Interior Ministry, Dossier Commission reject Barekov allegations against Borissov

Bulgarian populist politician Nikolai Barekov, amid the crumbling of his Bulgaria Without Censorship party, sought to claw back the initiative by levelling allegations against GERB chief Boiko Borissov that the former prime minister was a drug trafficker and creature of communist era State Security – but officials have dismissed these claims as untrue.

The Dossier Commission, the body in charge of identifying agents and collaborators of State Security, said that a succession of checks on Borissov over the years had found no evidence linking him to State Security.

The head of the Interior Ministry said that a purported document on Borissov’s alleged connections to drug trafficking had been faked.

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