All posts tagged Boiko Borissov

March 29, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In spite of repeated insistence by GERB leader Boiko Borissov and Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Kornelia Ninova that they will not bring their two parties – the largest in the country […]

European and foreign policy implications of Bulgaria’s election

March 28, 2017, by Vessela Tcherneva

The EU has dodged a bullet in the Bulgarian elections with the victory of former prime minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party.  For much of the camp ...

Bulgaria’s March 2017 parliamentary elections: The winners and losers

March 27, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

If anyone may fairly be said to have lost Bulgaria’s March 2017 parliamentary elections, Zlatko Zdravkov would be an appropriate choice. The nam ...

Comment on the election: Borissov was rewarded for mistakes

March 27, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Boiko Borissov, the former bodyguard, firefighter, chief secretary and mayor, was Prime Minister twice, so far. He should be given credit for his pro- ...

  • Bulgaria elections 2017: Daily roundup, March 24
    March 24, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Campaigning in Bulgaria’s March 26 2017 elections closes – or is by law, is required to, lest anyone carry on beyond this pont – at midnight on Friday. It is […]

  • Bulgaria elections 2017: Daily roundup, March 23
    March 23, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    With just a day left to campaigning ahead of Bulgaria’s March 26 parliamentary elections, political party leaders were making their final grabs for the headlines, not least including final exchanges […]