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New research shows that salt production near Provadia (in Varna region, northeastern Bulgaria) began around 5,600 BC. According to archaeologists from the National Archaeological Institute with a museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences conducting excavations in the area, this is the oldest salt mining and urban center in Europe. Photo: BTA​

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Veliko Tarnovo on St. Dimitrius Day – the traditional march to the St. Dimitrius Church and Museum in honor of the Assen and Peter Uprising. The historical event gave the start of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom 835 years ago. Photo: BTA

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