Forced population migrating to Turkey in 1989


0-15 years old


16-65 years old


66+ years old




November 18, 2019

Forced migration out of Bulgaria in 4 questions

It has been 30 years since the communist regime, which had been in power in Bulgaria for 45 years, launched an assimilation campaign against Turks and […]
November 18, 2019

Every migration is for hope even in war…

But during their forced migration in 1989, Bulgarian Turks were asked to pack their memories, histories, neighbors, and friends into a suitcase and leave without a […]
October 9, 2019

‘It is not possible to delete Muslim Turkish identity from the Balkans’

The President for Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB) Mr. Abdullah Eren said; “Balkans are one of the most important geographies where Muslim Turks impressed their […]
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