Thrace

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an ancient country and wine producing region in the east of the Balkan Peninsula to the north of the Aegean Sea

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Women appear in only two chapters: a vestigial queen dips a rose bush in "L'Envoi" (the concluding chapter) and "There was a woman having a kid" during the torturous evacuation of Greek civilians from Eastern Thrace (Chapter II).
In Europe, Turkey ceded parts of Eastern Thrace and certain Aegean islands to Greece, and the Dodecanese and Rhodes to Italy, retaining only ystanbul and its environs, including the neutralized and internationalized zone of the straits.
Borisov's visit to Hagia Sophia was interrupted by nationalist leader Volen Siderov, who called on the Prime Minister to stop bowing to Turkey and to demand BGN 10 B from the country as a compensation for Bulgarians who fled Eastern Thrace (European Turkey) amidst repressions in the 1910s and 1920s.
He has also stressed VMRO's dissatisfaction with the yet unresolved issue of compensations that Turkey owes to the descendants of the Bulgarian refugees from Eastern Thrace.
Meanwhile heavy rains in Balkans, Western and Eastern Thrace have triggered the overflowing.
These include the claims for compensations from Turkey for Bulgarians who fled Eastern Thrace (European Turkey) amidst repressions in the 1910s and 1920s.
Bulgaria's Parliament has urged the Cabinet to speed up work in a joint Bulgarian-Turkish commission for settling the claims for compensations from Turkey for Bulgarians who fled Eastern Thrace (European Turkey) amidst repressions in the 1910s and 1920s
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