''Once the border was blocked by the representatives of certain political parties in Bulgaria, the Prime Minister called an emergency meeting at which it was decided unanimously that the law must be respected''.
The interior ministry reports that the election is going on normally and with no excessive events that could endanger the common voting process, according to BNR.
''Upon taking over the EU Presidency, Bulgaria will continue with even greater energy its commitment to the future common European project.
‘’I voted for change, justice, border and home security’’, said the leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) Kornelia Ninova, after exercising her right to vote.
The number of refugees and migrants in Bulgaria decreased two-fold in the past six months, data of the State Agency for Refugees and Migration Directorate with the Bulgarian Ministry of Interior show, quoted by BNR.
Polls opened in Bulgaria at 7am on March 26 for voting in the country’s ahead-of-term election of a new Parliament.
The traffic along the border with Turkey is normal, there is no crowding of buses or cars.
Bulgarian citizens living abroad who want to cast their ballots at the March 26 early elections, but were not included in the electoral rolls, should fill in the necessary declarations at the polling stations, announced BNR.
It is a day of refection in Bulgaria today before the early Parliamentary elections on March 26.
PM Ognyan Gerdzhikov had an urgent sitting with the interior minister, the SANS chair and the chief prosecutor due to the complicated situation at the border checkpoints, blocked by protesters, announced from BNR.
The National Police Chief Directorate voiced to media that a total of 14,000 uniformed police officers are to be deployed across Bulgaria during the early parliamentary election on March 26, according to BNR.
''Our ideology is that everyone in Bulgaria is equal and has access to all posts when meeting the requirements.
Next week, a protest of animal breeders will be organised in front of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food, said Ivan Chalakov, Deputy Chairman of the Bulgarian National Animal Breeding Association (NABA), according to Focus News.
At 00:00 Bulgarian time, the election campaign officially ends before the elections for Bulgaria’s 44th parliament take place on Sunday, March 26.
Five plus one party could enter parliament, as there are 5 parties that would enter for sure, while the Reformist Bloc coalition is at the 4-percent threshold, the "Gallup" sociological agency says, quoted by BNR.
''Bulgaria does not give, but also does not accept lessons on democracy, especially from countries that do not respect the rule of law'', the Bulgarian head of state Rumen Radev told reporters, asked to comment on the words of Turkish President Recep Tay
Seven agencies will make the exit poll on the day of early parliamentary elections in Bulgaria on March 26, announced from the Central Election Commission (CEC).
Farm protests are expected today in different parts of the country.
European Union Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc will discuss transport investment in the Balkan country on March 23-24, during a conference in Sofia, which brings together public and private institutions involved in transport financing and planning, Ne
GERB’s chairman Boyko Borisov is initiating a law suit against the chairwoman of BSP Korneliya Ninova.
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