Iskra Mihailova Becomes First BG MEP to Head an EP Committee

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Bulgaria: Iskra Mihailova Becomes First BG MEP to Head an EP Committee Photo: BGNES

Former Bulgarian Minister of Environment Iskra Mihailova became the first Bulgarian MEP to head a committee in the European Parliament. 

On Monday she was elected chair of the Regional Policies Committee. The committee is instrumental in defining the European policies on distribution of European funds. 

Earlier on Monday the MEP from Coalition for Bulgaria Iliana Iotova was elected deputy chair of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs.

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