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2,500-Year-Old Warrior Burials Unearthed in Serbia

Thursday, June 13, 2013

BELGRADE, SERBIA—Skeletal remains of three warriors who had been buried with spears, daggers, and bronze ornaments have been unearthed in southeastern Serbia, near the ancient Roman road, Via Militaris. The 2,500-year-old burials are the first of their kind to be found in the region, where archaeologists usually find cremations.