Anti-Fascist Struggle Day
Observed byCroatia
Date22 June
Next time22 June 2021 (2021-06)
Frequencyannual

Anti-Fascist Struggle Day (Croatian: Dan antifašističke borbe) is a national holiday in Croatia. It is celebrated on 22 June, marking the events that happened in World War II, the forming of the First Sisak Partisan Detachment on 22 June 1941, and in general the uprising of the anti-fascist Croatian wing of the Yugoslav Partisans against the forces of Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy and their puppet state―Independent State of Croatia.

It was introduced by the Croatian Parliament in 1991.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ Croatian Parliament (21 March 1991). "Zakon o blagdanima i neradnim danima u Republici Hrvatskoj". Narodne novine (in Croatian) (14/91). Retrieved 22 June 2020.

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