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Source: www.montenegro.travel

Official name: Crna Gora / Montenegro 
Official language(s):
Montenegrin
Official script:
Cyrillic and Latin script equal under the constitution
Monetary unit:
Euro €
Population:
650 575
Capital city:
Podgorica
Political organisation:
Montenegro is an independent and sovereign country, pills with a republican form of government. Montenegro is a democratic, social and ecological state, founded on the rule of law.**
Total area: 13 812 km2
Area of land-sea: 2 540 km2
Coastline: 293.5 km
Climate: three climate zones: while the Mediterranean climate prevails at the seaside, in the hinterland, the dominant climate is continental. In the region of high limestone mountains, the climate is typically sub alpine.
Rivers: Tara, Piva, Lim, Mora?a, Zeta, Bojana, ...
Deepest canyon: the Tara River - 1.300 m
Mountains: Lov?en, Orjen, Rumija, Komovi, Prokletije, Durmitor, Bjelasica, Sinjajevina...
Highest peak: Bobotov kuk (Mountain Durmitor) -2.522 m
Lakes: 33 glacial lakes, 7 artificail lakes
Largest lake: Skadar Lake - 391 km2
Longest beach: Velika plaža (Long Beach), Ulcinj – 13 km  
Largest bay: Boka Kotorska (the Bay of Kotor) 
Larger cities: Bar, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Budva, Kotor, Nikši?, Pljevlja, Rožaje, Ulcinj, Herceg Novi
Historical capital: Cetinje

** Quotation from the Draft Constitution of Montenegro

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P.O. Box 85
85330 Kotor - Montenegro
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Albania: 
Albanian Heritage Foundation
Bosnia and Herzegovina: CHwB Regional Office in Sarajevo
Kosovo: EC MA Ndryshe
Montenegro: EXPEDITIO and Notar
Serbia: Civic Association SUBURBIUM

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