A piece of frieze on the visor broke of the National Library "St. St. Cyril and Methodius "in the capital. The debris has fallen in front of the building, luckily no one was injured, reports Bgnes.
The incident happened around noon. Fire and police teams were sent to the site, and the area was cut off.
President Rumen Radev was received by Pope Francis, as traditionally each year the head of the Roman Catholic Church gives audience to Bulgarian representatives due to the Day of Slavonic Alphabet and Culture, reported BNR.
Radev gifted to the Pope with an icon of the Holy Brothers St. St. Cyril and Methoius who are also patrons of Europe for the Catholic Church.
On May 11th, is the church feast day of Holy brothers, Saint Cyril and Saint Methodius.
The two brothers are known also as the Apostles of the Slavs. In 862-863 Constantine Cyril the Philosopher created the oldest Old-Bulgarian alphabet "The Glagolitsa alphabet" which is supposed to had given a start the holy deals of the Apostles.