The cooperation and verification mechanism (CVM) of the European Commission aimed at assisting the fight against corruption and organized crime in Bulgaria and Romania is inefficient, according to a group of researchers from the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski".
Sofia University researchers, as cited by the Bulgarian National Radio (BNR), argue that the CVM must be changed or terminated because it only causes damage in its current form.
Prof. Georgi Dimitrov from the Department of European Studies at the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" argues that the reports are very loose-textured and diffuse that their content remains hard to figure out by the authorities in Bulgaria and Romania....
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