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Bulgaria Sees Second Day of Protests against New 'FBI' Head, Govt

New protest rallies took place on Saturday evening in Bulgaria against the election of a controversial young MP as security chief even though he claims he is ready to step down.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 20:35 | Viewed: 3333

Pressure Piles on Bulgaria’s Socialist Leader to Quit

Bulgaria’s Socialist party members have launched a sign-up in a bid to topple their leader following the surprise appointment of a controversial new head of the national security agency.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 18:50 | Viewed: 1645

Bulgaria’s PM Praises New FBI Head Readiness to Step Down

Bulgaria’s prime minister has hinted he is ready to nominate new head of the country’s security agency amid countrywide protests.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 18:17 | Viewed: 2340

Bulgaria Protesters Undetered by New Security Head Promises

New protest rallies are planned Saturday evening in Bulgaria against the election of a controversial young MP as security chief even though he claims he is ready to step down.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2499

Bulgaria Right Wing Wants Govt Out over 'Shocking FBI Head' Election

The right-wing Democrats for Strong Bulgaria, DSB, has called on the recently elected government to resign a day after it pushed through the election of a controversial MP for national security chief.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1299

Bulgaria Socialist Leader Snubs Calls for Resignation over 'FBI' Furor - Report

Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergey Stanishev has ruled out quitting his post over the furor that the election of controversial media mogul Delyan Peevski for new security chief triggered, reports say.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1471

Media Mogul 'Ready' to Forgo Heading Bulgarian 'FBI'

Controversial businessman and MP Delyan Peevski has sent a letter to all media in Bulgaria to announce he was ready to withdraw from the post of Head of Bulgaria's State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 14:15 | Viewed: 10191

Outraged Bulgarians to Stage New Rally against 'FBI' Head Election

New protest rallies are planned in Bulgaria against the election of controversial businessman Delyan Peevski as the new head of Bulgaria's State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2013, Saturday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1794

Thousands Rally in Bulgaria against Election of Shady Mogul for 'FBI' Head

The election of controversial businessman Delyan Peevski as the new head of Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (DANS) has stirred outrage in Bulgaria, triggering protests in major cities.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 19:21 | Viewed: 6864

US Embassy Not Consulted over Bulgaria’s New Security Chief

The US Embassy in Sofia said it has not been approached for consultations over the appointment of Bulgaria’s new security chief.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 17:23 | Viewed: 5308

Bulgarian President Slams Controversial Election of National Security Chief

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has strongly criticized the country’s Socialist-led government after the election of controversial media mogul Delyan Peevski as head of the State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 16:03 | Viewed: 6915

Bulgarian Right Wing Joins Rally against 'Shocking' Election of National Security Chief

The right-wing Democrats for Strong Bulgaria, DSB, are calling Friday on all members, supporters and followers, to join the protest rally against the election of a controversial MP for national security chief.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1811

Bulgarian Ex-EU Commissioner Slams Election of National Security Chief

The party of former Bulgarian European Commissioner Meglena Kuneva has strongly criticized the election of murky media mogul Delyan Peevski as the head of the country’s State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1151

Bulgaria's Ethnic Turkish Leader Pledges Full 'FBI' Control

The former rulers from GERB are hysterical as they see they have no future, according to Lyutvi Mestan, leader of Bulgaria's liberal ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS).

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 13:23 | Viewed: 926

Outraged 'Protesting' Bulgarians Walk out of Talks with PM

Representatives of Bulgarians, who staged mass protest rallies at the end of the winter against poverty, stagnation, and corruption, left in outrage their meeting with Prime Minister, Plamen Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1265

Bulgarian PM, PES Leader Threatened MPs into Electing Controversial Mogul - Report

Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergey Stanishev reportedly warned his MPs that the Socialist-led government’s rule would be over if they did not support the nomination of controversial media mogul Delyan Peevski for new head of the State Agency for Nati

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 12:44 | Viewed: 1400

Bulgaria's GERB Sets Course for Snap Elections, New Constitution

The Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB) party is taking now a firm course for early elections and Grand National Assembly.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 12:21 | Viewed: 1753

Election of National Security Head Triggers Rift in Bulgarian Socialists

Key Bulgarian Socialist Party MP Georgi Kadiev has expressed his outrage over the election of murky businessman Delyan Peevski as the new head of Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1074

Bulgarians to Rally against Shocking Election of Shady Mogul for ‘FBI’ Head

The election of murky businessman Delyan Peevski as the new head of Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (DANS) has stirred outrage in Bulgaria, with over 6000 joining a Facebook page calling for protests against the election in just over an hour

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1079

New 'FBI' Head Vows to Work for Bulgaria's Interests

Delyan Peevski, the new Head of Bulgaria's National Security Agency, DANS, pledged Friday to work only for the interests of the State.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 11:22 | Viewed: 950

Bulgarian President Skips Danube Bridge Launch over Shocking Election of 'FBI' Head

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has canceled his participation in the inauguration of the second Danube Bridge linking Bulgaria and Romania after the Parliament shockingly elected shady mogul Delyan Peevski as the new head of the State Agency for Nat

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2013, Friday // 11:14 | Viewed: 998
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