This is Ralitsa Vassileva's
Bulgarian Web page
of the very few interviews with her, published Jan 2, 1995. It was
taken by Veni
In 1990, Vassileva participated in the CNN World Report International Professional
Program - a professional internship for contributing broadcasters. While
in Atlanta, she co-anchored the program with regular anchor Ralph Wenge.
This led to a permanent anchoring position with World Report.
|Ralitsa Vassileva is an anchor for CNN International (CNNI). Based
in CNNI's Atlanta headquarters, Vassileva anchors "World News."
Before assuming her position at CNNI, Vassileva anchored for Bulgarian
Television. In just two months as a national Bulgarian news anchor, she
became the country's second highest rated anchor. Vassileva joined Bulgarian
Television in 1988 as an English-language reporter preparing CNN
World Report stories and became a reporter for the country's domestic
broadcasts in 1989.
Prior to joining Bulgarian Television, Vassileva worked in the English
section of Radio Sofia as an English announcer, translator, and reporter.
Vassileva was born in Sofia, Bulgaria and attended several English
language schools while growing up. She graduated from Sofia University
with a major in English language and literature and a minor in Bulgarian
language and literature.
If you want, you can visit also her home page in Germany. (plenty of pictures there)
or just see some of her pictures at her album here.