Cerić is a village in eastern Croatia, located to the northeast of Vinkovci.

Cerić
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Cerić is located in Croatia
Cerić
Cerić
Coordinates: 45°18′40″N 18°51′23″E / 45.311151°N 18.856404°E / 45.311151; 18.856404
Country Croatia
County Vukovar-Syrmia
MunicipalityNuštar
Population
 (2001)[1]
 • Total1,460
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
32221 Nuštar
Cerić

During the Croatian War of Independence, Cerić was on the eastern front, and it was occupied by Serbian forces on October 2, 1991, to the detriment of the Croatian civilian population.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Vukovarsko-srijemska županija - Općina Nuštar" (in Croatian). State Statistics Bureau of the Republic of Croatia. 2001. Retrieved 2010-09-21.
  2. ^ "Obilježeno stradanje Cerića tijekom Domovinskog rata" (in Croatian). Braniteljski portal. October 2, 2009. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved 2010-09-12.