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News Bulgaria » History: Maverick Historian Dreams of Making Bulgaria ‘Great’

News channel or source: http://www.balkaninsight.com/en/article/maverick-bulgarian-historian-launches-a-bid-for-a-presidential-republic-02-06-2018
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Bozhidar Dimitrov has a long and controversial political career. Photo: Bulgarian National History Museum A bad case of flu at the last moment delayed Sunday’s expected launch by controversial Bulgarian historian and politician Bozhidar Dimitrov of his ...

News Bulgaria » History: Bulgarian neo-Nazis march in honor of WWII general

News channel or source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/bulgarian-neo-nazis-march-in-honor-of-wwii-general/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

“We reiterate our appreciation for the dedicated efforts of the Government of Bulgaria and Sofia Mayor Fandakova to denounce the march and to call on all Bulgarians to unite around the positive examples from their shared history,” it added. Israel has ...

News Bulgaria » History: The ABBA Show is Coming for the First Time in Bulgaria

News channel or source: http://www.novinite.com/articles/187943/The+ABBA+Show+is+Coming+for+the+First+Time+in+Bulgaria
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

This is the beginning of the Swedish ABBA group, which in the coming decades became one of the best-selling pop group in world history, ranking just behind the legendary British Beatles. On September 29 (Saturday), the Bulgarian audience will have the ...

News Bulgaria » History: Neo-Nazis to Converge to Honor 'Bulgarian Promoter of the Holocaust'

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/world-news/europe/.premium-neo-nazis-to-converge-to-fete-bulgarian-promoter-of-holocaust-1.5804757
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Contradictory Holocaust history Before World War II, Bulgaria was home to almost 50,000 Jews, and almost 10 percent of Sofia’s population was Jewish. But as the country allied with the Nazis, the Nazi German leadership pressured Bulgaria’s leaders to ...

News Bulgaria » History: Catholicism’s resurgence in Bulgaria

News channel or source: http://www.thetablet.co.uk/tablet-world/5/1136/catholicism-s-resurgence-in-bulgaria
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

I am needed more here.” In his office inside the church, Fr Iaroslav discusses the history and current activities of local Catholicism in flawless Bulgarian, a feat made somewhat easier by the fact that both Bulgarian and Polish belong to the Slavonic ...

News Bulgaria » History: World Jewish Congress condemns Lukov march in Bulgaria: 'We cannot stand by in silence as anti-Semites parade through the streets'

News channel or source: http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/en/news/world-jewish-congress-condemns-lukov-march-in-bulgaria-we-cannot-stand-by-in-silence-as-anti-semites-parade-through-the-streets-2-6-2018
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

“There can be no room on the streets of a European capital for a parade that worships a man and an age that represented this most sinister part of our history.” WJC President Ronald S. Lauder sent a personal letter to Bulgarian President Rumen Radev on ...

News Bulgaria » History: Roger Federer becomes oldest world No 1 in tennis history

News channel or source: http://www.skysports.com/tennis/news/12110/11253109/roger-federer-becomes-oldest-world-no-1-in-tennis-history
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The 36-year-old Swiss great secured his spot in the history books and the last four of the tournament ... the last four with a 6-3 6-4 victory against Russia's Andrey Rublev. The Bulgarian world No 4 will meet David Goffin in Saturday's semi-finals ...

News Bulgaria » History: Bulgaria Resident arrives in Armenia for state visit

News channel or source: http://www.armradio.am/en/2018/02/12/bulgaria-resident-arrives-in-armenia-for-state-visit/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Thanking President Serzh Sargsyan for the invitation to visit Armenia, the Bulgarian President stressed that he was pleased with it. ”The relations between our two countries are not just friendly: they are truly friendly in terms of history. As you ...

News Bulgaria » History: Bulgarian President wants Yerevan brandy factory’s symbolic Peace Barrel to be opened soon

News channel or source: https://armenpress.am/eng/news/922458/bulgarian-president-wants-yerevan-brandy-factory’s-symbolic-peace-barrel-to-be-opened-soon.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

On the sidelines of the state visit to Armenia, President of Bulgaria Rumen Radev and First Lady Desislava Radeva visited the Yerevan Brandy Factory. The president and his delegation toured the Ararat museum and got to know the history and production ...