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The Bulgarian King as Mephistopheles

26 March 2002 SOFIA, 20 March (Dnevnik)–Faust: “Who are you?” Mephistopheles: “I’m part of that force that would do evil evermore, and yet creates the good.” [Goethe’s Faust] A year has passed since the former Bulgarian king, Simeon Saxecoburggotski, first entered politics. Thinking back over what has happened since 6 April 2001, this sentence of […]