Bistra (peak)

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Bistra (Bister, Bistra, Bistrica, Bistër) is a peak in the Šar Mountains found in Kosovo.[a] Bistra is located at 42°08′20″N 20°58′21″E / 42.1388°N 20.9726°E / 42.1388; 20.9726Coordinates: 42°08′20″N 20°58′21″E / 42.1388°N 20.9726°E / 42.1388; 20.9726 and reaches a top height of 2,611 m (8,566 ft).[1] [2]

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a.   ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008. Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the 2013 Brussels Agreement. Kosovo is currently recognised as an independent state by 97 out of the 193 United Nations member states. In total, 112 UN member states have recognised Kosovo at some point, of which 15 later withdrew their recognition.


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