Society | July 18, 2002, Thursday // 00:00

Bulgaria celebrated July 18 the 165th anniversary of the birth of Vasil Levski, the Apostle of freedom. Vasil Levski is an exceptional personality in Bulgarian history and he will always live in the memory of every Bulgarian as a symbol of all that is sublime, Parliamentary speaker Ognyan Gerdhzikov said in his address at the celebration on the occasion of the anniversary in Sofia. It was organized by a special committee named after the Apostle. Wreathes were laid on behalf of the Council of Ministers, the Ministry of Defense, the Municipal Council of Sofia, and the mayor of Sofia as well.

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