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13,991 as of

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founded in the 15th century. It became the center of

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culture and an Orthodox religious center. It is

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because of its heritage as a long-term Montenegrin

capital that it is today the honorary capital of

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Montenegro.

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1 Name
2 History
Location of Cetinje

3 Geography
4 Climate
5 Architecture and urban heritage

6 Population

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7 Main sights

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8 Infrastructure and economy projects


8.1 Public works

Esperanto
Euskara

8.2 Promotion
9 Culture
9.1 Printing houses in Cetinje

Franais
Galego

Founded

15th century

Settlements

94

Government
Mayor

Aleksandar Bogdanovi
(DPS )

9.2 Libraries

9.3 Museums

Area
Total

910km 2 (350sqmi)

Hrvatski

9.4 Religion

Elevation

650m (2,130ft)

Bahasa Indonesia

9.5 Festivals

10 Sports
10.1 Football

Italiano

10.2 Handball
10.3 Basketball

Latvieu

10.4 Other sports

Lietuvi

10.5 Venues

Magyar

Bahasa Melayu
Nederlands

Norsk bokml
Norsk nynorsk

11 Transport
12 Local administration of Old Royal Capital
Cetinje
12.1 Administrative and operational bodies

Population (2003 census)


Total
15,137
Density
20/km 2 (50/sqmi)
Municipality
18,482
Time zone
Summer (DST)

CET (UTC+1 )
CEST (UTC+2 )

Postal code
Area code

81250
+38241

ISO 3166-2code
Carplates

ME-06
CT

Website

http://www.cetinje.me/

12.2 City Parliament


12.3 Local subdivisions
12.4 Settlements
13 International relations
13.1 Twin towns Sister cities

Polski
Portugus
Romn

14 Notable people

15 See also

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16 References
17 External links

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Court Church in Cetinje

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Name

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In Montenegrin and Serbian the town is known as /


Cetin (archaic) or / Cetinje (modern); in Italian as
Cettigne ; in Spanish as Cetia ; in Greek as

Svenska

(Ketgni ); in Turkish as etince ; and in Albanian as Cetina .

Trke

Vepsn kel

History

The founding of Cetinje was conditioned by the historical,


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Cetinje Monastery.

political, and economic background in the 15th century. Wars


of conquest led by the Turks forced Ivan Crnojevi, the ruler
of Zeta at that time, to move the capital of his country from the
fortified town of abljak to the inaccessible parts, to Obod in 1475,
and soon after it at the foot of Mt. Loven. In the field of Cetinje in
1482 his court was built and two years later the monastery was built as
well. By building the court and the monastery a new capital was
founded. Its name was Cetinje. It was named after the River Cetina
that runs through it. The new monastery became the domicile of the
Zeta metropolitan. So, Cetinje turned out to be not only the center of

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secular life but also the spiritual center where ura Crnojevi, the
son to Ivan Crnojevi, founded the first printing house in the Slavic

Coat of arms of Cetinje until


1945.

South.
Rapid progress of Cetinje under the rule of the Crnojevi dynasty was
interrupted at the very end of the 15th century. Actually, Zeta
lost its independence in 1499 so the only free part of the
country, which was called Montenegro since then, was reduced
to a mountainous territory between Crnojevi River and The
Bay of Kotor.
In the next two centuries Cetinje stagnated in its development.
It was very often under the attack of Venice and the Turks. So,
in the 16th and 17th century Cetinje was exposed to tough
temptations. In this period the court and the monastery of the
Crnojevii dynasty were destroyed. It was only by the end of
the 17th century, in 1697, that Cetinje began to flourish again
under the rule of the Petrovi dynasty and Danilo Petrovi as
its founder.
Leading the liberation wars and strengthening the unity in the
country preoccupied Danilo and his successors. They didnt
have enough time to dedicate to the building of Cetinje. It was

