What is the Day of Uprising Against Occupation (Slovenia)?

Introduction

The Day of Uprising Against Occupation (dan upora proti okupatorju) is a Slovenian state holiday, and work-free.

Background

Formerly Liberation Front Day (dan Osvobodilne fronte), marks the establishment in 1941 of the Anti-Imperialist Front to fight “imperialists”, later renamed the Liberation Front to fight the German, Italian, Hungarian, and Croatian partition and annexation of Slovenia (refer to World War II).

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