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Posavina (Serbian, Croatian, and Bosnian: Posavina or Посавина, Slovenian: Posavje) is a Slavic name for the Sava river basin in Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia. Image File history File linksMetadata Belgrade_bridges2. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Belgrade_bridges2. ... For other uses of this word, see Sava (disambiguation). ... Belgrade (Serbian: Београд or Beograd  ) is the capital and the largest city of Serbia. ... Serbian (српски језик; srpski jezik) is one of the standard versions of the Shtokavian dialect, used primarily in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, and by Serbs everywhere. ... Sava also Save (German Save, Hungarian Száva) is a river in Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia, a right side tributary of Danube at Belgrade. ... Anthem: Serbia() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city)  Belgrade Official languages Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Parliamentary republic  - President Boris Tadić  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Establishment  - Formation 8th century   - Independence c. ...

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In the first half of the 18th century, Sava-Danube (Posavina-Podunavlje) section of the Habsburg Military Frontier existed in the area. Posavina segment of the Frontier comprised parts of Slavonia and Syrmia regions. It stretched between Nova Gradiška and estuary of the Drina river into Sava. Sava also Save (in Serbian: Сава; German: Save; Hungarian: Száva) is a river in Europe, a right side tributary of Danube at Belgrade. ... The Danube (ancient Danuvius, ancient Greek Istros) is the longest river of the European Union and Europes second-longest[3] (after the Volga). ... Freedom Bridge across the Danube, Novi Sad Podunavlje (Подунавље) is the name of the Danube river basin parts located in Serbia (Vojvodina and Central Serbia) and Croatia (Slavonia, Srijem, and Baranja). ... The Habsburg Monarchy, often called Austrian Monarchy or simply Austria, are the territories ruled by the Austrian branch of the House of Habsburg, and then by the successor House of Habsburg-Lorraine, between 1526 and 1867/1918. ... Military Frontier (Military Border, Military Krajina, Vojna Krajina, Војна Крајина, Militärgrenze, Confiniaria militaria) was a borderland of Habsburg Austria which acted as the cordon sanitaire against the Turks from the Middle Ages (Croatian Krajina) or from the late 17th and 18th centuries (Slavonian and Banat Krajina) until the 19th century. ... Coat of arms Slavonia (Croatian: Slavonija) is a geographical and historical region in eastern Croatia. ... Map of the Syrmia region Syrmia (Serbian: Srem (Cyrillic: Срем), Croatian: Srijem) is a fertile region of the Pannonian plain in Europe, between the Danube and Sava rivers. ... Nova GradiÅ¡ka is a scenic city located in the Brod-Posavina county of Croatia, population 15,833 (2001). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


Between 1929 and 1939, one of the provinces of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia was known as the Sava Banovina. The capital city of the province was Zagreb. In 1939, Sava Banovina was merged with Littoral Banovina to form new Banovina of Croatia. Motto: One nation, one king, one country Anthem: Medley of Bože pravde, Lijepa naÅ¡a domovino, and Naprej zastava slave Capital Belgrade Language(s) Serbo-Croato-Slovenian (see: Serbo-Croat and Slovenian) [1] Government Value specified for government_type does not comply King  - 1918-1921 Peter I  - 1921-1934 Alexander... Map showing Yugoslav banovinas in 1929 (The Sava Banovina is coloured pink, on the top left part of the map) The Sava Banovina or Sava Banate (Croatian: Savska banovina) was a province (banovina) of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia between 1929 and 1939. ... Zagreb (pronounced ) is the capital and largest city of Croatia. ... Map showing Yugoslav banovinas in 1929 (The Littoral Banovina is coloured purple, on the left part of the map) The Littoral Banovina or Littoral Banate (Croatian and Bosnian: Primorska banovina) was a province (banovina) of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia between 1929 and 1939. ... The Banovina of Croatia (1939-1941). ...


