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What was the reason for the disintegration of yougoslavia into 6 independent states?

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Asked by SHUBHAM DWIVEDI, 26 Sep '12 08:04 pm
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The federal system, due to increasing national tensions, and the Communist Partys wish to support "national self determination" began to loosen its control. This resulted in the creation of Kosovo, an autonomous region of Serbia, legislated by the 1974 constitution. This constitution broke down powers between the capital and the newly created autonomous regions in Vojvodina (an area of Yugoslavia with a large number of ethnic minorities) and Kosovo (with a large ethnic-Albanian population). This not only exacerbated Serbian fears of a "weak Serbia, for a strong Yugoslavia" but also hit at the heart of Serbian national sentiment. A majority of Serbs see Kosovo as the "cradle of the nation," and would not accept the possibility of losing it to the majority Albanian population.

This loosened version of the federation essentially made Yugoslavia a de facto confederacy, placing pressure upon the legitimacy of the regime and engendering resentment in the richer republics. Slovenia and Cro ...more
Answered by pradeep mishra, 26 Sep '12 08:15 pm

 
  
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Ethnic differences n ambition of Serb President Slobodan Milosevic were the reasons.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 26 Sep '12 08:18 pm

 
  
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Once, how the USSR got disintegrated into 19 federation, same way, now Yougoslavia, too...!
Answered by Dil Se, 26 Sep '12 08:11 pm

 
  
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