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Kopaonik

 

a mountain range in eastern Yugoslavia, in Serbia. Length, about 75 km from north to south; width, up to 40 km; elevation, up to 2,017 m (Pan£icev Vrh). The range is composed primarily of crystalline schists, granites, and serpentinites. The western slopes drop abruptly to the Ibar River; the eastern slopes are broken up into individual spurs by the valleys of the Rasina, Toplica, and Lab rivers and their tributaries. On the lower slopes are oak and beech forests; higher are pine and fir forests. Above 1,600 m there are meadows, which are used as summer pastures. Deposits of lead and zinc (at Trepda) and iron ores (in the Ibar River valley) have been found in the Kopaonik Range.

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The final course in a series of three will take place in Kopaonik from 2 to 4 February.
Although we've been going through a crisis for two years, our economy showed its elasticity and managed to handle all challenges producing growth," said Branko Azeski, President of the Economic Chamber of Macedonia, at Serbia's Kopaonik Business Forum held under the motto "One Region, One Economy".
The technological development eliminates national economy that is why we must focus 100 percent on the region and on the world, stressed Chairman of the Economic Chamber of Macedonia, Branko Azeski on the 24th edition of Kopaonik Business Forum
The range covers the mountains of Tara, Zlatibor and Cigota in western Serbia, Kopaonik in south-western Serbia and southern Dinaric Mts.
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2] and is lying on the north of Kosovo just next to the Kopaonik Mountain, and a population of 18,000 Serbs out of 18,900 total (OSCE, Leposavic/Leposaviq, Municipal Profiles, 2013).
Speaking to reporters at a business conference in the Serbian ski resort of Kopaonik, he said Belgrade had already asked NATO for a guarantee that no Kosovo army would be allowed to enter the mainly Serb north without permission from the Western alliance.
The first step has been made with the sale of the "Jugobanka" hotel on the Mt Kopaonik to sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed, and more investments in the capacities on that mountain are also announced.
2007: An ethnobotanical study on the usage of wild medicinal herbs from Kopaonik Mountain (Central Serbia).
Hotels in Kopaonik mountain have already arranged transportation of the oil from their fryers from the kitchen, since it is well known that the oil spill makes a real irreparable damage to the environment.
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