Today, one of the counties in Croatia is named Brod-Posavina county and one of the cantons in Bosnia and Herzegovina is named Posavina Canton. Brod-Posavina county - Brodsko-posavska županija is the southern Slavonian county in Croatia. ... Map showing the location of the canton within Bosnia and Herzegovina Posavina is a canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...


Cities and towns in the river basin

Cities and towns in Slovenia:

Cities and towns in Croatia: Kranj (German: Krainburg) is the fourth largest city of Slovenia, approximately 20 km north west from Ljubljana with a population of 51,225 (2002). ...   (IPA: ) is the capital and largest city in Slovenia. ...

Cities and towns in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Zagreb (pronounced ) is the capital and largest city of Croatia. ... Velika Gorica is a town in Zagreb county, Croatia, population 63,517 (2001). ... Sisak on the map of Croatia Sisak (German: Sissek, Hungarian: Sziszek, Italian: Siscia) is a city in central Croatia. ... Kutina is a small city in central Croatia, the largest settlement in the hilly region of Moslavina, in the Sisak-Moslavina county. ... Nova Gradiška is a scenic city located in the Brod-Posavina county of Croatia, population 15,833 (2001). ... Slavonski Brod is the sixth largest city in Croatia, with a population of 64,612 in 2001. ... Županja is a city in eastern Slavonia, Croatia, located 254 km east of Zagreb. ...

Cities and towns in Serbia: GradiÅ¡ka (Градишка), formerly known as Bosanska GradiÅ¡ka, is a town and municipality in northwestern Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Entity Republika Srpska Municipalities Derventa Municipility Mayor Milorad Simić (SNSD) Area    - City 120 km² Population    - City (2006) 13,300 Derventa (Cyrillic: Дервента) is a town and municipality in the northern part of Republika Srpska located just northwest of Doboj, in the Posavina region. ... Bosanski Brod (Cyrilic: Босански Брод),or Srpski Brod (Cyrilic: Sрπски Брод), current and official name of this city located on the banks of river Sava in the north of Serb Republic Republika Srpska. ... Å amac (Serbian: Шамац/Å amac, Bosnian: Å amac/Шамац, Croatian: Å amac), also known as Bosanski Å amac, is a town in the northern part of Bosnia and Herzegovina, located on the right bank of the Sava river. ... http://www. ...

New pedestrian bridge built in 1993, connecting Sremska Mitrovica and Mačvanska Mitrovica Sremska Mitrovica (Serbian: Сремска Митровица or Sremska Mitrovica, Rusin: Сримска Митровица, Croatian: Sr(ij)emska Mitrovica, Hungarian: Szávaszentdemeter, German: Syrmisch Mitrowitz, Latin: Sirmium) is a city located in the Vojvodina province of Serbia and Montenegro at 44. ... See also: Sabac (disambiguation) Å abac (Шабац) is a city located in Serbia at 44. ... Obrenovac (Обреновац) is a town and municipality located in Serbia at 44. ... Belgrade (Serbian: Београд or Beograd  ) is the capital and the largest city of Serbia. ... Anthem: Serbia() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city)  Belgrade Official languages Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Parliamentary republic  - President Boris Tadić  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Establishment  - Formation 8th century   - Independence c. ... Coat of Arms of Novi Beograd Novi Beograd (Нови Београд, New Belgrade) is a part of Belgrade located on the left bank of Sava river. ...

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Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Posavina (193 words)
Posavina (Serbian, Croatian, and Bosnian: Posavina or Посавина, Slovenian: Posavje) is a Slavic name for the Sava river basin in Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia.
Posavina segment of the Frontier comprised parts of Slavonia and Syrmia regions.
In 1939, Sava Banovina was merged with Littoral Banovina to form new Banovina of Croatia.
BH Tourism - East Posavina (381 words)
The Posavina region literally means along the Sava.
East Posavina encompasses the region near the towns of Odzak and Orasje and extends to the port town of Brcko District.
Posavina is also well known for its reed weaving.
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