Gold in Serbia
September 2004 by Bozidar ObradovicAs a subscriber to ICMJ, I felt the need to write an article about the auriferous regions in Serbia, which I have been visiting for years in search of gold. The territory in question occupies the central part of the Balkan Peninsula, which transverses the Danube River.
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Which comes first, claim filing or staking?
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