You have to be very naïve to think that any protests could, in themselves, make a big difference without intervention by outside factors which frequently determine the destiny of nations in our region, said political analyst Parvan Simeonov in..
The Coalition Council between GERB and the United Patriots held on Monday a second meeting caused by the resignations of the Minister of Interior, the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications and the Minister of..
The unveiling of the new parliamentary session today was preceded by a tense sitting of the coalitional council on Monday, for which some political observers had pessimistic forecasts on the government. Those concerns turned out to be groundless..
The annual report of the State Agency for National Security (SANS) for 2017 was made public this week. The media mostly highlight the conclusion that the intelligence services of various countries in the region have continued to actively..
Are the Balkans under the influence of Russia? And what does that mean for the Western Balkan countries’ European integration? These questions have arisen because of a surprising diplomatic scandal that broke out between Greece and Russia...
Bulgaria received a green light from the Finance Ministers of the Eurogroup to enter the Eurozone’s waiting room (The ERM2 mechanism) and the Banking Union in one year. The decision is a result of Sofia’s bid to adopt the single European..
The NATO summit that ended in Brussels yesterday will be remembered most of all for the turmoil caused by US President Donald Trump’s demand for a rise in national military spending from 2 to 4 percent of the respective country’s GDP. At NATO,..
The four-day visit to Bulgaria by the Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Li Keqiang, which ended on Sunday, is in the focus of attention of the national media today, highlighting PM Borissov’s idea for the future..
The latest actions of the Boyko Borissov’s cabinet only confirm the truth in his statements that the Western Balkans priority would be kept within this country’s foreign policy even after the end of its rotational EU Presidency. Borissov’s..
The Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union started with a meeting between Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov and Austria’s Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. Premier Borissov symbolically handed over the Presidency to..