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Sombor

 

a city in Yugoslavia, in the Socialist Republic of Serbia. Located in the northwestern part of Vojvodina, a socialist autonomous region. Population, 45,000 (1974).

Sombor is a transportation junction near the Danube-Tisa-Danube Canal and a trade center of the Backa agricultural region. Sombor has enterprises for the production of electrical-engineering equipment and agricultural machinery and enterprises of other branches of the metalworking industry. Enterprises of the chemical industry produce detergents, soaps, photographic materials, and pharmaceuticals. The city also has food-processing enterprises. While flour is the main product, beer, canned fruits and vegetables, and milk are also produced. Sombor also has enterprises for producing cotton textiles and processing hemp.

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In Jokic's native Sombor, a sleepy northern city where Jokic returns annually, teachers remember a boy who always had a special knack with balls, even if physical exercise was not his strong suit.
According to the Statute of the Federation of Jewish Municipalities, those municipalities are Belgrade, Novi Sad, Kikinda, Nis, Pancevo, Sombor, Subotica, Zemun, Zrenjanin and Pristina.
Administratively, the Danube flows through the territory of the following municipalities: Sombor, Apatin, Odzaci, Bac, Backa Palanka, Beocin, Novi Sad, Sremski Karlovci, Indija, Titel, Belgrade, Pancevo, Smederevo, Pozarevac, Veliko Gradiste Golubac, Majdampek, Kladovo and Negotin.
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Five towns in the province were chosen as the research sample: Novi Sad, Sombor, Zrenjanin, Sremska Mitrovica and Becej.
The first such institutions were established in Novi Sad and Pancevo (1874) and in Sombor (1875).
Panonka, located in Sombor, in the northern province of Vojvodina, posted a net loss of 144.3 million dinars ($1.98 million/1.45 million euro) in 2008.
The precise and sharp observer in him starkly coexisted with the quasi-Marxist "theorist." While dearly presenting a picture the destruction European Jewry, independent the class status those being killed, Slutskii still related the following story: "One the few Jewish men who returned to Sombor [Yugoslavia--O.B.], the son a rich merchant, gave his property to the Communist Party Yugoslavia.
Three real life, production power systems were analysed: Sombor and Belgrade are Serbian cities with about fifty thousand and two million inhabitants and their power system data were manually entered and therefore very detailed.
Major tournaments: Under-17 World Championships gold medal - Liverpool 2005, European Junior Championships silver medal - Sombor, Serbia 2005