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Celebrating the 130th anniversary of the Leberation of Plovdiv

Celebrating the 130th anniversary of the Leberation of Plovdiv

1/16/2008 1:18:40 PM

Today our city is going to celebrate the 130th anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule, with an official ceremony in front of Captain Burago's monument in the Central park of Plovdiv (Tsar Simeon's Garden), at 11.30 am. A speech will be held by the Plovdiv Municipal Council Chairman, Yordan Kyumyurdzhiev.

 

Floral tributes will be laid by the Regional Manager, Todor Petkov, and the Plovdiv Mayor, Slavcho Atanassov, the commandment of 68th "Special Forces" Brigade, the 24th aviation base Kroumovo, representatives of the Bulgarian church, political and public organizations.


Photo: plovdivcityguide.com

 

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