All posts by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

September 16, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

September 15 was a happy and historic day for the children of the Bulgarian Jewish community as the country’s first new Jewish school in decades, named for World Jewish Congress […]

Celebrations as Sofia Central Synagogue marks 110th anniversary

September 15, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Sofia Central Synagogue was the scene of celebrations on the evening of September 14 as the landmark building in Bulgaria’s capital city marked ...

75 years on, Bulgaria deeply divided over Soviet army invasion

September 9, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Some laid flowers in honour of the Soviet soldiers and others laid flowers in memory of the victims of communism. On September 9 2019, interpretations ...

Central Synagogue in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia celebrating 110 years since inauguration

September 8, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

September 9 marks the 110th anniversary of Sofia Central Synagogue, the building that is the spiritual home of the Bulgarian Jewish community in the c ...

  • Bulgaria and the Holocaust: The struggle for truth
    July 16, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It is a battle for historical truth, a battle against fake news, a battle against Holocaust distortion, and it is far from over. A battle provoked, in part, by a […]