All posts tagged Peevski protests

peevski 2
August 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Delyan Peevski, the controversial figure whose abortive appointment as State Agency for National Security chief in 2013 sparked public protests that ultimately led to the downfall of the government, appears […]

Philippe Autie Matthias Hoepfner

Bulgaria caretaker cabinet nominates ambassadors for Stara Planina

August 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet has nominated former French ambassador to Bulgaria Philippe Autié and outgoing German ambassador Matthias Höpfner to ...


Bulgaria’s ‘short parliament’ comes to an end

August 4, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

With the end of its special sitting on August 4, Bulgaria’s 42nd National Assembly passes into history having set a number of records – not l ...

1 Sofia Bulgaria July 23 2014 celebration of resignation of Oresharski cabinet main Photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Jubilation among anti-government protesters after resignation of Bulgaria’s ‘Oresharski’ cabinet: Photos

July 23, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Four hundred and five days after they began, public protests in Bulgaria demanding the resignation of the government turned to jubilation as confirmat ...

  • oresharski via president bg
    Bulgarian government tables resignation in Parliament
    July 23, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer and Alex Bivol

    The Bulgarian cabinet nominally headed by Plamen Oresharski tabled its resignation in Parliament shortly before 6pm on July 23 2014. It is probable that the resignation of the cabinet, which […]

  • oresharski empty-handed
    Bulgarian government ‘to resign on July 23′ (updated)
    July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After a number of senior political figures linked to Bulgaria’s ruling axis indicated that they expected that the government would resign on July 23, Bulgarian Socialist Party parliamentary group head […]