All posts tagged Rossen Plevneliev

December 2, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

In an exchange lasting just a matter of a few minutes on December 2, GERB party leader Boiko Borissov formally declined a mandate from Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev to seek […]

Bulgarian and EU flags

Political row in Bulgaria over nomination of European Commissioner to replace Georgieva

December 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the weeks since Boiko Borissov’s resignation as prime minister, several questions have faced the country, not least of which is when next it ...

Patriotic Front co-leader Valeri Simeonov

Bulgarian nationalists begin informal talks on possible formation of government

November 30, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s nationalist parliamentary group the Patriotic Front has begun behind-the-scenes talks on attempting to form a government, should Pres ...

Cabinet office Sofia photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

68% of Bulgarians want a caretaker government and early elections – Alpha Research poll

November 29, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Sixty-eight per cent of Bulgarians want a caretaker government appointed and early parliamentary elections called, according to a poll by the Alpha Re ...