Flag of the Krusevo Republic (Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising)

Kruševo Republic

The Kruševo Republic was an unsuccessful attempt to establish a slavic "Macedonian" nation in 1903 by who were then known as Vardars. After 3 months, the revolt was brutally crushed with 30,000 refugees fleeing the Ottoman Empire to the Principality of Bulgaria.


  1. Proportions:
    • 5:9
  2. Date of Use:
    • 2 August 1903 – November 1903


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