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Municipality Svilengrad

Svilengrad, Haskovo, BulgariaSvilengrad municipality is located in the west-eastern part of Haskovo county on a territory of 705.37 sq.m., which ranks it at the third position regarding its size in the county. The slopes of Sakar mountain are in its north-eastern part , to the south-west - the eastern parts of the Rhodopes. In a physical and geographical respect its territory includes parts of Gornotrakiiska valley, Sakar mountain and the Rhodopes.
The municipality of Svilengrad has the exceptional prerequisite to be a boundary of Haskovo county and Bulgaria with two neighbouring countries – Turkey and Greece. This defines its leading role in the future development of the European transport corridors, connecting Western and Central Europe with the Near and the Far East.
Svilengrad municipality includes 24 residential places - the administrative centre the town of Svilengrad and 23 villages.

Quick facts about Municipality Svilengrad

In Bulgarian (Native transliteraion): Община Свиленград
Region: South-Central planing region of Bulgaria
District: Haskovo district
Municipality: Svilengrad municipality
Latitude: 41.7669983
Longtitude: 26.2000008
Altitude: 2
Area Size: 705.3km2
Population: 26147 people (2005)

Photos Municipality Svilengrad (89) »


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News Municipality Svilengrad (57) »

2014-02-12 The road blockade of Bulgaria-Turkey checkpoints is continuing (Travel)
2010-05-26 The Mezek Thracian tomb (Culture)
2010-02-22 878 boxes of illegal cigarettes seized near Svilengrad (Accidents)
2009-11-29 Technical design for Plovdiv-Svilengrad-Turkish border railway line (Transport)
2009-10-26 152 packs of heroin seized at the Kapital Andreevo Checkpoint (Accidents)
2009-10-09 Undeclared EUR 40 600 and USD 1010 sized at Kapitan Andreevo (Accidents)
2009-08-22 Heroin caught at Kapitan Andreevo and in Burgas (Accidents)
2009-06-11 The fortress near Matochina village (Culture)
2009-03-31 Svilengrad Gaz seeking a 35-year gas distribution permit (Business)
2009-03-07 Tender for design and construction of Svilengrad - Turkish border (Business)

External links Municipality Svilengrad

bulgaria.domino.bg (Svilengrad)
www.svilengrad.bg (Svilengrad)
stmost.info (Svilengrad)
www.matochina.hit.bg (Matochina)
matochina.com (Matochina)

Map of Municipality Svilengrad »

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