BATTLE OF CEGAR ANNIVERSARY MARKED
The Steering Committee of the Ministry of Labor, Veterans’ and Social Affairs and the City of Nis marked the 209th anniversary of the Battle of Cegar. The delegations of the respective ministry, the City of Nis, City Municipality Pantelej, Nisava Administrative District, army and police forces paid their respects by placing flower wreaths at the memorial complex on Cegar Hill. The Battle of Cegar is one of the crucial battles, led in the First Serbian Uprising, between Serbian rebels and Turks. It took place on May 31st, 1809, on the Cegar Hill near Kamenica village near Nis.