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Bulgaria's National Security Agency to Open Counter-Terrorism Unit

Politics » DOMESTIC | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 15:01| Views: 1348 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria's National Security Agency to Open Counter-Terrorism Unit Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev, photo by BGNES

A counter-terrorism center will be opened as a unit of Bulgaria's State Agency for National Security (DANS) very soon, according to Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev.

Speaking Wednesday during a government sitting in Burgas, Yovchev explained that a Bulgarian team was to go the US in May for training and exchange of experience in the sphere.

Yovchev, as cited by Darik radio, explained that the new counter-terrorism unit would function round the clock.

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