Republic of Montenegro
Republika Crna Gora
Note: In legislative balloting on August 30, 2020, the Democratic Party of Socialists (DPS) was first with 35.1 percent of the vote and 30 seats, followed by the newly formed For the Future of Montenegro with 32.6 percent of the vote and 27 seats, and the newly formed Peace is our Nation with 12.5 percent of the vote and 10 seats. The remaining 14 seats were split between six smaller parties. Fowllowong clashes between DPS supporters and opposition groups, Zdravko Krivokapić (independent) was appointed prime minister on December 4, 2020, along with a new, technocratic cabinet.
Political Status: An autonomous principality formally independent of the Ottoman Empire in 1878; declared a kingdom in 1910; incorporated as part of the Kingdom of the ...