Judiciary shouldn’t be subject to EU regulation, Bulgarian nationalist MEP says

By |marec 13th, 2019|Ataka, Bulgaria, nationalists, News, United Patriots, Viktor Orbán, VMRO|

The future of Europe is a return to patriotism, Bulgarian MEP Angel Dzhambazki told a conference on the 'Future of Europe' in Sofia. Dzhambazki is expected to be the lead candidate of the Bulgarian nationalist VMRO party in the European elections in May. EURACTIV’s partner Dnevnik reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Judiciary shouldn’t be subject to EU regulation, Bulgarian nationalist MEP says

Deputy PM, minister and MEP named in Bulgaria’s cash-for-passport scam

By |november 28th, 2018|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, corruption, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Ekaterina Zaharieva, EPP, eu citizenship, GERB, Jean-Claude Juncker, Krassimir Karakachanov, mafia, military procurement, nationalists, News, Organised Crime, Sotir Tsatsarov, United Patriots, Věra Jourová|

EXCLUSIVE: A deputy Prime Minister, a Minister and a Bulgarian MEP are responsible for the illegal business of selling Bulgarian passports to foreigners, a whisteblower told EURACTIV, providing a bundle of documents that appeared to confirm the accusat...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Deputy PM, minister and MEP named in Bulgaria’s cash-for-passport scam

Bulgarian government sides with Orban against Article 7

By |september 19th, 2018|Article 7, Ataka, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, far right, Krassimir Karakachanov, nationalists, Neno Dimov, News, United Patriots, Valeri Simeonov, Viktor Orbán|

The Bulgarian government decided today (19 September) to take the side of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban against the possible Article 7 procedure requested by the European Parliament.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian government sides with Orban against Article 7

Macedonia to hold referendum on name change on 30 September

By |julij 31st, 2018|EPP, EU-Macedonia relations, Greece, Macedonia, Macedonia name dispute, nationalists, Nato, News, Russia, VMRO-DPMNE, Zoran Zaev|

Macedonia's parliament yesterday (30 July) set 30 September as the date for a referendum on changing the country's name to the Republic of North Macedonia, a high-stakes vote aimed at resolving a long-running row with Greece and clearing the path to jo...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Macedonia to hold referendum on name change on 30 September

Ska Keller’s extraordinary Bulgarian experience reverberates in Brussels

By |februar 12th, 2018|Antonio Tajani, Boyko Borissov, Bulgarian Presidency, ecologists, EPP, Green/EFA group, Jean-Claude Juncker, nationalists, News, Ska Keller, Valeri Simeonov|

The presidents of the European Commission and Parliament have personally expressed support to Ska Keller, co-president of the GREEN/EFA group in the European Parliament, following her extraordinary and unpleasant experience in Bulgaria, the country that holds the rotating EU Presidency.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ska Keller’s extraordinary Bulgarian experience reverberates in Brussels

Bulgarian nationalists go ballistic over ‘green Jihadist Ska Keller’

By |februar 12th, 2018|Angel Dzhambazki, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, environmentalists, Greens, Kresna gorge, Mariya Gabriel, nationalists, Neno Dimov, News, Pirin, Ska Keller, United Patriots, Valeri Simeonov|

Since her flight touched down in Sofia on 8 February, Ska Keller, co-President of the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament, became the target of Bulgarian nationalists.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian nationalists go ballistic over ‘green Jihadist Ska Keller’

Bulgarian environment minister under MEP fire over his views on climate change

By |januar 25th, 2018|Boyko Borissov, Bulgarian Presidency, Climate Change, climate change denial, corruption, environment protection, Greens, nationalists, Neno Dimov, News, Ska Keller, socialists, United Patriots|

Bulgaria’s environment minister was under fire on Wednesday (24 January) in the Environment Committee of the European Parliament over his positions on climate change and his support for a recent decision to allow construction of tourist facilities in the Pirin national park.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian environment minister under MEP fire over his views on climate change

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

Poland probes pictures of MEPs ‘on gallows’ at far-right demonstration

By |november 28th, 2017|Antonio Tajani, Beata Szydło, far right, hate speech, nationalists, News, Poland, populists, Rule of Law Mechanism|

Poland's justice minister announced an investigation on Monday (27 November) after mocked-up pictures of opposition MEPs allegedly hanging on gallows were unfurled at a far-right demonstration on Saturday.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland probes pictures of MEPs ‘on gallows’ at far-right demonstration

Borissov blames opposition for ‘untimely’ no-confidence vote

By |november 6th, 2017|Boyko Borissov, Bulgarian elections, Bulgarian Presidency, GERB, Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), nationalists, News, socialists|

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borissov on Saturday (4 November) blamed the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) for asking for a no-confidence vote at a time when the country is preparing to take up the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU. 

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Borissov blames opposition for ‘untimely’ no-confidence vote