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Balkans,

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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Credit growth remained subdued in central and south-eastern Europe.
SEEBRIG was established in 1998 by the South-Eastern Europe Defense Ministerial (SEDM), an informal group of the area's defense ministers.
The report titled Consumer Automotive Financial Services in Eastern and South-Eastern Europe investigates the market for automotive financial services linked to sales of new and used passenger cars in Eastern and South-Eastern Europe.
2 percent growth rate in 2014 given the negative effects of the euro zone crisis on the South-Eastern Europe region and especially on exports, estimates the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki met Zsuzsanna Jakab, Director of the World Health Organization's Regional Office for Europe, following the inauguration of the Seat of the Secretariat of the South-Eastern Europe Health Network (SEEHN) in Skopje on 7 March.
Analyses involve the interrelationships of a triangle of regions: central, eastern, and south-eastern Europe (CESEE); China; and Russia.
Jean-Marc Peterschmitt, EBRD's managing director for Central and South-Eastern Europe, said, 'With this key investment, the EBRD builds on the EBRD-NLB relationship in central and eastern Europe, where both institutions work successfully in four countries to support the real economy.
National Defense Ministry Secretariat General released a written statement on Sunday and said Vecdi Gonul and an accompanying delegation will be in Albania on October 11 to attend the South-Eastern Europe Defense Ministers' Meeting in capital Tirana.
The annual meeting serves as a forum for dialogue among politicians and focusses on the integration of south-eastern Europe into European structures.
The proceeds will be used to ensure the organic growth of the company, which in turn should secure the company's position on the markets of eastern and south-eastern Europe, chief supervisor Dietmar Aluta-Oltyan said.
A statement issued by the bank on Friday said the proposed merger was aimed "at improving the Group's strategic flexibility in terms of potential expansion in the Greek market and south-eastern Europe and strengthening the Group's capitalisation by 10 per cent.
Det Con Russ Conlon, wildlife officer for West Yorkshire Police, identified the bird as a lanner falcon, native to Africa and south-eastern Europe.

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