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Grad N I S ...

Nis je najveci grad u jugoistocnoj Srbiji i sediste Nisavskog upravnog okruga.

Nalazi se na reci Nisavi, zauzima povrsinu od oko 597 km kvadratna, ukljucujuci Nisku Banju i 68 prigradskih naselja.

Nis je bio administrativni, vojni i trgovinski centar razlicitih drzava i carstava kojima je, tokom svoje duge istorije, pripadao. Na prostoru danasnjeg Nisa, u antickom gradu Naisu rodeni su rimski carevi Konstantin Veliki i Konstancije III.
Geografski polozaj Nisa ucinio ga je strateski vaznim gradom. Tokom istorije, teritorijom grad prosli su Dardanci, Tracani, Iliri, Kelti, Rimljani, Huni, Avari, a zatim i Vizantinci, Srbi, Bugari i Osmanlije. U vise navrata grad su zauzimali Madari i Austrijanci. Od Turaka je osloboden 1878. godine i od tada se ponovo nalazi u sastavu Srbije, s kratkim prekidima u toku Prvog i Drugog svetskog rata, kada je bio pod okupacijom.

U Nisu se nalazi medunarodni aerodrom Konstantin Veliki.
Vazan je privredni, univerzitetski, kulturni, verski i politicki centar Srbije. Niski univerzitet, osnovan 1965. godine, ima 13 fakulteta, a grad je i sediste Niske eparhije Srpske pravoslavne crkve.




Town N I S ...

Nis is the largest city in South Serbia and the seat of the administrative district of Nisavskog .

It is situated on the river Nisava , an area of ​​597 square kilometers, including Niska Banja and 68 suburbs .

Niš is the administrative, military and commercial center of various states and empires which, in its long history , belonged. In the area of ​​present-day Nis , in the ancient city of Nais born a Roman emperor Constantine the Great and Constantius II .
The geographical position of Nis did it strategically important city . Throughout history , territory, city passed Dardanians , Thracians , Illyrians , Celts , Romans, Huns , Avars , and then the Byzantines , Serbs , Bulgarians and Turks . On several occasions, the city was occupied by Hungarians and Austrians . The Turks was released in 1878. Since then again is a part of Serbia , with short breaks during the First and Second World War , when it was occupied .

In Nis, is an international airport Constantine the Great .
It is an important economic, academic , cultural, religious and political center of Serbia . University of Nis , formed in 1965. years , it has 13 faculties , and the city is the seat of Nis Eparchy of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

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