All posts tagged Tsvetan Tsvetanov

February 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party has finessed the Tsvetan Tsvetanov problem by adding two additional deputy leaders to the party. Tsvetanov has been Borissov’s close lieutenant from the time that […]

tsvetan and boiko borissov gerb bg

Borissov and Tsvetanov – tandem on the rocks?

February 14, 2014, by Alex Bivol

On the eve of Bulgaria’s former ruling party GERB’s national congress, one that is expected to usher in some change in the top ranks of the party, ...

Tsvetanov and Peevski final-crop

Of politics, prosecutions, pressure, lies and umbrellas

February 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Tsvetan Tsvetanov, former interior minister and deputy leader of centre-right opposition party GERB, has confirmed that he held talks in his office wi ...

boiko borissov by council of the eu

Bulgaria’s security agency to investigate new bugging allegations

January 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (SANS) is to investigate an allegation by centre-right opposition GERB party leader Boiko Borissov ...

  • Borissov and Purvanov december 2009 president bg-crop
    Bulgarian politicians in new eavesdropping row
    January 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The leader of Bulgaria’s centre-right opposition GERB party, former prime minister Boiko Borissov, has said that he will approach the Prosecutor-General over alleged illegal electronic eavesdropping on his conversations. This [&hellip ...

  • tsvetanov 2 photo gerb
    Tsvetanov trial delayed over judge recusal
    October 10, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The judges in the trial of Bulgaria’s former interior minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, who stands accused of irregularities in regulating the use of covert surveillance, recused themselves on October 10 2013 […]

  • tsvetanov 2 photo gerb
    Bulgarian former deputy PM Tsvetanov indicted
    July 31, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Prosecutor’s Office said on July 31 that it has filed charges against Tsvetan Tsvetanov for refusing to authorise wire-tapping as part of a police investigation. Tsvetanov, the former interior […]

  • tsvetan and boiko borissov gerb bg
    Unrest in Bulgaria’s former ruling party – reports
    June 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Some members of Bulgaria’s centre-right former ruling party GERB want its deputy leader to be dumped because he has become a liability to the party, reports in the local media […]