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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 continuing their attempts […]

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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 ...

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Bulgaria’s October 2015 elections: 267 candidate mayors worked for State Security

October 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A total of 267 candidate mayors in Bulgaria’s October 25 2015 mayoral and municipal elections had worked for the country’s communist-era s ...

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Opening of Bulgaria’s communist Military Intelligence files irks socialists

June 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The order by Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev to transfer communist-era Military Intelligence archives to the Dossier Commission – ...

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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. Dimitrov, formerly an agent for Bulgaria’s communist-era State Security and former [&hel ...