All posts by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

March 20, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

It may be a sign of how tight the race is for top spot in Bulgaria’s May 2019 European Parliament elections that Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party made much […]

A February night in Bulgaria: Of tolerance, and a torchlight march

February 16, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

It was the contrast of light and dark, this February night in Sofia. In one part of the Bulgarian capital city, an event to proclaim the values of acc ...

Tribute paid on February 1 to victims of communism in Bulgaria

February 1, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In Sofia and various parts of Bulgaria, a number of political leaders and other groups paid tribute on February 1 to the many thousands of victims of ...

Bulgaria to commemorate communist ‘People’s Court’ slaughter on February 1

January 31, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The craters left by the Allied bombing of Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia were convenient. Most suitable for pre-dug mass graves. To these scars i ...

  • Events in Bulgaria in 2019: The Big Questions
    December 30, 2018, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    A number of events are scheduled for Bulgaria in 2019; well, some are scheduled, others are – to riff on Rumsfeld – the unknown unknowns. Lacking a crystal ball, for […]