Venetian Slovenia (Italian: Slavia Veneta, Slavia Friulana or Slavia Italiana, Slovene: Beneška Slovenija, Friulian: Sclavanie, Venetian: Schiavonia Veneta) is a small mountainous region in northeastern Italy . Most of the region is located in the Italian region of Friuli Venezia Giulia, in the area between the towns of Cividale del Friuli, Tarcento and Gemona . It is part of the Province of Udine in the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia. A small part of the region is located in the municipality of Kobarid in Slovenia, in the mountainous area around the villages of Breginj (Italian: Bergogna) and Livek (Italian: Luico).
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