All posts tagged Rossen Plevneliev

Rossen Plevneliev February 27 2014
August 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Judge Krassimira Medarova, slated to become elections minister in the caretaker cabinet of Georgi Bliznashki, asked on August 10 that the president’s office halt the appointment process. President Rossen Plevneliev said […]


Bulgarian President appoints elections minister to caretaker cabinet

August 9, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev appointed judge Krassimira Medarova as caretaker minister in charge of the electoral process, the president’s ...

Plevneliev, right, with Bliznashki, middle, during a meeting with the electoral rules referendum initiative committee, in February 2014. Photo:

Political gulf widens as Bulgaria’s caretaker administration begins clean-up operation

August 8, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

When in 2013 it was clear that political circumstances made an immediate return to power by Boiko Borissov impossible, a cartoon depicted him rolling ...

Rossen Plevneliev February 27 2014

Bulgarian President prorogues Parliament, sets October 5 election date

August 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev signed on August 6 the decree proroguing the 42nd National Assembly and setting the date for early parliamentary ...

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    Bulgarian parties remain deadlocked on Budget revision
    August 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Talks between Bulgaria’s largest political parties, hosted by President Rossen Plevneliev on August 1, have failed to break the deadlock in Parliament on the Budget revision bill tabled by the […]

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    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 […]