All posts tagged Dossier Commission

Plevneliev November 12 2014-crop
November 13, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Opening the files of Bulgaria’s communist-era secret service State Security late was a big mistake in the country’s transition, President Rossen Plevneliev has said. The head of state was speaking […]

Lyutvi Mestan and Krassimir Karakachanov

Twelve former State Security agents in Bulgaria’s new National Assembly

October 29, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Twelve members of Bulgaria’s 240-member 43rd National Assembly, that took office on October 27, formerly worked for the country’s communist-era s ...

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Bulgarian Foreign Ministry permanent secretary dismissed

October 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry’s highest official, permanent secretary Georgi Dimitrov, has been dismissed, the ministry said on October 9. Dimi ...

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Dossier Commission names credit millionaires, bankers linked to communist-era State Security

September 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Dossier Commission, the body that discloses people in public life that had links to the country’s communist-era State Security ...