All posts tagged Sergei Stanishev

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March 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party has the largest share of support, 17.5 per cent, ahead of the Bulgarian Socialist Party’s (BSP) 15.2 per cent, in the runup to Bulgaria’s European […]

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Stanishev’s BSP ‘expels’ Purvanov and ABC allies

March 7, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

At a special meeting on March 7, the Bulgarian Socialist Party’s national council voted overwhelmingly for the expulsion of Georgi Purvanov and ...

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Thin red line from the Comintern to PES

February 28, 2014, by Alex Bivol

When Martin Schulz stands up in front of assorted delegates at the Party of European Socialists congress in Rome on March 1, one should be forgiven fo ...

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BSP stood up to ‘subversion’ and government is a success, Stanishev tells congress

February 8, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev has told his party comrades that the current government is working “increasingly successfully ...

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    Left side story: Purvanov turns down Stanishev overture
    January 31, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Those Sharks and Jets of socialist politics in Bulgaria, Sergei Stanishev’s Bulgarian Socialist Party and Georgi Purvanov’s ABC, remained at daggers drawn on the eve of the BSP national council […]

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    PR deal adds pressure on Bulgaria’s socialist leader
    January 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The past six months have presented few opportunities for Bulgarian socialist leader Sergei Stanishev to score PR victories, either at home or abroad, in his capacity as president of the […]

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    For Bulgaria, ‘months of permanent scandal ahead’
    January 28, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Political commentator Dimitar Ganev, speaking on Bulgarian National Radio on January 28, said that months of permanent scandal lay ahead in the approach to the country’s European Parliament elections. He […]