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Bulgaria remembers victims of communist regime

Agence France Presse reports:

Bulgaria observed for the first time a day of remembrance for the victims of the country's 45-year communist regime on the anniversary of the first killings on February 1, 1945.

Between December 1944 and April 1945, the self-proclaimed People's Court set up by the newly established communist regime ordered the killing of a total of 2,730 Bulgarians.