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#IMRO, #Skopjes #Secret #Bulgarian #Army composed by around 150 000 🇧🇬Komitadjis.
This map show the most important of these 🇧🇬Komitadjis
Looking on this map we can see many 🇧🇬officers.
This is something that the government in Skopje don't want you to know. Image
2/Poster of most important members of IMRO and SMAC between 1893 and 1913

The organization was founded in 1893 in Ottoman Thessaloniki by a small band of anti-Ottoman Bulgarian revolutionaries who considered Makedonia an indivisible territory and claimed Image
3/all of its inhabitants "Makedonians", no matter their religion or ethnicity.
In practice, IMRO was established by Bulgarians and most of their followers were Bulgarians.

The organization was a secret revolutionary society operating in the late 19th and Image
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Tonight, #Bulgarians watched the @TheBookerPrizes the way most people watch football – and I don't know if there are many a people who could boast that about literature. Time Shelter, by @Gospodinov68 translated by Angela Rodel @rodel_angela won the award. 1/
The International Booker win is important for #Bulgaria because this is the first time in history that the country has been nominated for any major award. Bulgarians, often described as people on Europe's periphery and a media cliché by this point, long to be noticed. 2/
.@Gospodinov68 has talked about coming to peace with being Bulgarian, about acceptance of one's national origin, because Bulgaria is a country deeply wounded by successive dictatorships and persistent corruption, haunted by its past and ashamed of its present. 3/
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#Syrian community in #Sofia show solidarity with their homeland
#Syrian students, members of the Syrian & Arab community in #Bulgarian held a gathering in the center of the Bulgarian capital of #Sofia to show solidarity with their homeland, showing readiness to provide everything necessary to ease suffering of the earthquake-affected people.
A powerful earthquake hit northern areas of #Syrian in February 6th,2023.

Participants in the solidarity stand pledged to exert every possible effort to provide aid and send and offer what is needed to the disaster regions.
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#ISCAP (#ISIS - Central Africa) released a new video.
It mostly features footages from Democratic Republic of #Congo (#DRC) & shows some of their weapons.

First; rather rare FN FNC and South Korean Daewoo K2 assault rifles can be seen. Both chambered in 5.56x45mm.

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Additionally large quantity of AKM and Type 56 rifles, Bulgarian Arsenal AR rifle, RPG-7 & Type 69 RPG Launchers with PG-7V/Type 69-1 and OG-7V projectiles are frequently used by the militants.

A Chinese Type 85 HMG appears as well.

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Besides the noted weapons above; 7.62x54mmR General-Purpose Machine Guns are also quite common among the militants. The video shows PK/Type 80 machine guns along with a #Bulgarian 🇧🇬 Arsenal MG-1M machine gun.

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🧵 [1] ALERT: Kremlin-controlled #Gazprom informed #Polish & #Bulgarian officials that it suspended natural gas deliveries to both countries, once again demonstrating how #Moscow continues to weaponize energy against Europe.

👇Details below & in thread👇…
[2] 👀 First, the latest flow rates reported by the EU @ENTSOG natural gas network flow transparency portal. According to ENTSOG, Gazprom physical flows at the Kondratki entry point to the Yamal transmission pipeline at the Poland-Belarus border is near zero:
[3] 👀 Meanwhile, @ENTSOG shows the gas flows across at Strandzha-2 interconnector, the entry point of Gazprom’s #TurkStream2 pipeline to the Bulgarian gas transmission system operated by #Bulgartransgaz sharply decreasing in last few days:
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The previously mentioned Mikhail Podolyak was quick to use the #Bucha "massacre" to ask for more weapons
It's worth noting that the Rus Army left the town on Mar 30,,,,4 days ago but footage appeared only today
#UAV footage of a strike on a Ukr target during the battle for #Izum at the end of March
#LPR Artillery....some awards given to distinguished crews
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Mighty Sovereigns Of Ottoman Throne : Sultan Murad I

By Ekrem Buğra Ekinci

👆🏻 widely used illustration painted by court painter Konstantin Kapıdağlı in the early 19th century shows Sultan Murad I , the 3rd ruler of Ottoman beylik that turned into an empire .

