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Country is Serbia (RS):

Kosovo Latitude Facts: 43.0728571428571 and Kosovo Longitude Facts: 20.7985714285714


Serbia Region is: Kosovo

Serbia Cities are:  Kolonija Mramor Niksic Petnica Petrovic Podgorica Rakovac

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html