Jaffa Street, Jerusalem 521.
(photo credit: Shmuel Bar-Am)
Most Israelis are familiar with the tragic story of Raoul Wallenberg. A Swedish
diplomat who saved over 100,000 Jews during the Holocaust, he was arrested by
the Russians in 1945 and was never heard from again.Far less well-known
is Dimitar Peshev, who – along with the Bulgarian Church and a few other
Righteous Among the Nations – is credited with saving all 50,000 of Bulgaria’s
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