Archive for October 22nd, 2013

October 22, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Twelve Syrian asylum seekers are to be expelled from Bulgaria, the head of the country’s State Agency for National Security said on October 22. SANS head Vladimir Pisanchev told local […]

Police operation nets 129 stolen vehicles in Western Balkans, CEE countries

October 22, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Three days of intensive law enforcement activity have resulted in the seizure of 129 stolen vehicles with an estimated value of almost two million eur ...

Bulgarian Parliament adopts Ataka motion to extend to 2020 ban on selling land to foreigners

October 22, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

After a lengthy debate, Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on October 22 to approve a motion by Volen Siderov’s ultra-nationalist party Ataka to e ...

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court decides Ivan Ivanov is still an MP

October 22, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court ruled in unanimity on October 22 that socialist MP Ivan Ivanov should keep his seat in Parliament despite his short- ...