Vlaka Church

only during the rule of Petar II Petrovi Njego that the


remarkable progress has been made. In 1838 his new royal
residence called Biljarda (Billiard house) was built. Cetinje was enlarged by building new houses that
gradually led to urbanization.
Montenegrin independence was recognized by the decision of the Berlin Congress (1878) and so Cetinje
became the capital of a European country.
Many modern buildings designed for foreign consulates were built due to the newly established relations
with various European countries. The buildings of the French , Russian , British, Italian and AustroHungarian consulates are regarded as the most beautiful of these.
Cetinje made great progress under the rule of

Prince Nikola I Petrovi when numerous public edifices were

built. Those include the first hotel, called Lokanda, then the new Princes palace, the Girls Institute and
the hospital. This period also saw the first tenancy houses. In the 1860 report Cetinja had 34 households.
Cetinje was captured by the Ottoman

Omar Pasha 's forces during the MontenegrinOttoman War of 1861

62, but this Ottoman rule did not last.


Montenegro was proclaimed a kingdom in 1910. This had a great effect on Cetinje's development. At this

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time the Government House, the symbol of state power, was built. The population census from the same
year recorded a massive growth in the world's smallest capital, registering 5,895 inhabitants.
Between 1878 and 1914 Cetinje flourished in every sense. Many renowned intellectuals from other SouthSlavic parts came to stay there and made a contribution to the cultural, educational and every other aspect of
life.
At the time between the two

World Wars , Cetinje expanded its territory, as it was now a centre of the Zeta

region. But when it was decided by the Parliament of Montenegro that the administrative organs should be
located in Titograd (previously and presently Podgorica ), Cetinje went through a harsh crisis. By building
certain industrial sections and at the same time neglecting the development of the city's traditional and
potential cultural and tourist capacities, the chance to create a strong basis for more solid prosperity was
lost.

Geography

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Cetinje is situated in the karst field (Cetinje field), of about 7 km2, with average height above sea level of
671 m. It is 12km (7mi) of airline far from Adriatic Sea and 15km (9mi) from Skadar Lake. Now, it is on
the main road Podgorica-Cetinje-Budva, which makes it open to the inside of Montenegro and Montenegrin
coast.

Climate

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Cetinje has middling continental climate, with dry and warm summers, temperature of approximately 20C
(68F)., and mild and wet winters with temperature of approximately 2.1C (35.8F). Average
temperature on the yearly basis is about 11C (51.8F), with yearly amplitude of 20.1C (68F).
Cetinje is well known by plentiful precipitations during spring and autumn, and it is one of the rainiest
towns in Europe with about 4,000mm (157in) of water sediment on the yearly basis. Even beside
enormous precipitations, Cetinje field and its surrounding do not have water flows on the surface and it has
rare water sources. This is the consequence of karst configuration and geologic structure.

Architecture and urban heritage

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The onset and development of Cetinje, as a relatively young city, with its old historical core draws a lot of
attention to urban and architectural heritage, on its construction and development influenced stormy
historical, social and economic events in the country.
Cetinje, as a settlement has existed for 500 years, which is not much compared to the development of the
coastal agglomeration of the ancient period in the immediate surrounding. However, these five centuries
the whole history of a people, who, through the development of city recorded moments of their origin,
ascent, stagnation and downs.
For Cetinje as urban agglomeration, can be said to have formed suddenly, which makes it very specific. In
fact, since the seventies of the nineteenth century, for almost fifty years, there was, in the urban context,
designed and typological characteristic areas formed with urban type residential home ground floor and
storey house with developed attic, created and developed in closed urban blocks, where line of life in them
was street - house - garden.
Along with the development of this type of urban city blocks and residential buildings, has developed
substantial public architecture of the city, which was built under the great influence of foreign builders with

