Paštrik

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Paštrik
Pashtrik
Паштрик
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Overview of Paštrik Mountains
Highest point
Peak Paštrik
Elevation 1,986 m (6,516 ft)
Coordinates 42°12′38″N 20°31′24″E / 42.21056°N 20.52333°E / 42.21056; 20.52333Coordinates: 42°12′38″N 20°31′24″E / 42.21056°N 20.52333°E / 42.21056; 20.52333
Geography
Countries Albania and Kosovo[a]
Parent range Dinaric Alps

Paštrik or Pashtrik (Albanian: Pashtrik; Serbian: Паштрик, Paštrik) is a mountain located in Kosovo[a] and Albania. Its highest peak is located on their mutual border, its called also Paštrik and its 1,986 m (6,516 ft) high. The White Drin river passes along by it.[1]

Overview[edit]

Two thirds of the mountain belong to Albania. It is located in north-eastern Albania. The village of Krumë is positioned next to it. One third of the mountain is in Kosovo. It is located in south-western Kosovo. The village of Gjonaj is positioned next to the mountain. It was built from Paleozoic core, covered by Mesozoic limestone. Mostly under the vegetation's.

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Notes and references[edit]

Notes:

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, but 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 Brussels Agreement. Kosovo has received formal recognition as an independent state from 111 out of 193 United Nations member states.

References:

  1. ^ Marković, Jovan (1990). Enciklopedijski geografski leksikon Jugoslavije. Sarajevo: Svjetlost. ISBN 978-86-01-02651-3.