Belgrade gets monument to Slovenian linguist Kopitar

Belgrade, 23 March - A monument honouring Slovenian linguist Jernej Kopitar (1780-1844) was unveiled in Belgrade today in a gesture that celebrates the friendship of Kopitar and his Serbian counterpart and friend Vuk Stefanović Karadžić (1787-1864), whose statue was erected in Ljubljana in 2016.

Belgrade, Serbia
Belgrade, Serbia's capital.
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