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  • Strangers to hate crimes, Bulgarian Jews reeling from Burgas bombing

    July 19, 2012 | 4:03 pm

    Until this week, leaders of Bulgaria’s small, generally placid Jewish community said felt untouched by hate crimes or terrorism.

    But after Wednesday’s apparent suicide bombing of a bus carrying Israeli tourists in the Black Sea city of Borgas, Jews in the country are speaking of...

  • Israel names five victims of Bulgaria terror attack

    July 19, 2012 | 3:23 pm

    The names of the five Israelis killed in a suicide bombing in Bulgaria were released Thursday, after Israeli authorities had confirmed their identification and informed the families.

    The names of those killed are Maor Harush, 24, and Elior Price, 25, from Acre; Itzik Kolangi, 28,...

  • Obama condemns deadly bus attack on Israelis in Bulgaria

    July 18, 2012 | 1:52 pm

    President Barack Obama strongly condemned an attack on Wednesday that killed at least four Israeli tourists in an explosion on a bus outside a Bulgarian airport.

    “The United States will stand with our allies, and provide whatever assistance is necessary to identify and bring to justice the perpetrators of this attack,” Obama said in a statement, calling the attack “completely outrageous.”

    Reporting By Alister Bull; Editing by Sandra Maler