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Bulgarian PM: Predecessor Borisov Is 'Victimized' by Wiretapping

Caretaker Bulgarian PM Marin Raykov has refused to comment his predecessor Boyko Borisov's behavior in a recently leaked controversial recorded conversation, which according to him is unfair to the ex PM.

Politics » Domestic | April 30, 2013, Tuesday // 12:58 | Viewed: 934

PM: Wiretapping Probe Shows Working Bulgarian Democracy

Political actors are trying to reap dividends from flaring the ongoing wiretapping scandal in Bulgaria, while institutions are resolutely doing their job, stated Bulgaria's caretaker PM Marin Raykov.

Politics » Domestic | April 30, 2013, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 754

Bulgarian Cabinet to Brave It, Voice Position on Wiretapping

Bulgarian caretaker PM Marin Raykov and Interior Minister Gen Petya Parvanova are expected Tuesday to reveal their position to a recently leaked scandalous conversation among present and past senior state officials.

Politics » Domestic | April 30, 2013, Tuesday // 08:44 | Viewed: 826

Judicial Council OKs Resignation of Sofia City Prosecutor

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has dismissed Nikolay Kokinov from the post of Sofia City Prosecutor.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2013, Monday // 18:10 | Viewed: 824

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: 1043

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: 1094

'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: 709

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: 1594

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: 1321

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: 1139

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: 1362

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: 1457

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: 1844

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: 1168

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: 1487

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: 7547

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: 5279

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: 1766

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: 828

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: 1322

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: 1112
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