All posts tagged archaeology

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February 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The eighth national exhibition in the annual series displaying new finds, Bulgarian Archaeology 2014, is on at the National Institute of Archaeology Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in […]


Bulgaria busts international antiquities trafficking ring

January 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has seized more than 2000 ancient and medieval objects during two major operations against an international crime group trafficking in antiqu ...

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2014 in Bulgaria: In other news…

December 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Some other news items from Bulgaria in 2014, that were not necessarily about politics or protests, a pipeline or the plummet of a bank. For some reaso ...

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2014 in CEE: From Sochi to MH17 to South Stream

December 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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    Tomb with bones discovered in Amphipolis
    November 13, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Archeologists are closer to solving the mystery of Amphipolis, after the discovery of a tomb with bones in the third chamber of the Tomb of Kasta. The tomb is large, […]

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    Archaeology: The Caryatids were close to four metres high
    October 1, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The KH’ Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities is continuing its archaeological research in the tomb complex in the hill of Kasta in Amphipolis in Greece. The last two rocks […]