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Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Савезна Република Југославија
Savezna Republika Jugoslavija
1992–2003
Flag of Yugoslavia
Flag
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Coat of arms
Anthem: "Hey, Slavs"
Location of Yugoslavia
Capital Belgrade
Common languages Serbo-Croatian (1992-1997)
Serbian (1997-2003)
Government Republic
President  
• 1992 - 1993
Dobrica Ćosić
• 1993 - 1997
Zoran Lilić
• 1997 – 2000
Slobodan Milošević
• 2000 - 2003
Vojislav Koštunica
Prime Minister  
• 1992 - 1993
Milan Panić
• 1993 - 1998
Radoje Kontić
• 1998 - 2000
Momir Bulatović
• 2000 - 2001
Zoran Žižić
• 2001 - 2003
Dragiša Pešić
History  
• Constitution
April 27, 1992
• Established
April 28 1992
• UN membership
November 1, 2000
• Reconstituted
February 4 2003
Area
2002 102,350 km2 (39,520 sq mi)
Population
• 2002
10656929
Currency Yugoslav dinar, Euro, Deutsch mark
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
Calling code 381
Internet TLD .yu
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Serbia and Montenegro
Passport of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Front cover of old Federal Republic of Yugoslavia passport which will be in use till some time in 2009 in Serbia. See also Serbian passport and Montenegrin passport

The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbian: Савезна Република Југославија / Savezna Republika Jugoslavija) or FRY was a federal state constructed by the republics of Serbia and Montenegro from the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY), created after the other four republics broke state from Yugoslavia amid rising ethnic attacks, war and tension. The state were exist from 1992 to 2003, when it was reconstituted as a State Union of Serbia and Montenegro which itself was existed three years later, when a referendum for independence in Montenegro resulted in the majority of Montenegrins supporting separation from Serbia. This resulted in both Montenegro and Serbia becoming different countries.

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