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Bulgarian, Italian Police Return Over 3600 Antiques to Bulgaria

Over 3600 antiques were returned to Bulgaria after an operation of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) and Italian police.

The joint police operation prevented the sale of the antiques at an auction in Verona, according to reports of the Bulgarian National Radio.

The joint operation was conducted after an investigation which lasted several months.

Veneto Separatists Arrested, Accused of Terrorism

Italian police arrested on Wednesday 24 Veneto separatists, who were were accused of terrorism and subversion of the democratic order. 

Twenty-seven others are investigated by the prosecution.

An Italian prosecutor said that the separatists were planning an ''insurrection'' to obtain independence for the region around Venice.