👆🏻👉🏻📸 Credits : Büşra Öztürk - Daily Sabah
While his predecessor , Osman & Orhan ghazis , had gathered a nation & created a state , Sultan Murad I improved his lands , making a prosperous country from it for all citizens .
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🕵️Numerous countries have detected intelligence officers under the disguise of #Russian diplomatic staff in 2020-2021, look at our infographic to find out which and read below to learn more about the most recent cases:
🇨🇿 In April 2021, The #Czech Republic expelled 18 Russian diplomats, which it deemed were intelligence agents, after it accused Russia of organizing the explosions at the ammunition depot in the #Vrbětice complex back in 2014.
🇮🇹 A #Russian diplomat involved in receiving classified documents from an #Italian naval captain in exchange for money and his superior were expelled by #Italy in March 2021. The files passed on by the naval officer allegedly included documents on #NATO.
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In #Bulgaria, Czech Republic-based investment company PPF Group, controlled by Petr Kellner, will acquire bTV, bTV Cinema, bTV Comedy, bTV Action, bTV Lady and Ring.
Quick look back in time because the past two years saw interesting developments that provoke thoughts about drivers and motivations behind what is going on in #Bulgaria and its media markets, in particular:
1. Beginning of January 2019. Sweden's MTG terminated agreement to sell #Bulgarian unit Nova Broadcasting Group to Czech PPF after #Bulgaria watchdog blocked deal with extremely controversial ruling. 11 Jan 2019, sale process was reopened.
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BREAKING: #USSRoosevelt departs the Black Sea heading to the #Mediterranean Sea after completing a successful patrol in support of & with our @NATO Allies & partners in the region 🇺🇦 🇬🇪 🇷🇴 🇹🇷 🇧🇬 !

@USNavy vessels routinely conduct patrols & training in the #BlackSea.
The ship’s operations in the #BlackSea strengthens interoperability among #NATO allies and partners and demonstrate collective resolve to Black Sea security under #OperationAtlanticResolve.

Full Story here:…
During their time in the #BlackSea, 🇺🇸 #Roosevelt worked with our @NATO Ally 🇧🇬 #Bulgarian naval ships 🇧🇬 BGS Smeli (FFG 11) & 🇧🇬 BGS Tsibat (HMC 32) during a passing exercise on Sept. 28!
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Today, @USNavy 🇺🇸 forces conducted maneuvering & air defense exercises with @NATO allies #Bulgarian 🇧🇬, #Romanian 🇷🇴, #Turkish 🇹🇷 counterparts in the #BlackSea.

#OpenforBusiness #PowerForPeace… ImageImageImageImage
🇷🇴 RDML Mihai Panait, #Romanian Fleet Commander said, “Constant & consistent presence of @NATO ships in the #BlackSea, boosts our demonstration to maintain a safe & open Black Sea. The #Romanian-#American cooperation becomes a tradition for naval diplomacy....”
“It’s been a pleasure operating alongside our #NATO Allies in the #BlackSea while demonstrating our commitment to stability & security in the region,” said CDR Trent, CO of #USSPorter. “It’s important to have these opportunities to train alongside our partners....”
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Around 3000 BCE in eastern #Europe, a Proto-Balto-Slavic #language started to diverge from #ProtoIndoEuropean.

The #Slavic branch of the #IndoEuropean #languages began about 2,000 years later when Proto-Slavic deviated from Proto-Balto-Slavic.

[Image:…] Source: The Indo-European L...
As the #Slavic-speaking area expanded during the first millennium CE (striped area on map), Proto-Slavic transitioned to Common Slavic. The #language underwent minor changes that occurred mostly uniformly across eastern #Europe, thereby maintaining mutual intelligibility. A map of eastern Europe sho...
Around the year 1000 CE #CommonSlavic began to split into the South, West, and East branches to which all modern #Slavic #languages belong.

Roughly 315m people speak a Slavic #language, mostly in Eastern #Europe (including the #Balkan peninsula), #CentralAsia, and #Siberia. A map of Europe highlightin...
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24. Holocaust in Yemen caused by US, France, UK, Saudi Arabia, UAEmirates, Israel, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Senegal, Sudan, Qatar, Morocco, Canada, Australia, Germany
#Yemen #CrimesAgainstHumanity #WarCrime #Holocaust #YemenCantWait #YemenHolocaust #WorldHypocrisy
1-20. Holocaust in Yemen caused by US, France, UK, Saudi Arabia, UAEmirates, Israel, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Senegal, Sudan, Qatar, Morocco, Canada, Australia, Germany 🤨👇🏼…
21. Holocaust in Yemen caused by US, France, UK, Saudi Arabia, UAEmirates, Israel, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Senegal, Sudan, Qatar, Morocco, Canada, Australia, Germany 🤨👇🏼…
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