, in... Yugoslavs (Bosnian: Jugosloveni; Macedonian, Serbian Cyrillic: Југословени; Latinic: Jugosloveni; Croatian: Jugoslaveni, Slovenian: Jugoslovani) is an ethnic designation used by some people in former Yugoslavia, which continues to be used in some of its successor countries. ...

  • Settlement: Bos Srbs Croats Yugos Others Sum B% S% C% Y% O%
  • Kiseljak 1888 188 3952 314 256 6598 29% 3% 60% 5% 4%

Source[1].


2005

In 2005, population of municipality included 73% Croats and 26% Bosniaks.


Notable citizens

The city is also the hometown of the former Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, President Ivo Miro Jović. The Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (PredsjedniÅ¡tvo Bosne i Hercegovine/Предсједништво Босне и Херцеговине) is the head of state of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Ivo Miro Jović (born July 15, 1950 in ÄŒapljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina) is the Croat member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, elected in the Parliament on May 9, 2005 following the sacking of Dragan ÄŒović by the High Representative on charges of corruption. ...


External links

  • Official site
  • http://www.kiseljak.ba/
 
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War Crimes > KISELJAK - HERCEG BOSNA :: Croats of Bosnia and Herzegovina :: (270 words)
Although the Kiseljak district area is near Sarajevo (which has fallen the victim of the fiercest aggression since April 1992), it has been spared any military conflicts.
Since it was an 'oasis of peace' in the boiling Bosnia-Herzegovina, it served as a maintenance and transit centre of the civilian residents of Sarajevo.
On April 18th 1993, the first shell was fired on the town of Kiseljak (the district centre) and killed one person.
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