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the application of various architectural styles and which then and now, is a representative architectural
backbone of the city.
Between the two world wars, which characterized by the loss of Montenegrin statehood and noticeable
stagnation of the architectural development of the city, Cetinje continues the tradition of formed, then
already traditional type of urban residential houses and closed urban blocks, but they build the first modern
multi-storey residential buildings for collective housing, and modern public institutions necessary for the
then social life.
In the fastest and most important period of the development of Cetinje, since the seventies of the nineteenth
century until the First World War, which was then the smallest European old capital, was created and
developed city on the principles the European metropolises of that time in whose architectural activity of
the city was engaged many foreign architects, engineers, builders and craftsmen.
The development of Cetinje in this period was followed by many important historical and social events. So
the second half of the nineteenth century in the development of Cetinje marked period of state power and
its pursuit of the European culture and international recognition. Recognition of Montenegro as an
independent state, at the Berlin Congress in 1878., on the basis of which greatly expanded, he began a
period of rapid creation of a national, economic, social, cultural, societal and spatial superstructure which
caused increasing of economic power and the reorganization and improvement of the state apparatus and
the authorities. During this period, Cetinje, as the old royal capital, gains in an even greater national and
international significance and experiencing its rapid socio - economic, institutional, and urban development.
Without taking into consideration possibility and efforts which Cetinje is realized as spatially small and
young city, it occupies an important place in terms of conceptual, social and urban transformation of other
cities in Montenegro, particularly since the second half of the nineteenth century until the First World War.
On the basis of that and the facts about today's relatively preserved old urban heritage, is justified the fact
which Cetinje ranks among the cities with significant architectural heritage.

Population

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Cetinje is the administrative centre of Cetinje municipality, which has a population of 18,482.
According to the census of population, households and apartments in 2011, in the territory of The Old Royal
Capital Cetinje live 16,757 inhabitants, or 2.7% of the population of Montenegro. In the town of Cetinje
live 13.991 inhabitants. According to the number of inhabitants, Cetinje is one of the medium units of local
government in Montenegro.
Population of Cetinje (town):
1948 - 9,038
1953 - 9,102
1961 - 9,359
1971 - 11,876
1981 - 14,088
1991 - 15,946
2003 - 15,137
2011 - 13,991

Main sights
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Cetinje has numerous points of interest, among which are


Cetinje Monastery, Vlaka church (built in 1450, with its fence
made out of barrels of captured enemy rifles), Biljarda,
numerous museums, Zetski dom royal theatre and historic
foreign embassies. Many of the old embassies and other
administrative buildings are now schools of various kinds, and
the town has many young people.
In the near of Cetinje is the Lipska pecina, one of the biggest
caves in the former Yugoslavia. It starts in the village Lipa and

Former Russian embassy in Cetinje

end in the mountains directly over the Adriatic Sea. The cave is
planned to be restored and opened for public in 2014.
Eventually the cave will be open as one of the biggest tourist
attractions in Cetinje and Montenegro, similar to Postojnska
Jama in Slovenia.
The most impressive and very mystic destination of Cetinje, of
the indescribable natural beauty, not only of Cetinje but also of
Montenegro in general, is by all means the mausoleum of Petar
II Petrovi Njego on the mountain Loven. Up to the
mausoleum you can come by car from Cetinje, which is 13
kilometers away, Apart from the beauty and the natural
surrounding of beech, oak and linden tree forests, there is a
unique freshness of Loven national park, The mausoleum is
situated in the Jezerski vrh (Jezerski peak), in the height of 1
660 meters, and it officially represents the highest mausoleum
in the world. To the foot

The Blue Palace, where the President of


Montenegro resides.

In the past few years there has been a plan of enlisting the old
historic core of the city of Cetinje as a UNESCO world
heritage site. With this, Cetinje hopes to rebuild and restore the

old historic core and the faades of its buildings. Cetinje is becoming more and more popular with tourists
so the locals started painting their houses in vivid colors, the local government started quite a number of
projects to restore the buildings, the markets and faades of the city of Cetinje.
Although Podgorica is the capital of Montenegro, the

President of Montenegro has his official residence in

Cetinje, in the former heir's palace, called the Blue Palace owing to the colour of its walls.

