At First Reading: Bulgarian Parliament Agreed on Shutting Down the Special Court and the Special Prosecutor's Office

After 4 hours of debate, the deputies adopted at first reading amendments to the Judiciary Act, which close the Specialized Court and the Specialized Prosecutor's Office.

Politics | March 23, 2022, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 2715

Poland can Assist in the Maintenance of the Bulgarian MiG-29s

Today in Sofia, President Rumen Radev and his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda discussed the partnership between Sofia and Warsaw in areas of mutual interest, as well as co-operation in the field of defense, especially the risks to Eastern European countri

Politics » Defense | March 22, 2022, Tuesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 3234

Russian Foreign Ministry: The Expulsion of Diplomats from the Bulgarian Embassy is a Provocation

“The expulsion of 10 Russian diplomats from the embassy in Sofia will receive an adequate response.” This was stated for BNR by the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2022, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 2751

European Prosecutor's Office: We are Working on Signals of Systemic Corruption from Bulgaria

The European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO), which has so far declined to comment on whether it has anything to do with the arrests of former Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, former Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov and PR Sevdelina Arnaudova, said it w

Politics | March 21, 2022, Monday // 17:58 | Viewed: 3572

Russian Ambassador: Bulgarians do not Support their Government's Actions against Russia

“The Bulgarian people do not support either the rhetoric or the actions of the government against Russia.” This was stated by the Russian Ambassador to Sofia Eleonora Mitrofanova, quoted by RIA Novosti.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 21, 2022, Monday // 16:48 | Viewed: 3287

EPP with an Urgent Mission in Bulgaria following Ex-PM Borissov's Arrest

The group of the European People's Party (EPP) in the European Parliament announced that it is urgently sending its representatives to Sofia only a few days after the detention of the former Prime Minister and leader of the GERB party Boyko Borissov, BGNE

Politics | March 21, 2022, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 3545

Bulgarian Council of Ministers: Measures have been Taken to Ensure the Security of our Maritime Borders

In connection with the information that a number of sea mines placed on the beach in Odessa were swept away by a storm and sailed in the Black Sea, posing a threat to vessels, the Bulgarian government is taking all necessary measures, the press service of

Politics » Defense | March 21, 2022, Monday // 08:35 | Viewed: 2888

Bulgaria’s “Vazrazhdane” Political Party with Anti-NATO Protest in Sofia (VIDEO)

The “Vazrazhdane” (Revival) party protested in front of the Ministry of Defense and shouted “NATO – out” at the military units in front of the building.

Politics | March 19, 2022, Saturday // 12:11 | Viewed: 9833

US Secretary of Defense: We will Provide "Stryker" Vehicles to the Bulgarian Army

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin talked with Prime Minister Kiril Petkov.

Politics » Defense | March 19, 2022, Saturday // 11:27 | Viewed: 6494

Bulgarian PM after the Release of Borissov: There is No Independent Prosecution in Bulgaria

“There is no independent prosecutor's office in Bulgaria”. This was stated by Prime Minister Kiril Petkov at a briefing at the Council of Ministers. “We are once again facing absolute sabotage by the Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Bulgaria under t

Politics | March 19, 2022, Saturday // 09:03 | Viewed: 4217

Bulgarian Ex-PM Borissov Released from Custody: Next Time They might Kill Me

GERB Leader and former Prime Minister Boyko Borissov was released from custody minutes before 8:30 p.m. tonight.

Politics | March 18, 2022, Friday // 21:17 | Viewed: 4881

Russian Embassy in Bulgaria: The Persecution of Diplomats will be Assessed Accordingly

The Russian embassy in Sofia responded to the decision of the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry to declare 10 Russian diplomats persona non grata.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2022, Friday // 17:50 | Viewed: 2861

US Secretary of Defense Arrived in Bulgaria

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is already in Bulgaria. He landed at the air base of the Bulgarian Army in Bezmer.

Politics » Defense | March 18, 2022, Friday // 16:48 | Viewed: 4374

Bulgarian MFA: North Macedonia is Trying to Abuse the Tragic Events in Ukraine

In connection with a series of provocative and malicious anti-Bulgarian comments by politicians and members of the public in the Republic of North Macedonia over the past few days, the Foreign Ministry is concerned that a malicious campaign against our co

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2022, Friday // 15:50 | Viewed: 3173

Bulgaria’s Ex-PM Borissov Accused of Extortion. Sofia’s Prosecutor's Office will Lead the Investigation

The Sofia City Prosecutor's Office (SCP) was informed about 10 o'clock today about the actions of the Ministry of Interior. This was said by our sources.

Politics | March 18, 2022, Friday // 14:40 | Viewed: 3881

Bulgaria Expelled 10 Russian Diplomats

At the suggestion of the competent authorities of the Republic of Bulgaria, in coordination with Prime Minister Kiril Petkov, Bulgaria today declared 10 Russian diplomats accredited in Bulgaria as persona non grata, giving them 72 hours to leave the count

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2022, Friday // 14:06 | Viewed: 6492

Bulgarian PM: It is Fake News that Bulgaria will go to War

“All the allegations and speculations that Bulgaria would probably go to war with Ukraine are absolutely fake news. Do not believe such nonsense. I heard that yesterday's actions were related to this - this is complete nonsense.” This was stated by Prime

Politics | March 18, 2022, Friday // 14:00 | Viewed: 3581

Russian Ambassador with a Warning to Bulgaria (VIDEO)

“I would like to warn the Bulgarian authorities that the supply of weapons (including those of Soviet origin) and ammunition to Ukrainian nationalists is unlikely to add optimism to the bilateral dialogue, which has deteriorated so far. In fact, such a ge

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2022, Friday // 13:02 | Viewed: 4996

900 NATO Servicemen are Deployed in Bulgaria

Nine hundred troops from NATO armies are in Bulgaria as part of the deployment of additional allied forces on the eastern flank of the alliance, BTA reported, citing official data from the pact's headquarters in Brussels.

Politics » Defense | March 18, 2022, Friday // 12:04 | Viewed: 3028

Bulgarian President: Providing Weapons to Ukraine will Involve Bulgaria in the War

“We must be in solidarity with the Ukrainian people and help with everything we can, but whoever decides to provide weapons and thus involve Bulgaria in the war, must be able to face society and explain the risk, because the price is always paid by the ci

Politics | March 18, 2022, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 3717

Bulgarian Former PM Boyko Borissov Spent the Night in Police Custody

GERB leader Sevdalina Arnaudova and Vladislav Goranov were detained on Thursday night

Politics | March 18, 2022, Friday // 11:37 | Viewed: 3406
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