Uzice Republic a known as the 'first offensive'. is a story about Serbia in 1941 and monitor the emergence and decline of the Uzice Republic. Few months after German Wehrmacht forced Yugoslav Royal Army to capitulate in April War. Boro, Spanish soldier and hardened communists, is tasked to organize an uprising in western Serbia. Organized resistance is turning into massive uprising against occupying forces. Partizans, led by Communist party, manage to chase Germans from huge territory later known as the Uzice Republic. People gather around the partisans and were soon freed from Bajina Basta, Pozega, Uzice, Cacak. Supreme Headquarters of the Partisan army comes to the liberated territory. However, forces loyal to King have some other ideas. Uzice Republic lasted only 67 days, from 24 September to 29 November 1941, when a bloody and tragic battle on Kadinjaca where he tragically perished entire ''labor battalion'', fell into the hands of the German Wehrmacht and the Chetniks so the ...
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Referred to as the "Uzicka Republika" in this film's natural title, the Republic of Uzice was a short-lived Yugoslav territory that had been liberated by the Partisan resistance movement from Nazi German occupation in the western part of Serbia around the town of Uzice (aka Uzite). See more
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