Kosovska Mitrovica


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Kosovska Mitrovica

 

a city in Yugoslavia, in the autonomous province of Kosovo, Socialist Republic of Serbia, on the Ibar River. Population, 42,000 (1971). It is a center for mining (lead and zinc ore; lignite), as well as nonferrous metallurgy (lead and zinc smelting). Other industries include a chemical combine, wood-products and paper enterprises, and the production of mining equipment and agricultural machinery.

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
1) Department of Epidemiology, and (2) Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA; (3) Regional Hospital Kosovska Mitrovica, Mitrovica, Kosovo; (4) Department of Medicine, University of Pristina, Pristina, Kosovo; (5) Department of Pediatrics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA; (6) Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
The police say that 60 Albanians went to Syria from Kosovska Mitrovica, Prizren and Kacanik.
Overnight Friday, two masked men attacked Krstimir Pantic, a Serb candidate for mayor in Kosovska Mitrovica, the key town in the north.
Serbian national television RTS reported that several trucks and tractors were parked on the road between Kosovska Mitrovica and Zvecan, blocking traffic.
In 2007, he founded the Novak Humanitarian Fund that operated on various fronts, including providing access to tennis courts and scholarships for young Serbians, donating ambulances to hospitals in Kosovska Mitrovica and Brus, and making a donation to the Gracanica monastery for the redemption of land parcels in Padaliste.
With great difficulty, a truck loaded with oxygen bottles managed to deliver these to a hospital in the northern Kosovo city of Kosovska Mitrovica.
The epicenter is 46 kilometers West of Pristina, 26 kilometers Southwest of Kosovska Mitrovica and 220 kilometers West of Sofia.
In another sign of rising tensions, a sniper fired at a multiethnic office in the ethnically divided Kosovo town of Kosovska Mitrovica, officials said.
Nato troops had to fire warning shots to disperse more mobs of Serbs in Kosovska Mitrovica as they attacked the international forces with stones and bricks.
Nato and the UNj ointly condemned the "lethal violence, including direct fire by a mob" in the Serb-controlled part of the town of Kosovska Mitrovica.
Marko Jaksic, president of the Association of the Serb Municipalities and Settlements in Kosovo, told a rally of some 15,000 Kosovo Serbs gathered in Kosovska Mitrovica that Serbia should spell out clearly whether it would defend its co-nationals.