12/12/2019 12/12/2019   The northern Bulgaria city of Pleven this week celebrated the 142nd anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule, and specifically the day when the then Metropolitan of Pleven Ignatius held a memorial service in the courtyard of the St, George the Conqueror Chapel. The Chapel today serves as a mausoleum for the Russian and...
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Pleven commemorates anniversary of liberation from Ottoman rule

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Pleven commemorates anniversary of liberation from Ottoman rule

 

The northern Bulgaria city of Pleven this week celebrated the 142nd anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule, and specifically the day when the then Metropolitan of Pleven Ignatius held a memorial service in the courtyard of the St, George the Conqueror Chapel. The Chapel today serves as a mausoleum for the Russian and Romanian soldiers that died during the months-long siege of Pleven in 1877.

 

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