“I am strictly against a European Superstate!” Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, told a press conference earlier this year. However, some of the Commission’s recent political initiatives make his claim seem insincere. Currently, the European Union (EU) is a free market block which has no right to prosecute, arrest or punish individuals and […]
Marin Guentchev received his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Vienna, Austria. From 2001 to 2004 he went on to become a Visiting Fellow at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Until April 2016 he was Head of the Dept of Neurosurgery, St. Anna University Hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria. Currently he is founder and owner of Trinity Medical Center in Sofia, Bulgaria and is Junior Professor (Privatdozent) for neurosurgery at the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
In early 1943, pressured by Nazi Germany, the Bulgarian government agreed to secretly deport its 48,000 Jews to Nazi death camps. After fierce resistance from the Bulgarian Orthodox Church and Bulgarian society, however, the deportation was canceled. Bulgarians themselves, for centuries subjected to forced Islamization and ethnic cleansing by the Ottoman Empire, intuitively recognized the […]