This essay Albanians has a total of 168 words and 2 pages.
Who- Albanians who wanted their autonomic government back from the Serbs.
What- Hate crimes against Serbs; Albanians attacking selected Serbian targets.
When- Began in 1980’s when Kosovo had its autonomy in 1989 revoked and a new Serbian constitution introduced.
Where- Bordered with Montenegro, Serbia Proper, Republic of Macedonia, and Albania. Kosovo is a small province that was under Autonomy but was revoked by a new Serbia referendum.
How- The Albanians refused to accept the referendum the Serbs set up. The Albanians were the minority in Serbia so it did not change outcome.
Why- In August 1987, A Serbian Politician, Slobodan Milosevic, had visited Kosovo and pledged, “No one should dare to beat you”, speaking more directly to the Serbs. Then in 2 years, the Serbs set up a new Serbian constitution, which replaced/revoked Kosovo’s Autonomy. The Albanians did not want to lose their Autonomy in Kosovo so they retaliated with non-violent acts, then later on became be aggressive and began planning attacks against certain Serb targets.
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Second Yugoslavia, Ethnic groups in Kosovo, Slobodan Miloevi, Vasojevii, Kosovo, Autonomous Province of Kosovo and Metohija, Serbs, 20th-century history of Kosovo, Kosovo Serbs
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