[QODLink]
Europe

Former first lady of Yugoslavia laid to rest

Jovanka Broz buried near grave of husband Josip Broz Tito, who ruled country before it broke up.

Last Modified: 27 Oct 2013 01:42
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

The former first lady of Yugoslavia has been laid to rest in Belgrade.

Jovanka Broz was buried near the grave of her husband Josip Broz Tito, who ruled the country before it broke up more than 20 years ago.

Al Jazeera's Aljosa Milenkovic reports from Belgrade.

46

Source:
Al Jazeera
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Topics in this article
People
Country
City
Featured on Al Jazeera
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
Featured
Women's rights activists are demanding change after Hanna Lalango, 16, was gang-raped on a bus and left for dead.
Buried in Sweden's northern forest, Sorsele has welcomed many unaccompanied kids who help stabilise a town exodus.
A look at the changing face of North Korea, three years after the death of 'Dear Leader'.
While some fear a Muslim backlash after café killings, solidarity instead appears to be the order of the day.
Victims spared by the deadly disease are reporting blindness and other unexpected post-Ebola health issues.