Former first lady of Yugoslavia dies

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Posted: Sunday, October 20, 2013 12:00 am

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - Jovanka Broz, who fought with Yugoslavia's anti-Nazi resistance movement during World War II, then married the country's communist dictator, Josip Broz Tito, died on Sunday. She was 89.

Broz, who was Tito's wife for nearly 30 years, died of heart failure at Belgrade's emergency hospital, where she had been receiving care since late August, said Zlatibor Loncar, its director.

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