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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: 1845

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: 5281

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

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: 1061

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: 1020

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: 804

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: 1189

Bulgaria Names New Head of Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office

Hristo Dinev has been elected by Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council as the new administrative director of the Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 14:04 | Viewed: 732

Ex Bulgarian AgriMin Placed under Security Watch

Security guards have been provided for Miroslav Naydenov, former Agriculture Minister in the Cabinet of the Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 753

Bulgarian President Unperturbed by Prospect of Being Spied on

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has declared that he is unperturbed by the allegations that he may have been among the officials spied on by former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov (2009-2013).

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 929

Ex AgriMin Exposes Shocking Mass Spying in Bulgaria

Miroslav Naydenov, former Agriculture Minister in the Cabinet of the Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB, says he has been illegally spied on ever since he took office.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2013, Thursday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1514

Bulgarian Socialist Leader Summoned for Questioning over Illegal Wiretapping Scandal

Sergey Stanishev, leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), has been summoned to the Specialized Prosecutor's Office for a questioning relating to the tip-off he submitted in end-March about illegal wiretapping.

Politics » Domestic | April 24, 2013, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 930
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