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Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia-Herzegovina), which was recognised as an independent country in 1992, is located in southeastern Europe, on the Balkan Peninsula. Its capital is Sarajevo, and it is bordered to the north, west, and south by Croatia and to the east and south by Serbia and Montenegro. The geographical and hist…

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Koller, Markus, “Bosnia and Herzegovina”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE, Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Devin J. Stewart. Consulted online on 11 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei3_COM_24351>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004252677, 2013, 2013-2

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