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Mihailović, Draža

Line breaks: Draža Mi¦hail|ović
Pronunciation: /mɪˈhʌɪləvɪtʃ
 
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Definition of Mihailović, Draža in English:

( 1893–1946), Yugoslav soldier; full name Dragoljub Mihailović. Leader of the Chetniks during the Second World War, in 1941 he became Minister of War for the Yugoslav government in exile. After the war he was executed on the charge of collaboration with the Germans.

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