Infrastructure and economy projects

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Public works [edit]


After the decades of stagnation, the new city government begin a lot of projects with intention to revitalise
the infrastructure, business and to gain a higher promotion of Cetinje in cultural, touristic and other parts.
Some of that projects were reconstruction of Cetinje Historical Core (Main Street - Njegoeva, Main Town
Square, Students' Square), "Beautiful Cetinje" (first energy-efficiency project in Montenegro),
reconstruction of the City Market, bus station, first Montenergin hospital building, construction of new
main road at the entrance to the town, the largest fine arts university complex in the region etc. During the
past period, Cetinje became first Montenegrin city which is covered by the free wi-fi signal.

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In effort to stimulate business, city government promoted their package "InveCT" (Invest in Cetinje). As
the city government says, during the first year of 'InveCT' campaign (2013), there was a 105 new
employment in private sector and almost 100 in public sector, so the liberal fiscal and economic measures
gave the result.

Promotion [edit]
To gain a greater promotion of Cetinje like cultural and artist capital of Montenegro but the whole region
too, during the 2012 and 2013, the city government organized events in which participated global famous
artist like Pierce Brosnan , Marina Abramovi, Gerard Depardieu, Nicholas Lyndhurst , Rem Koolhaas etc.,
which were guests of Cetinje during that period.
The most significant project for future is cable-car from Kotor to Cetinje. As the mayor of Cetinje
Aleksandar Bogdanovi says, project will start during the 2014, and it will be the longest tourist cable-car
in the world.

Culture

[edit]

Cetinje has been the cultural and educational centre of


Montenegro for five centuries. There are five republic
institutions: ure Crnojevi Central National Library, the
National Museum of Montenegro, the Archives of
Montenegro, the Republic Institute for Preserving Cultural
Heritage and the Zetski Dom Montenegrin Royal National
Theatre. All these institutions keep, process, and provide
public access to enormous literary treasure, and protect both

Ministry of culture

mobile and immobile cultural monuments throughout


Montenegro. The oldest - and for a long time the most
important - cultural institution in the town is the monastery of
Cetinje.

Printing houses in Cetinje [edit]


Cetinje has a rich publishing and printing tradition. The
Printing House of Crnojevii (14921496) and the books
published there are of great importance for Montenegrin

Zetski Dom Theatre

culture and history as well as for the culture of other Orthodox


Balkan peoples. Its greatest contribution refers to spreading
Cyrillic type. Thus, it represents an important link in a chain of
world culture. There were a number of printing houses that
continued this great printing tradition. These are: Njego
Printing House, which operated between 1833 and 1839 and
the State Printing House which was founded in 1858. It was
renamed in 1952. Since then it has been known as Obod .
Since their foundation to the present day, Cetinje printing
houses have published over 3,000 books, a major contribution
to the Montenegrin cultural heritage. The first Montenegrin
literary and scientific annual, Grlica (Turtledove), was

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published in 1835, while the first Montenegrin newspaper, The Montenegrin, was established in 1871.
Since then, sixty different newspapers and over thirty magazines have been published. In 1914, as a town of
fewer than 6,000 inhabitants, Cetinje supported six different daily newspapers.

Libraries [edit]
The oldest libraries of Montenegro, where the oldest books and documentation of great value are preserved,
are located at Cetinje. This makes Cetinje internationally recognized as well. The oldest library among
these is the Library of Cetinje Monastery , which was founded by the end of the 15th century at the time
when the Printing House of Crnojevii started operating. Today, seventy-five old manuscripts written in
Cyrillic, then four incunabula , and many old liturgical books are kept there.
The first public reading room in Montenegro known as The Reading Room of Cetinje was founded in 1896.
Since its founding it has been the cultural centre of Montenegro. The fruitful activity of this reading room
was continued by the Town Library and the Njego reading room, which offers over 63,000 books and
volumes of periodicals.
The school libraries of Cetinje also have a long tradition. The library of the oldest school at Cetinje today
known as Njego Elementary School dates back to 1834, the library of the clerical college and the Carica
Marija Girls Institute dates back to 1869, and the library of the Gymnasium to 1880.

