Leader of Revival Party to run for president
Revival (Vazrazhdane) Party leader Kostadin Kostadinov said he was going to run for president. "It is time for Bulgaria to have a dignified and independent statesman," Nikolay Drenchev of the party said, announcing the executive committee's decision. Vazrazhdane expects their presidential candidate to reach a runoff. The party was created in 2014. It opposes the introduction of the euro and has organised protests against mask wearing and mandatory vaccination.