All posts tagged Dossier Commission

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
September 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s governing body, the Holy Synod, said on September 28 that it had unanimously decided to dismiss Stara Zagora Metropolitan Galaktion on the grounds of severe ill […]


Bulgaria’s Parliament again rejects proposal to close body checking communist-era agents

September 2, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In what has become practically an annual ritual, Bulgaria’s National Assembly on September 2 again rejected proposals from socialist and nationa ...

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Bulgaria: Many thousands of communist-era Military Intelligence staff records destroyed

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 beg ...

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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 ...