In the name of the ruby star:
Between 20,000 and 30,000 people were killed without trial and conviction after the Communist coup in the autumn of 1944
In the political processes between December 1944 and April 1945, 2850 death sentences were pronounced. Among the sentenced to death are three regents, 22 ministers, 8 royal advisers, 67 deputies, 47 generals and colonels.
1305 people have been sentenced to life imprisonment, and 4312 are sentenced in prison.
28 530 people have gone through the labor camps between 1945 and 1962.
Over 5,000 families have been expelled from Sofia and the big cities until 1950.
And more and more…