The Thracian temple at Starosel
near Plovdiv
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  of southern Bulgaria
  of the Balkans
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Ancient (Macedonian) slingers destroyed Starosel - Dimitar Nikolov / Novinar, March 4 2010

Bulgaria: Archeological Finds Reveal Thracian Civilization - Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty, December 4

Balkan archaeologists need money - Associated Press, October 8

Two more Thracian tombs were discovered at Starosel - Monitor, September 20 (in Bulgarian)

Ancient Thracian Treasures Uncovered In Bulgaria- Agence France Presse, September 7

A silver appliqué of a Thracian king was found at Starosel - Monitor, September 5 (in Bulgarian)

A king was buried at Starosel - Marica Dnes, September 3 (in Bulgarian)

A sanctuary was found next to the Starosel tomb - Marica Dnes, September 1 (in Bulgarian)

The entrance to the Starosel temple will be blocked by a reinforced concrete slab - Monitor, August 31 (in Bulgarian)

The Thracian royal centre at Starosel - Dr. L. Nikolova,
Kultura, August 25 (in Bulgarian)

An interview with Dr. G. Kitov - Kultura, August 25 (in Bulgarian)

Members of the parliament promise assistance for the tomb at Starosel - Demokracija, August 30 (in Bulgarian)

The excavations at Starosel were stopped for 7 days - Marica Dnes, August 27 (in Bulgarian)

Cash crisis for ancient temple - BBC, August 27

Peasants will open a hotel next to the tomb at Starosel - Sega, August 26 (in Bulgarian)

We did allocate money for the Starosel excavations - Demokracija, August 23 (in Bulgarian)

The grave of a Thracian ruler was discovered - Demokracija, August 23 (in Bulgarian)

A Royal Thracian tomb at Starosel - Dr. L. Nikolova, Dialog Dnes, August 16-22 (in Bulgarian)

A second tomb at Starosel - Monitor, August 21 (in Bulgarian)

Newly-discovered tomb of a Thracian ruler at Starosel - Dr. L. Nikolova, Kultura, August 18 (in Bulgarian)

Gold-plated artifacts found in the Starosel tomb - Marica Dnes, August 18 (in Bulgarian)

The Minister of Culture M. Moskova condemns an unique Thracian mausoleum to the treasure-hunters - Monitor, August 16 (in Bulgarian)

Thracian temple found in Bulgaria faces re-burial - Reuters, August 15

The largest Thracian temple was discovered near Plovdiv - Monitor, August 12 (in Bulgarian)

Plovdiv newspaper "MARICA Dnes":
A tomb needs 90,000 levs from Moskova - April 07, 2000 (in Bulgarian)

Thracian tomb No 1 resists to treasure-hunters - March 10, 2000 (in Bulgarian)

Cumura san and Takahashi san dig at Starosel - July 01, 1999 (in Bulgarian)

The palace at Perperek
Herodotus and Alexander the Great had visited the "Perperek" palace? - Sega, September 5 (in Bulgarian)

Archeologists Find Bronze Age City - Associated Press, August 31

The Bulgarian Troy lies near Kurdzhali - Standart, September 2 (in Bulgarian)

The sacred town of the Thracians found near Kurdzhali? - Demokracija, September 1 (in Bulgarian)

The Odrissian capital was near Kurdzhali - Monitor, September 1 (in Bulgarian)

Archaeologists discovered an unique palace near Kurdzhali - Monitor, August 30 (in Bulgarian)

Ancient Palace Located in Bulgaria - Associated Press, August 22
Newly-found antiques may challenge our views about the Madara horseman - Monitor, September 1 (in Bulgarian)

Helis, the capital of the Gethes was situated near Sveshtari - Demokracija, October 2 (in Bulgarian)