Author: Rossen Vassilev

Rossen V. Vassilev was a diplomat with the Bulgarian Mission to the United Nations in New York City (1980-1988). He is currently a lecturer in political science at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.

The Rescue of Bulgaria's Jews in World War II

On February 13, 1998, Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov accepted on behalf of his ex-Communist nation the Courage to Care Award, which the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) had bestowed upon Bulgaria in recognition of the heroism of its people in saving Bulgarian Jews during World War II.