US, Bulgaria sign cultural heritage protection memorandum

15 Jan 2014 12:21 PM | Anonymous

US, Bulgaria sign cultural heritage protection memorandum

Written by The Sofia Globe staff on January 14, 2014 in Bulgaria -

Bulgaria and the US signed on January14 a memorandum of understanding on the protection of cultural heritage, meant to prevent the illicit trade of Bulgarian cultural heritage items and allow the return to Bulgaria of such items smuggled into the US.

The agreement was signed by US ambassador to Bulgaria Marcie B. Ries and Bulgaria’s Culture Minister Petar Stoyanovich at the National History Museum in Boyana.

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