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Bulgarians Launch Campaign for Jailed Turkish Reporters

The Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria, AEJ, has launched a campaign to grant symbolic press badges to 95 jailed Turkish reporters in time for the planned EU-Turkey summit in Varna on 26 March. “Our message to politicians is clear: journalists are not terrorists and cannot be treated as such because of their work. Even if you put…
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Nazi Hunter Denies Wanting to ‘Stigmatise’ Croatia

Efraim Zuroff, director of the Simon Wiesenthal Centre’s Israel and Eastern Europe office, has rejected claims of trying to place “a collective stigma” on Croatia for the World War II crimes of the Fascist Ustasa regime, following an allegation by Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic. “I never spoke negatively about all Croatians, that…
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A Lunch With WJC President Ronald S. Lauder

Ronald S. Lauder, the President of the World Jewish Congress (WJC), and the WJC's Chief Executive Officer Robert Singer came to Bulgaria this morning. At a lunch with representatives of Shalom, the organization of the Bulgarian Jews, Lauder was presented with the first copy of the book "Bulgarian Jews: Living History". The book, published by…
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