Operation Finkenschlag

finch blow

This was a German operation, with the Montenegrin contribution of a Četnik unit commanded by Pavle Đurišić, against the partisan forces of Josip Broz Tito in Axis-occupied Yugoslavia (August 1942).

The undertaking’s objective was the securing of the main route between Belgrade and Skopje in the vicinity of Novi Bazar and Kos Mitrovika.