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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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Balkan Peninsula is one of the most diversified regions in European geography in many aspects: It is ethnically diversified, religiously diversified and culturally diversified.
This included 4.97 MT of cocaine primarily from Colombia; 882 kg of heroin, mostly from Afghanistan, trafficked via Turkey and the Balkan Peninsula; 36.35 MT of hashish, smuggled across Morocco, Spain, and France; 28.82 MT of marijuana that originated in Albania and Greece; and 97 kg of synthetic drugs from the Netherlands.
1735-1736 he toured the Balkan Peninsula as valet of General Alexander Graf d'Ollone in the 7th Austrian war against the Turks.
Dragica Nikolic, wife of Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic, lauded the UAE for providing aid to the victims of floods that had swept through the Balkan Peninsula earlier this year.
Despite the coming elections for the European Parliament, in which Euro-skeptic political parties will inevitably play a major part, according to Macedonian Minister Poposki, the message that all the countries of the Balkan Peninsula were certainly going to join the Union remained.
dialogue with a number of developers with projects imminent across the Balkan Peninsula.
Political scientists from across Europe assess the impact of European Union rules on countries in the Balkan Peninsula that are seeking to join the Union.
km in the eastern part of Macedonia along the Bregalnica River, is considered the largest high-temperature thermal water basin in the Balkan Peninsula. In its central flat part of 115 sq.
* Can the countries that in the 1990s warred against each other promote themselves now as Scandinavia on the Balkan Peninsula? Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina are probably very far from Denmark, Sweden and Norway by many parameters yet according to a recent analysis of Deutsche Welle in which Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dacic was cited as saying that the region is getting united based on shared interests by the Scandinavian model, they may be headed exactly in this direction.
The fossil lends weight to the suggestion that the Balkan Peninsula could have been a gateway involved in the movement of populations from Asia to Europe.
Balkan states include both countries that are entirely or largely within the Balkan Peninsula (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia, Croatia and Serbia), but also others which have a small part of its territory here (Romania, Slovenia and Turkey).
"We are confident the launch of our first destination in the Balkan Peninsula will bring great benefits to the economic ties between the UAE and Kosovo and will support Air Arabia's rapidly expanding network in Eastern Europe."