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An American Jewish Committee delegation headed by Committee Executive Director David Harris arrives in Bulgaria on Sunday, the organization of the Jews in Bulgaria Shalom announced. The delegation arrives to take part in the Summer University of the European Jewish Students’ Union, which takes place in Eastern Europe for the first time.
On Sunday evening David Harris will be conferred the biggest award of the Bulgarian Jewish community “Shofar” for the contribution to the development of the relation between the organization of the Jews in Bulgaria Shalom and American Jewish Committee.
On August 24, Tuesday, Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov will award David Harris a Madara Rider order for the contribution to the development of the Bulgarian-U.S. ties.