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July 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Archaeologists working at the ancient sacred site of Perperikon in Bulgaria have found four silver coins from the time of Tsar Ivan Alexander, three rings from the Roman and medieval […]

640px-The_Great_Basilica_Klearchos_1 Pliska Klearchos Kapoutsis from Paleo Faliro, Athens, Greece

Ancient coins, Stone Age flint tools, grave sites among archaeological finds in Bulgaria in June 2015

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The month of June 2015 is closing with archaeologists in Bulgaria having unearthed a wide range of finds at various dig sites around the country, rang ...

640px-Kurshum-Mosque-Karlovo photo Edal Anton Lefterov

Controversy in Bulgaria’s Karlovo as Muslims object to archaeological dig at mosque

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Lead Mosque in the Bulgarian town of Karlovo is again at the centre of controversy, with Muslims irate about archaeological excavations at the sit ...

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Professor: Perperikon may have had a Roman temple to Apollo

June 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s ancient sacred site of Perperikon may have had a Roman temple dedicated to Apollo, archaeology professor and Perperikon dig team lead ...