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  • proper n. Initialism of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

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Examples

  • The case of the SFRY is more complex because of the wars that surrounded its break up.

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  • Fortunately we have had considerable recent experience of such events with the dissolution of the Soviet Union (USSR), the separation of the former Czechoslovakia into two states and the liquidation of the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY) so that there is a considerable body of recent state practice upon which to draw.

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  • All the other states had likewise to apply for UN membership and were not regarded as successor states to the former SFRY.

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  • Nonetheless there came a time when the international community concluded that there was no successor state to the SFRY or Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, which by late 1992 had been reduced to a rump of Serbia and Montenegro.

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  • The FRY's application on the same basis as other successors demonstrates what President Kostunica has told United States officials: that he is abandoning Milosevic's claim that the FRY is the continuation of the former SFRY.

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  • Slovenia, and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia applied to participate in the OSCE following the dissolution of the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY).

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  • Officials of the General Consulate of the SFRY, the Ambassador remarked, noticed that a number of soldiers and militiamen expressed their sympathies with demonstrators....

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  • According to the estimates of officials of the General Consulate of the SFRY, there were up to 100,000 people, including workers, university and school students, who participated in the demonstration...

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  • Officials of the General Consulate of the SFRY, the Ambassador remarked, noticed that a number of soldiers and militiamen expressed their sympathies with demonstrators.

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  • Fidel Castro about the realization of the full equality of the nations and nationalities of the SFRY, dwelling in particular on the realization of their policy through the political and assembly system from the municipality up to the federation.

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