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Varna City Hall Sacks Interim Mayor

The tensions in Bulgaria's Black Sea City of Varna have escalated Monday after the dismissal of interim Mayor Hristo Bozov.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2013, Monday // 12:21 | Viewed: 1033

Bulgaria Chief Prosecutor: I Can't Believe This Is Happening!

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has expressed his dismay at the latest developments in the wiretapping scandal shaking the country.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2013, Monday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1084

'Watergate'-Discredited Bulgarian Prosecutor Files Total Resignation

Resigned Sofia City Prosecutor Nikolay Kokinov has also filed a resignation from his position as a prosecutor, said Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2013, Monday // 10:16 | Viewed: 703

Bulgarian Chief Investigator: 'No Good Guys' in Snooping Scandal

Boyko Naydenov, Chief of Bulgaria’s National Investigative Services, has criticized everyone involved in the latest wiretapped recording that stirred a massive scandal in the country.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2013, Sunday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1574

Bulgarian President Calls for Full Criminal Probe in Spy Leaks

Bulgarian President, Rosen Plevneliev, declared Saturday he was sick and tired of bugs and special surveillance devices.

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2013, Saturday // 14:08 | Viewed: 1312

Bulgaria's Embattled Ex Top Cop Denies again Spying Claims

Bulgaria's former Interior Minister in the GERB Cabinet, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, once again firmly denied involvement in illegal spying of politicians.

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2013, Saturday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1118

Bulgaria's Embattled Ex Agriculture Minister 'Behind Most Scandalous Watergate Recordings'

The recordings in the latest developments of Bulgaria’s ‘'watergate' scandal are authentic and there is no doubt about it, an outspoken and fiery opposition leader has stated.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 18:07 | Viewed: 1343

Sofia City Prosecutor Resigns after Scandalous Wiretap Leak

Nikolay Kokinov has resigned from the post of Sofia City Prosecutor amid a huge wiretapping scandal.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1455

Bulgaria Rightist Ex-PM Kostov: 'Watergate' Spells Borisov’s Death

The 'watergate' scandal has dealt a deadly blow to former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his party, argues rightist party chair Ivan Kostov.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 16:49 | Viewed: 1836

Chief Investigator: Crime Abounds in Bulgaria

The Chief of the National Investigative Services and former interim Chief Prosecutor, Boyko Naydenov, says that there are limits for everyone in communicating with politicians regardless of their own post.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1154

Calls for Prosecuting Bulgaria's Ex PM Gain Momentum after 'Watergate' Shock

Bulgaria’s former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov should face prosecution, rather than elections, opposition parties have said after the so-called 'watergate' scandal sent new shockwaves in the country.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1481

Ex Bulgarian PM Unperturbed by Scandalous Recording

Unproven slander such as recordings and flash disks cannot do anything against me, said former Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 7540

Transcript of Fresh Wiretaps Leaked in Bulgarian Media

Below is the entire letter sent anonymously to Bulgarian media by an alleged employee of the police's special technical directorate, SDOTO, and a full transcript of the illegal recoding of two senior politicians and a magistrate.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 13:20 | Viewed: 5255

Senior Officials Wiretaps Leak in Bulgarian Media Again, 'Watergate' Gains Speed

Several media offices have received anonymously Friday morning a fresh batch of scandalous special surveillance devices recordings, involving top politicians and magistrates.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1765

Bulgarian Ex GERB MP: Tsvetanov Bragged about Spying

Former Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, had never been hiding he had been spying on many, including from his own GERB party, and even bragged about it.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2013, Friday // 09:44 | Viewed: 826

Bulgaria's Ex Agri Min's Wiretapping Tip Gets Him Expelled from Ex Ruling Party

Bulgaria's center-right party GERB terminated the party membership of former Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov shortly after he accused former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov of illegal wiretapping of ministers of the previous government.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 19:23 | Viewed: 1311

President Plevneliev Attends Sod-Turning Ceremony for Sofia Subway Section

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev and Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova attended Thursday the sod-turning ceremony for a subway section connecting the Mladost 1 residential district to the Business Park Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1088

Defense Advisor of Bulgaria President Resigns

Vasil Marinov, Defense and Security Advisor of Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, has filed his resignation.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 17:31 | Viewed: 1059

Life of Ex-Bulgarian Minister 'In Danger' after Wiretapping Revelation

There is an actual danger for the life and well-being of former Bulgarian Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov, according to the Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1013

Ex Bulgarian PM Voices Unwavering Faith in Embattled Deputy

The leader of GERB and former Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, declared Thursday he was not going to ask the resignation of his former Deputy and Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, over allegations the latter has been illegally spying on senior politicia

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 15:38 | Viewed: 796

Bulgarian Ex-EconMin Confirms: GERB Cabinet Was Wiretapped

Former Bulgarian Economy Minister Traicho Traikov has confirmed the claim made by former Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov that the members of the center-right GERB Cabinet (2009-2013) were subjected to wiretapping.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1187
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