Museums [edit]
Museums in Cetinje include:
Museum of the Cetinje Monastery
State Museum
"Petar Petrovic Njego" Museum
Ethnographic Museum
Electric Industry Museum
History Museum
Art Museum
All these except the Museum of the Cetinje Monastery and Electric Industry Museum are integrated in one
institution called the National Museum of Montenegro

. Numerous museums and the huge fund of museum

items that are kept there established Cetinje's reputation as a museum town.
Cetinje has always been a cultural centre. Every second year the international art exhibition called Cetinje
Biennial is held there. Its founder is Prince Nikola Petrovi, great-grandson to

King Nikola I.

Religion [edit]
Cetinje is also the seat of the

Eparchy of Montenegro and the Littoral of the Serb Orthodox Church , and

Montenegrin Orthodox Church.


Seat of the Eparchy of Montenegro and the Littoral is situated in Cetinje Monastery. Seat of the
Montenegrin Orthodox Church is situated in the Chapel in Gruda quarter.

Festivals [edit]
Today, Cetinje is home of one of the most popular cultural events in Montenegro - 'Summer at the Old
Royal Capital'. It is the artist festival with almost 100 events, which held yearly, from June to September.
During that period, visitors can attend the gigs of regional artist stars at the most significant city locations,

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but in the villages too. During the 'Summer at the Old Royal Capital', there are festivals like 'Royal Fest'
(hard rock, alternative), 'Cetinje Jazz Fest', 'Espressivo' (classical music), 'Cucka jeka' (Kobilji Do), 'Rijeka
no' (Rijeka Crnojevia), 'Njeguko ljeto' (Loven and Njegui), 'Folklor' etc.
During the 2013, events during the 'Summer at the Old Royal Capital' attended almost 50,000 visitors.
There are more festivals and events during the whole year, like 'Christmas Concerts' (7/8 January),
Independence Day event (21 May), 'MIT Fest' (alternative theatre festival) etc.

Sports

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The most popular sports in Cetinje are football , handball and


basketball .

Football [edit]
Football in Cetinje has a very long tradition associated with FK
Loven Cetinje, oldest football club in Montenegro. FK

HC Loven - HC Partizan, 2013

Loven was founded in 20 June 1913. It is one of most


successful football clubs in Montenegro.
The best results in the past were achieved before WW2, when they won few Montenegrin Championships,
and in 1956 in qualifications for the first national league. In 1947, Loven was juvenile club champion. FK
Loven now competes in the Montenegrin First League. During the season 2013/14, Loven played their
greatest season in the First League, winning the second place. On the May 21st 2014, Loven won the
Montenegrin Cup, which was the first national trophy in the club's history.
Another club from Cetinje is

FK Cetinje , formed in 1975. Their greatest result was promotion to the Second

Montenegrin League, during the summer 2013.

Handball [edit]
Formed at 1949,

Handball club Loven is among oldest handball clubs in Montenegro. During the

decades, especially from 80's until today, Loven became most successful Montenegrin men's handball
club, but the most trophied team from Old Royal Capital Cetinje. There is huge number of great
Montenegrin, Yugoslav and European players which produced handball school of Loven.
From the 1988 until today, Loven played 23 seasons in the First Handball League of SFR Yugoslavia , FR
Yugoslavia and Montenegro . Five times, club from Cetinje won the champions' title - in the seasons
1999/00, 2000/01, 2006/07, 2011/12 and 2012/13.
Most trophies in the club history, Loven won in the national Cup. Club from Cetinje holds 2 winner titles
in the Cup of FR Yugoslavia and five in the Montenegrin Cup . Loven hold Cup trophies from the seasons
2001/02, 2002/03, 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13.
Loven is member of Regional SEHA League

