At a meeting with Bulgaria’s Premier and leader of GERB Party Boyko Borissov the Chairman of the Supreme Court of Cassation Lozan Panov called the latest constitutional reforms “mimicry of reforms” and insisted that the reform should continue with new constitutional amendments linked with control over the Prosecutor’s Office. Bulgaria’s Deputy Premier for Judicial Reform Ekaterina Zaharieva and Bulgaria’s Minister of Justice Tsetska Tsacheva called on Panov to propose concrete texts related to that reform. Tsetska Tsacheva disagreed with Lozan Panov’s statement. In her view, the former amendments to the constitution should not be belittled and should not be called mimicry.
"The Bulgarian army is currently 5,600 soldiers short. One of the reasons is the low starting salary of 608 Leva a month," said Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov. In his words the most serious problem is that around 30-40 percent of the..
Bulgaria must uphold its interest in the negotiations on the purchase of fighter aircraft, President Rumen Radev said. The president stated he appreciates the government's efforts to comply with the commitments to modernize the army, assumed by the..
The number of unaccompanied child refugees coming to Bulgaria has gone up 7 times in 5 months. According to the chair of the State Agency for Child Protection Ophelia Kuneva this engenders serious tension. At the end of last year..