Municipality o Cerkno

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Municipality o Cerkno

Občina Cerkno
Location o the Municipality o Cerkno in Slovenie
Location o the Municipality o Cerkno in Slovenie
Coordinates: 46°8′N 13°58′E / 46.133°N 13.967°E / 46.133; 13.967Coordinates: 46°8′N 13°58′E / 46.133°N 13.967°E / 46.133; 13.967
Kintra Slovenie
 • MayorGašper Uršič
 • Total131.6 km2 (50.8 sq mi)
 • Total5,040
 • Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)

The Municipality o Cerkno (Slovene: Občina Cerkno) is a municipality in the Littoral region o Slovenie.[2] The seat o the municipality is the toun o Cerkno. The municipality haes aroond 5,000 fowk.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Historically, the Cerkno Hills belangit tae Tolmin Coonty. In the 16t hunderyear, the aurie came unner Habsburg rule, an wis includit in the Coonty o Gorizia an Gradisca. Efter the end o Warld War I, the aurie wis occupee'd bi the Italian Airmy, an then offeecially annexed tae Italy in 1920. Atween 1920 an 1943, it wis pairt o the admeenistrative region kent as the Julian Mairch. Efter the Italian airmistice in September 1943, Cerkno wis leeberatit bi the Yugoslav Pairtisans an the region became ane o the maist important centres o Pairtisan resistance in the Slovene Littoral. In 1945, the aurie came unner Yugoslav militar admeenistration, an in 1947 it wis offeecially annexed tae the Socialist Republic o Slovenie athin the Socialist Federal Republic o Yugoslavie.

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