Archive for April 5th, 2017

April 5, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s President Roumen Radev has been in office as head of state since January 22. Of the 74 days since then, he has had to deal for all of five […]

Bulgaria’s far-right Ataka leader Siderov says he will not be a cabinet minister in Borissov’s next government

April 5, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

If negotiations on a coalition government work out, Bulgarian nationalist coalition the United Patriots will be part of Boiko Borissov’s next ca ...

Serbian appeals court overturns extradition of former CCB majority shareholder Vassilev to Bulgaria

April 5, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The appeals court in Serbia’s capital city of Belgrade has ruled to overturn a lower court’s decision to extradite Tsvetan Vassilev, the former ma ...

Bulgarian caretaker Justice Minister fires official over unconstitutional draft bill limiting voting rights abroad

April 5, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A controversial draft bill that would have curtailed the voting rights of Bulgarians abroad has been withdrawn and the official responsible for postin ...