World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article
 

Hutsul Republic

Hutsul Republic
Гуцульська республіка
Unrecognized state

1919
 


Flag

Approximate territory of the Hutsul Republic (green) within
today's Zakarpattia Oblast, itself shown within Ukraine below.
Capital Yasinia
Languages Ukrainian
Government Republic
President Stepan Klochurak
Historical era World War I
 -  Established 8 January 1919
 -  Disestablished 11 June 1919
Today part of  Ukraine

The Hutsul Republic was a short-lived state, formed in the aftermath of World War I. The republic was declared on January 8, 1919, when original plans to unite this area with the Western Ukrainian National Republic failed and the territory was occupied by Hungarian police.[1]

Czechoslovakia between 1919 and 1938, with Subcarpathian Ruthenia shown in blue.

At night on January 7–8, 1919 the local population of


  1. ^  
  2. ^ Klochurak, Stepan (1978). Do Voli (Strive for freedom : Memories) (book) (in Ukrainian). New York: The Carpathian Alliance.  

References

The state finally failed when it was occupied temporarily by Romanian troops in June 1919. The territory claimed by this state became part of the First Czechoslovak Republic between in September 1919. Just for a day, a second Ukrainian state named Carpatho-Ukraine claimed here its independence but was occupied for a second time by Hungarian troops between March 1938 and autumn of 1944. At the conclusion of World War II, the region became the Carpathian Oblast of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic.

as an autonomous territory, while its eastern most territory (Hutsul Republic) was de facto a break away state. Czechoslovakia joined Carpathian Ruthenia. In April 1919 most of Maramures The army waged a brief war in the adjacent lands of [2]

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.