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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: 2962

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: 879

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: 5882

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: 1753

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: 985

Bulgarian Media Mentioned PM over 8000 Times in 2012

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov remained the most omnipresent politician in the country's media in 2012, with his name being mentioned in a total of 8031 articles, according to a survey.

Politics » Domestic | January 17, 2013, Thursday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1163

Tsatsarov Urges Bulgaria Not to Abuse Prosecutor's Office

Bulgaria's newly elected Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has called upon citizens and politicians not to "abuse" the Chief Prosecutor's Office by overloading it with work.

Politics » Domestic | January 17, 2013, Thursday // 11:30 | Viewed: 876

Bulgaria's Deputy Minister of Transport, ICT Quits Govt

One of Bulgaria's Deputy Ministers of Transport and ICT Kamen Kichev has requested to be dismissed from the Cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2013, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1346

Bulgarian Far-Right Leader Accused of Assaulting Journalist

A Bulgarian journalist has claimed that Volen Siderov, the notorious leader of far-right party Ataka (Attack), kicked him in the party's parliamentary office.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2013, Wednesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1109

Bulgarian PM Endorses 2nd Gondola Lift in Bansko

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has declared his support for the potential construction of a second gondola lift in the mountain resort of Bansko.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2013, Wednesday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1868

Bulgaria to Probe Lack of Violations in Dunes Gate

The probe in the administrative procedure to exclude lands on the Black sea coast from protected status and to sell them had not established administrative violations, according to Bulgarian Agriculture Minister, Miroslav Naydenov.

Politics » Domestic | January 15, 2013, Tuesday // 18:11 | Viewed: 1011
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