All posts tagged Dossier Commission

Lyutvi Mestan and Krassimir Karakachanov
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 secret service State Security or military intelligence. There are former State […]

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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 ...

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Another former State Security agent withdraws as candidate in Bulgaria’s elections

September 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A candidate MP in Bulgaria’s October parliamentary elections has withdrawn after being identified as a former agent of the country’s commu ...