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Bulgaria: Whether the Orthodox Churches of the Bulgarian Patriarchate indicated the ethnicity of parents in baptismal registers in the early 1960s and, if so, whether the ethnicity of the parents would be indicated in a baptismal certificate issued in the Eparchy of Nevrokop in the early 1990s that referred to a baptism in the early 1960s

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 June 1999
Citation / Document Symbol BGR31895.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Bulgaria: Whether the Orthodox Churches of the Bulgarian Patriarchate indicated the ethnicity of parents in baptismal registers in the early 1960s and, if so, whether the ethnicity of the parents would be indicated in a baptismal certificate issued in the Eparchy of Nevrokop in the early 1990s that referred to a baptism in the early 1960s, 1 June 1999, BGR31895.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ab053c.html [accessed 11 December 2017]
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No information on whether the Orthodox Churches of the Bulgarian Patriarchate indicated the ethnicity of parents in baptismal registers in the early 1960s could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Electronic sources: IRB databases, Internet, REFWORLD, WNC.

Unsuccessful attempts to contact oral sources.

Copyright notice: This document is published with the permission of the copyright holder and producer Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). The original version of this document may be found on the offical website of the IRB at http://www.irb-cisr.gc.ca/en/. Documents earlier than 2003 may be found only on Refworld.

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