All posts tagged Dossier Commission

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August 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

At least 16 000 records of Bulgaria’s communist-era Military Intelligence personnel, the equivalent of nearly half, were destroyed after the beginning of the transition towards democracy, it has emerged. Specialist […]

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Bulgarian President Plevneliev pledges to ‘send communism to the museum’

February 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

“A quarter of a century after the collapse of the Berlin Wall, we have to admit that in our country a change of elites has been not been carried out ...

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Bulgarian President: People linked to communist party and secret services still try to dominate society

February 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A quarter of a century after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the same old people associated with the Communist Party and its ruthless secret services are ...

The red star that used to be atop the Party House. Now on display at the Museum of Socialist Art in Sofia. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Parliament presented with rival proposals on dealing with the communist past

January 28, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

MPs from Bulgaria’s centre-right Reformist Bloc coalition and largest party GERB have tabled in Parliament proposals to outlaw communist-era sym ...