Branko Kostić

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Branko Kostić
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Kostić in 1968
President of the Presidency of Yugoslavia (Acting)
In office
6 December 1991 – 15 June 1992
Prime MinisterAnte Marković
Aleksandar Mitrović (acting)
Preceded byStipe Mesić
Succeeded byOffice dissolved
14th Secretary-General of the Non-Aligned Movement
In office
6 December 1991 – 15 June 1992
Preceded byStipe Mesić
Succeeded byDobrica Ćosić
Personal details
Born(1939-08-28)August 28, 1939
Rvaši, Cetinje, Yugoslavia
Died20 August 2020(2020-08-20) (aged 80)
Podgorica, Montenegro
Political partyLeague of Communists of Yugoslavia

Branko Kostić (Serbian Cyrillic: Бранко Костић, 28 August 1939 – 20 August 2020) was a Montenegrin Serb politician.

He was the President of the Presidency of the Socialist Republic of Montenegro from March 1989 to December 1990, and then as the acting Chairman of the Presidency of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia from 1991 to 1992.

He was a member of the League of Communists of Montenegro until 1990, after which he joined the new Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro. On 16 May 1991 he became a member of the Collective Presidency of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

Kostić died on 20 August 2020 in Podgorica, Montenegro from problems caused by a stroke at the age of 80.[1]

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