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Union Square – The Union Monument is located there. It was built in 1885 by the sculptor Velichko Minekov. It is 12 metres high. The figure of a young woman personifies the union of Bulgaria, while the bird, with its wings spread out, symbolizes the people’s efforts to achieve unity and freedom for the two disunited parts of the country, the Bulgarian Principallity and Eastearn Rumelia, in the period between 1878 and 1885.


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