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Encyclopedia > Srebrenik
Shield of Srebrenik with the medieval Fort of Srebrenik dating from 1333
Shield of Srebrenik with the medieval Fort of Srebrenik dating from 1333
Municipality of Srebrenik (marked green)
Municipality of Srebrenik (marked green)

Srebrenik is a town and municipality in northeastern Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is administratively part of the Tuzla Canton and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The town of Srebrenik is located northwest of Tuzla. Fortifications (Latin fortis, strong, and facere, to make) are military constructions designed for defensive warfare. ... Events End of the Kamakura period and beginning of the Kemmu restoration in Japan. ... The Tuzla Canton is a canton of the Federation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Federation of BiH shaded red Official languages Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian Capital Sarajevo Area  â€“ Total  â€“ % water  26,110 km²  n/a Population  â€“ Total (2002)  â€“ Density  2,318,972  88/km² Ethnic groups (2002) Bosniaks: 72,9% Croats: 21,8% Serbs: 4,4% and others: 1,0% President Niko Lozančić Time... Tuzla city shield Tuzla is a city in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...


In the 1991 census, the municipality of Srebrenik had 40,882 inhabitants: 30,595 Bosniaks (74.8%), 5,326 Serbs (13.0%), 2,761 Croats (6.8%), and 2,200 others (5,4%). 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... Bosniaks (Bosnian: Bošnjaci) are a Southeast European ethnic group, descended from Slavic converts to Islam during the Ottoman period (15th-19th century), living primarily in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro. ... Serbs (in the Serbian language Срби, Srbi) are a south Slavic people living chiefly in Serbia and Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Croats (Croatian: Hrvati) are a south Slavic people mostly living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and nearby countries. ...


Nowadays, the population of Srebrenik is not clear since no official census has been conducted after 1991. However, it is certain that during the 1990s and particulary during the Bosnian war, the municipality of Srebrenik received approximately 13,000 Bosniak war refugees from primarily the municipalities of Doboj, to the west, and Brčko, to the north of Srebrenik. // Events and trends The 1990s are generally classified as having moved slightly away from the more conservative 1980s, but otherwise retaining the same mindset. ... This is the history of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Bosniaks (natively: Bošnjaci) are South Slavs descended from those who converted to Islam during the Ottoman period (15th-19th century). ... Doboj (in Serbian Cyrillic: Добој) is a town in northern Bosnia, situated on the river Bosna. ... Map showing the location of the Brčko District within Bosnia and Herzegovina (in red, upper right corner) Brcko District map Brčko or Брчко (in Serbian Cyrillic) is a city in northern Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...


On the other hand, some of the Serb residents left the area since Srebrenik became chiefly populated by Bosniaks. In early 1996, when the Bosnian war ended, most of the remaining Serb residents of Srebrenik left because Srebrenik became administratively part of the Tuzla Canton and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Serbs (in the Serbian language Срби, Srbi) are a south Slavic people living chiefly in Serbia and Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Bosniaks (Bosnian: BoÅ¡njaci) are a Southeast European ethnic group, descended from Slavic converts to Islam during the Ottoman period (15th-19th century), living primarily in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... This is the history of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Serbs (in the Serbian language Срби, Srbi) are a south Slavic people living chiefly in Serbia and Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... The Tuzla Canton is a canton of the Federation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Federation of BiH shaded red Official languages Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian Capital Sarajevo Area  â€“ Total  â€“ % water  26,110 km²  n/a Population  â€“ Total (2002)  â€“ Density  2,318,972  88/km² Ethnic groups (2002) Bosniaks: 72,9% Croats: 21,8% Serbs: 4,4% and others: 1,0% President Niko Lozančić Time...


Due to these factors the March 1998 unofficial census recorded the following demographic composition. The municipality of Srebrenik had 47,938 inhabitants: 44,734 Bosniaks (93.4%), 2,508 Croats (5.2%), 348 Serbs (0.7%), and 348 others (0.7%). March is the third month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... 1998 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... Bosniaks (Bosnian: Bošnjaci) are a Southeast European ethnic group, descended from Slavic converts to Islam during the Ottoman period (15th-19th century), living primarily in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro. ... Croats (Croatian: Hrvati) are a south Slavic people mostly living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and nearby countries. ... Serbs (in the Serbian language Срби, Srbi) are a south Slavic people living chiefly in Serbia and Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...


Therefore, today it is safe to assume that the municipality of Srebrenik has a population of approximately 49,000 (est.) residents with an evident majority of Bosniaks along with a small minority of primarily Croats. Bosniaks (Bosnian: Bošnjaci) are a Southeast European ethnic group, descended from Slavic converts to Islam during the Ottoman period (15th-19th century), living primarily in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro. ... Croats (Croatian: Hrvati) are a south Slavic people mostly living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and nearby countries. ...


Otherwise, Bosnia's perhaps most-preserved medieval fort dating from 1333 is located in the outskirts of Srebrenik. The fort was occupied by the Ban of Bosnia Stjepan Kotromanić until his death in 1353. Bosnia and Herzegovina (officially Bosna i Hercegovina, shortened to BiH, also in English variously written Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Bosnia-Hercegovina) is a mountainous country in the western Balkans. ... Fortifications (Latin fortis, strong, and facere, to make) are military constructions designed for defensive warfare. ... Events End of the Kamakura period and beginning of the Kemmu restoration in Japan. ... Ban was a title used in some states in central and south-eastern Europe between the 9th century and the 20th century. ... This is the list of rulers of Bosnia. ... Stephen Kotromanić (died 1353), sometimes referred to as Stephen II, was a Ban (ruler) of Bosnia. ... Events The Decameron was finished by Giovanni Boccaccio. ...


The football club of Srebrenik is called NK Gradina. Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Confederation of African Football (CAF) Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) The Current Laws of the Game (LOTG) The Rec. ...


External links

  • Official Website of Srebrenik (Bosnian)


Cities and towns of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Banja Luka | Bihać | Bijeljina | Bosanska Gradiška | Bosanska Krupa | Bosanski Novi | Bosanski Šamac | Bratunac | Brčko | Bugojno | Cazin | Čapljina | Derventa | Doboj | Drvar | Foča | Gračanica | Gradačac | Kakanj | Kalesija | Konjic | Ilidža | Livno | Lukavac | Ljubuški | Modriča | Mostar | Neum | Posušje | Prijedor | Sanski Most | Sarajevo | Srebrenica | Srebrenik | Stolac | Široki Brijeg | Teslić | Tešanj | Tomislavgrad | Travnik | Trebinje | Tuzla | Velika Kladuša | Visoko | Zavidovići | Zenica | Zvornik | Žepče | Živinice

 
 

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