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The Romans established posts at Emona (Ljubljana), Poetovio (Ptuj), and Celeia (Celje); and constructed trade and military roads that ran across Slovene territory from Italy to Pannonia.
In the 5th and 6th centuries, the area was subject to invasions by the Huns and Germanic tribes during their incursions into Italy.
In 2002, remains of pile dwellings over 4,500 years old were discovered in the Ljubljana Marshes, now protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the Ljubljana Marshes Wooden Wheel, the oldest wooden wheel in the world.
In the transition period between the Bronze age to the Iron age, the Urnfield culture flourished.
In December 1918, they merged with the Kingdom of Serbia into the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (renamed Kingdom of Yugoslavia in 1929).
During World War II, Slovenia was occupied and annexed by Germany, Italy, and Hungary, with a tiny area transferred to the Independent State of Croatia, a Nazi puppet state.In the mid-8th century, Carantania became a vassal duchy under the rule of the Bavarians, who began spreading Christianity.Three decades later, the Carantanians were incorporated, together with the Bavarians, into the Carolingian Empire.They were mostly christianized by Irish missionaries, among them Modestus, known as the "Apostle of Carantanians".This process, together with Christianization of Bavarians, was later described in the memorandum known as the Conversio Bagoariorum et Carantanorum, which is thought to have over-emphasized the role of the Church of Salzburg in the Christianization process over similar efforts of the Patriarchate of Aquileia.Read full article » More events » Blockchain is considered as a new technology paradigm which has a potential to change various industries.