Sat, May 25 2013
Archaeological work at a site in Sozopol, 2005
Photo: Ivan Angelov
The ring has a semi-precious stone and most probably dates back to the Roman era (first to the fourth century CE). The golden leaf from a wreath dates back to the fourth to the third centuries BCE, report says.
The church is estimated to date from some time in the 12th to 14th centuries.
Proof that the distilled spirit is a Bulgarian invention, Bozhidar Dimitrov says.
The first colonists from the ancient Greek city of Miletus arrived at the end of the seventh century BCE.
The purported relics of John the Baptist in Sozopol are proving a great tourist drawcard, mayor says.
Bulgarian scientists have found the ancient shores of the Black Sea, currently deep beneath the waves, which they claim were the original shores about 7500 years ago.
In the Bulgarian seaside resort town of Sozopol, archaeologists have unearthed an ancient temple of the goddess Demeter and her daughter Persephone.
Spiritual beliefs meet skepticism about the purported discovery of relics of John the Baptist in Sozopol. Let the archeologists argue; historians may remind that relics always were about making money.
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.