since its inception. Today, Loven is the only SEHA League

member from Montenegro. In their first SEHA League season, Loven made surprising result, with final
placement on 6th position. Year after that, Loven finished season on the same table position. In the season
2013/14, because of new SEHA League criteria, SRC Loven hall was reconstructed, with changing
capacity from 1,500 to 2,020.
Handball club Loven is permanent member of European handball competitions since 1997. The greatest
result Loven made during the EHF Champions League 2000/01

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against THW Kiel. Until today, Loven played 65 games in European Competitions.
"B" team of Loven is HC Cepelin-Loven, which in past competed in First league. Today, Cepelin-Loven
is playing in Second league.

Basketball [edit]
Basketball club Loven is one of the oldest sport clubs in Cetinje. It was founded in 1947. The best results
were achieved in 1997/98 season, when it was scored at the 6th place of the National basketball league.
This provided participation at international competition Radivoje Korac Cup. Today, it competes in the
first A league of Montenegro. Second club is BC Cetinje, formed in 1997.

Other sports [edit]


During the past, in Cetinje existed

Volleyball club "Loven". It competed in Republic League and was

among best Montenegrin clubs in that sport. VC "Loven" is not active anymore.
Today, there are dozens of active clubs. Table-tennis club "Loven" is among two most successful table
tennis clubs in Montenegro during last four decades. Other clubs are Racing team "Loven", Judo club
"Crnogorac", Karate club "Loven", Boxing club "Loven", Women basketball club "Loven" and others.

Venues [edit]
Cetinje has a number of sporting venues. The main sporting venues on Cetinje are:
Stadion Obilia poljana, with capacity of 2,000 seats.
Sports Center Cetinje , a multi functional indoor sport facility. It has a capacity of 2,020 seats.
New small football field of FK Loven, with capacity of 1,000 seats with lights for night games.

Transport

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Cetinje is connected to

Podgorica and Budva through three-lane motorways. Both towns are about 30km

(19mi) away from Cetinje. Another road to Podgorica is built on the coast of Skadar lake.
There is also a historic old road from Cetinje to

Kotor, which is not of premium quality, but offers stunning

views of the Bay of Kotor .


Previously there was a railway line from Cetinje to

Bar along the banks of Lake Skadar , which transported

both passengers and cargo. There are no remains of this railway line.
Tivat Airport is 50km (31mi) away, and there are regular flights to Belgrade and Zrich , and dozens of
charter planes land daily at Tivat airport during the summer season.
Podgorica Airport is 55km (34mi) away, and it has regular flights to major European destinations
throughout the year.

Local administration of Old Royal Capital Cetinje

[edit]

On the head of Cetinje is mayor and governing body is Old Royal Capital Government. Since December
2010, mayor of Old Royal Capital Cetinje is Aleksandar Bogdanovi.

Administrative and operational bodies [edit]


Administrative and operational bodies of local administration are secretaries, administrations, directorates,
managements and services. There are six secretariates in the Old Royal Capital Cetinje: The Secretariat for

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Local Government , The Secretariat of Finance and Enterprise Development , The Secretariat of
Planning and Environment Protection , The Secretariat for

Spatial

Utilities and Transport , The Secretariat for

Culture and Sport and The Secretariat for Social Affairs and Youth . Other administrative bodies are
Management of public revenue , Directorate for Property , Directorate of Investment and Development
and Center for Information System . Operational bodies are

Mayor's Service , Service of Chief

Administrator, The City Manager 's Service, Public relations Bureau, Common Affairs Service, Protection
service and Communal Police.

