During an operation of the Director General Combating Organized Crime, 23 persons have been detained involved in large-scale contraband. The group has used software to hack the information system of the Customs Agency providing a connection between the agency structures. In this way transit traffic has been registered without the respective cargo trucks ever carrying goods across borders and without any customs control whatsoever. Searches and expropriation of property are carried out in private homes, offices of companies and in the premises of the Customs Agency itself. Detainees include hackers, traders’ representatives, former and current customs inspectors. The investigation continues.
The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has said that on 13 February information was submitted to the Bulgarian embassy in Pretoria, the Republic of South Africa, from unofficial sources about two Bulgarians shot dead in their home in Cape Town. According..
I am confident that NATO's southern flank is defended reliably by Turkey and that more and more European countries join our tone of voice for normalization of relations so that we can spend more money on infrastructure, education, culture and..
The Chair of the European Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee David McAllister hailed the focus that Bulgaria has laid on the Western Balkans with a view to Bulgaria itself setting a positive example for good neighbour relations. David..