Bulgarian PM destabilised by revelations about hidden political alliance

By |februar 20th, 2019|Ahmed Dogan, Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian elections, Delyan Peevski, DPS, European elections 2019, GERB, News, United Patriots|

In Bulgaria, the European elections are seen as a test for Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, at a time when his conservative GERB party are polling neck-and-neck with the socialists. Krassen Nikolov tells the inside story for EUelectionsBulgaria.com.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian PM destabilised by revelations about hidden political alliance

Bulgarian socialist leader snubs PES forum in Lisbon

By |december 7th, 2018|2019 European elections, BSP, Frans Timmermans, global compact for migration, Istanbul Convention, Kornelia Ninova, News, PES, populism, Sergei Stanishev, Spitzenkandidaten|

Kornelia Ninova, the leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), announced on Thursday (6 December) she would not attend the Party of European Socialists congress in Lisbon, citing her ideological differences with the PES president, compatriot Serge...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian socialist leader snubs PES forum in Lisbon

Borissov gets preview of the perfect storm

By |februar 16th, 2018|Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian Presidency, Delyan Peevski, ecologists, GERB, Istanbul Convention, News, Russia, Ska Keller, socialists, United Patriots, Vladimir Putin|

In just one day, Bulgarian PM Boyko Borissov, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU, has embroiled himself in a spat with the country's president, been offered Russian citizenship and seen some of his projects crumble in ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Borissov gets preview of the perfect storm

Geopolitics loom large as Bulgaria takes over EU Presidency

By |januar 3rd, 2018|Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian Presidency, corruption, EU-Western Balkans Summit, Lilyana Pavlova, Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), nationalists, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Rumen Radev, Russia, Russia sanctions, socialists, Turkey, Ukraine crisis, Western Balkans|

Bulgaria, the European Union's poorest member state, on 1 January took over the bloc's six-month rotating presidency. The country will undoubtedly be under pressure by Turkey and Russia to move forward their difficult relations with the 28-members block.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Geopolitics loom large as Bulgaria takes over EU Presidency

Borissov’s GERB wins Bulgarian election, difficult coalition talks ahead

By |marec 27th, 2017|Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian elections, Bulgarian Presidency, GERB, Kornelia Ninova, News|

The centre-right GERB party of former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has won 32.7% of votes in the early parliamentary election in Bulgaria, data from the central electoral commission showed today (27 March), with 78.9% of the ballots counted.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Borissov’s GERB wins Bulgarian election, difficult coalition talks ahead

Bulgarian Socialists seek to end Borissov era

By |marec 24th, 2017|Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian elections, GERB, Kornelia Ninova, News, Rumen Radev, Russian sanctions|

Bulgaria's Socialists hope Sunday (26 March) to win power and end years of dominance by karate-kicking former premier Boyko Borissov, in elections that could tilt the EU and NATO member more towards Russia.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian Socialists seek to end Borissov era

Bulgarian election candidates hit out at Turkey meddling

By |marec 21st, 2017|Boyko Borissov, BSP, Bulgarian elections, DOST, DPS, EU-Russia sanctions, GERB, Kornelia Ninova, Lyutvi Mestan, Nato, News, Rumen Radev, Turkish referendum, Ukraine crisis, Vladimir Putin|

The two main candidates in Bulgaria's upcoming parliamentary election called out Turkey yesterday (20 March) in separate interviews with AFP for what they see as interference in the campaign.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian election candidates hit out at Turkey meddling