Western Pomerania, in the narrower sense also called Hither Pomerania, is the western extremity of the historic region of the Duchy, later Province of Pomerania, nowadays divided between the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in Germany and West Pomeranian Voivodeship in Poland. The name Pomerania comes from Slavic po more, which means "land by the sea". The adjective for the region is Pomeranian, inhabitants are called Pomeranians. Forming part of the southern coast of the Baltic Sea, Western Pome
Borders. Pomerania is the area along the Bay of Pomerania of the Baltic Sea between the rivers Recknitz and Trebel in the west and Vistula in the east. It formerly reached perhaps as far south as the Noteć river, but since the 13th century its southern boundary has been placed further north.
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Until 1932, the province was subdivided into the government regions (Regierungsbezirk) Köslin (Eastern part, Farther Pomerania), Stettin (Southwestern part, Old Western Pomerania or Altvorpommern), and Stralsund (Northwestern part, New Western Pomerania or Neuvorpommern). The Stralsund region was merged into the Stettin region in 1932.
History of Pomerania (1945–present) covers the history of Pomerania during World War II aftermath, the Communist and since 1989 Democratic era. After the post-war border changes, the German population that had not yet fled was expelled.
Jan 22, 2017 · Western Pomerania or Cispomerania, Hither Pomerania is the English term for German Vorpommern, the western extremity of the historic region of the duchy, later Province of Pomerania, nowadays ...
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Former Pomerania-Wolgast increased by western parts of Pomerania-Stettin became Swedish Pomerania in 1648. State Church in Pomerania-Stettin (1534–1648) Edit The Stettin dukes were supreme governors of the Lutheran state church in their branch duchy, including dependent Pomerania-Rügenwalde (1569–1620).
The areas east of the Oder-Neisse line, mainly Eastern Prussia, Western Prussia, and Silesia, were ceded over to Poland and the Soviet Union in 1945 due to the Treaty of Potsdam between three of the Allies: the United States, United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union.
Shortly after protests seeking justice for George Floyd, an African American who was murdered during a police arrest, began in the United States, the people of Germany also began to protest to show solidarity with the Americans. Many also called on the German police to address its own racist practices and use of violence.
In the following there are lists of sites of notable radio transmitters.During the early history of radio many countries had only a few high power radio stations, operated either by the government or large corporations, which broadcast to the population or to other countries.