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the countries of the Balkan Peninsula, which include Romania, Bulgaria, and Yugoslavia.
Balkan frame - metal frame above a bed which provides for limb suspension, named for the Balkan wars, 1908-1913.
Balkan nephrectomy
Balkan nephritis - chronic progressive nephritis seen predominantly in Balkan countries.
Balkan nephropathy - interstitial nephritis occurring in the Balkan countries.
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In which country are the Balkan Mountains mainly situated?
Yet another reason is the diversity of its nature: Alpine mountain snow-capped peaks, Balkan Mountains, sunny Black Sea coast, Danubian River plains, Mediterranean climate in the valleys and the lowlands in the southern most territories.
You can enjoy the mountain flying sites in Sopot, Zlatitza, Kom and Sliven in the Balkan Mountains as well as seacoast flying sites in Albena, Varna, Burgas experiencing long hours relaxing soaring around the sea resorts in Bulgaria.
Patriarch Maxim was born as Marin Naidenov Minkov on October 29, 1914 and was raised in the Balkan Mountains village of Oreshak.
From here we take a day trip to climb the heights of another impressive fort on the Balkan Mountains range.
They took Pleven and, at the end of 1877, crossed the Balkan Mountains in a wide-ranging counter-offensive.

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