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The International Foundation Forum of Slavic Cultures Holds a Meeting in Skoplje, FYROM [05-V-2009]

News segment about the meeting of the Forum of Slavic Cultures in Skoplje, which went largely unnoticed by the FYROMian media.


Serbian Cultural Heritage in Southern Serbia [Northern FYROM]

A presentation of the cultural heritage created by Serbs from 1282, when medieval Serbia expanded towards the south and settled some areas, mostly the regions of Polog, Skoplje, Kumanovo, Kratovo and Poreč with Serbs. This slide-show represent a non-exhaustive survey of Serbian medieval manuscripts including the transcripts of Emperor’s Dušan Code (Dušanov Zakonik), coinage, sacral architecture, together with the frescoes and other artistic artifacts, as well as King’s Marko fortress in Prilep.

Images of the Četniks, Serbian liberation fighters acting in the area of today’s FYROM and elsewhere are represented. Their struggle concludes with the triumphant entrance of the Serbian army in Skoplje, city that was a capital of Serbia during the Middle Ages.