City Parliament [edit]


Main article: Cetinje municipal election, 2013
Skuptina Prijestonice Cetinje is the Parliament of Old Royal Capital Cetinje. Local parliament is made
up of 33 deputies, or odbornici (envoy) in Montenegrin. It is elected by universal ballot and is presided
over by a speaker called the Predsjednik Skuptine (President of Parliament).
After the last elections in November 2013, main seats in Skuptina have Democratic Party of Socialists of
Montenegro. Except them, there are deputies from four other parties.
Seats in Old Royal Capital Parliament:
Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro
Social Democratic Party of Montenegro
Positive Montenegro

(19)

(5)

(5)

Civic Front (3)


Socialist People's Party of Montenegro

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Local subdivisions [edit]


Main article: Subdivisions of Cetinje
There are two city settlements in the Old Royal Capital - Cetinje and Rijeka Crnojevia.
Old Royal Capital Cetinje is divided into 23 local community bodies (mjesne zajednice) in which the
citizens participate in decisions on matters of relevance to the local community.

Settlements [edit]
Territory of Old Royal Capital Cetinje is divided into 94 settlements.
There are two city settlements and 92 rural settlements. City settlements are Cetinje and Rijeka Crnojevia.
Rural settlements of Old Royal Capital Cetinje are Bajice, Barjamovica, Bijele Poljane, Bjeloi, Bobija,
Boguti, Bokovo, eljari, evo, Dide, Dobrska upa, Dobrsko Selo, Dodoi, Donja Zaljut, Donje Selo,
Dragomi Do, Druii, Dubovik, Dubovo, Dugi Do, Dujeva, alci, inovii, Erakovii, Gai, Gornja Zaljut,
Gornji Ceklin, Grab, Gradina, Graani, Izvori, Jankovii, Jezer, Kobilji Do, Kopito, Kosijeri, Kranji Do,
Kuita, Lastva, Lipa, Ljeev Stub, Majstori, Maloin Do, Markovina, Meterizi, Mikulii, Milijevii,
Muovii, Njegui , Obzovica, Oinii, Oevii, Oegovice, Paarae, Pejovii, Petrov Do, Poda,
Podbukovica, Predi, Prekornica, Prentin Do, Prevlaka, Proseni Do, Radomir, Raievii, Resna, Rijeani,
Rokoi, Rvai, Rani Do, Smokovci, inon, titari, Tomii, Trenjevo, Trnjine, Uba, Ubli, Ublice, Ugnji,
Ulii, Velestovo, Vignjevii, Vojkovii, Vrba, Vrela, Vui Do, Zabre, Zair, Zagora, abljak Crnojevia
and anjev Do.

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International relations

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See also: List of twin towns and sister cities in Montenegro

Twin towns Sister cities [edit]


Cetinje is twinned with:
Mali Io, Serbia

Gaeta , Italy

Vranje , Serbia

Veliko Tarnovo , Bulgaria

Novo Sarajevo , Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sinaia , Romania

Velika Kladua , Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nafplio, Greece

Rijeka , Croatia

Kharkiv, Ukraine

Shkodr , Albania

Gaziantep , Turkey

Notable people

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Main category: People from Cetinje


Dado , painter
Petar Lubarda , painter
Milo Milunovi, painter
Dimitrije Popovi, painter, sculptor, philosopher
Milo Vukovi, painter, illustrator and caricaturist
Dragoljub urii, musician
arko Lauevi, actor
Milutin Pajevi, former football player and manager
Nikola Jovanovi, former football player
Mirko Stojanovi, former football player
Veselin Vujovi, former handball player
Drako Mrvaljevi, handball player
Petar Kapisoda , handball player
Dejan Radonji, basketball player and manager
Filip Kapisoda , male model and celebrity

Cetinje-born artist Dado (1933-2010)

Elena of Montenegro , queen of Italy

See also

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List of former national capitals

References
1. ^ "Cetinje"

Montenegro portal

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. Visit-Montenegro.com. Retrieved 2012-02-28.

Cetinje official web site

External links
Official site

(Montenegrin) (English)

Official tourism site


Cetinje - Moj grad

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