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Bulgaria Security Council to Discuss Opposition Leader Assassination Attempt

Bulgaria's Consultative Council on National Security will disuss at its next sitting Saturday's failed assassination attempt against opposition Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Ahmed Dogan.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 19:51 | Viewed: 2340

Bulgaria Socalists 'Appalled' by Opposition Leader Assassination Attempt

The opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party have issued a statement of strong condemnation of Saturday's assassination attempt against Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Ahmed Dogan.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 19:25 | Viewed: 6205

Bulgarian Right-Winger Condemns Attack against Key Politician

Ivan Kostov, leader of the right-wing Democrats for Strong Bulgaria party, has denounced Saturday's gun attack against Ahmed Dogan, leader of the ethnic Turkish Movement for Rights and Freedoms.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1501

Bulgaria's Ruling GERB Condemn Attack against Opposition Leader

Bulgaria's ruling centrist-right GERB party has condemned Saturday's armed assault against Ahmed Dogan, leader of the oppositional Movement for Rights and Freedoms party.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2526

Bulgarian President Denounces Attempt against Key Politician

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has resolutely denounced Saturday's assassination attempt against Movement for Rights and Freedoms party leader Ahmed Dogan.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 17:12 | Viewed: 3182

Bulgaria's Ethnic Turkish Leader Resigns after Surviving Attempt on His Life

Ahmed Dogan, founder and leader of the Bulgarian ethnic Turkish party DPS (Movement for Rights and Freedoms), resigned his post as party chairman four hours after an attempt was made on his life.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 17:11 | Viewed: 4029

Assaulted Dogan Returns to Turkish-Bulgarian Party Conference

Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Ahmed Dogan has returned to the party conference after an unsuccessful attempt on his life.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 16:43 | Viewed: 869

Prosecutor: Assaulter of Turkish-Bulgarian Leader Was Badly Beaten

The assaulter who attempted to kill Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms party Ahmed Dogan was beaten into "bad shape", according to prosecutor Nikolay Kokinov.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 16:38 | Viewed: 2960

Bulgarian Nationalist Leader: Assault Will Consolidate Turkish Party

The assassination attempt against Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Ahmed Dogan has been made possible by the gross negligence of security officers, according to nationalist Ataka party leader Volen Siderov.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1656

Bulgarian Ex-EU Commissioner Shocked by Assault against Dogan

Former Bulgarian European Commissioner Meglena Kuneva has condemned the assault against Ahmed Dogan, leader of Bulgaria's centrist Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) party.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 15:50 | Viewed: 877

Who Is Who: Assaulted Bulgarian Ethnic Turkish Leader Ahmed Dogan

An unsuccessful attempt was made on the life of Ahmed Dogan, founder and leader of Bulgaria's ethnic Turkish party DPS (Movement for Rights and Freedoms), on Saturday, January 19, 2013, during a party conference in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 14:59 | Viewed: 5880

Assaulted Turkish-Bulgarian Leader Was about to Resign

Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Ahmed Dogan was going to announce his resignation in the speech interrupted by an unsuccessful assassination attempt Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1207

Turkish-Bulgarian Party Congress Halted after Assault on Leader

The hall in which Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms party was having its national congress has been evacuated by police after the assassiation attempt against leader Ahmed Dogan.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 14:37 | Viewed: 738

Assault on Leader Is Assault against Bulgaria's Turks - Vice-Chair

The assault against Movement of Rights and Freedoms chair Ahmed Dogan is an assault agains all the supporters of the party, stated vice-chair Lyutvi Mestan.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 14:04 | Viewed: 1751

Assaulted Turkish-Bulgarian Leader: Congress Will Be Remembered

Saturday's 8th national congress of the Movement of Rights and Freedoms party will be long remembered, stated leader Ahmed Dogan, just before being assaulted.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 13:42 | Viewed: 998

Man Points Gun, Fails to Shoot Turkish-Bulgarian Leader Dogan

The man who attacked Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms party leader Ahmed Dogan pointed a hand gun right at his face, but failed to shoot him.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 13:01 | Viewed: 3330

Man 'Lynched' after Assaulting Turkish-Bulgarian Leader

Delegates of Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms party have mercilessly assaulted the attacker who pointed a hand gun at their leader Ahmed Dogan during the party congress Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 12:51 | Viewed: 878

Turkish-Bulgarian Leader Dogan Safe after Assault

Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedoms party leader Ahmed Dogan has not been harmed during the assault on his person at the party's national convention Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1169

Dogan Rumored to Step Down as Turkish-Bulgarian Party Elects Leader

Bulgaria's liberal Movement for Rights and Freedoms party is convening at an important national conference Saturday, on which they will elect a leader.

Politics » Domestic | January 19, 2013, Saturday // 11:18 | Viewed: 1283

Bulgarian Judges Accuse Interior Minister of Attempting to Intimidate Magistrates

The Bulgarian Judges Association (BJA) has yet again accused Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov of inadmissible intervention in the work of the judiciary.

Politics » Domestic | January 18, 2013, Friday // 20:15 | Viewed: 964

Bulgaria Appoints 2 New Deputy Chief Prosecutors

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council approved on Thursday the appointment of Deputy Chief Prosecutors Borislav Sarafov and Penka Bogdanova.

Politics » Domestic | January 17, 2013, Thursday // 14:47 | Viewed: 983
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