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MEP Emil Radev turns down Bulgaria tsar-like job

By Krassen Nikolov Bulgarian MEP Emil Radev (EPP/GERB) announced he doesn’t want to be nominated as the country’s Chief Prosecutor. In recent months Radev’s name was unofficially mentioned as one of the possible candidates for…

Bulgarian socialists to vote against Von der Leyen

By Georgi Gotev reporting from Strasbourg At least four of the five Bulgarian MEPs from the S&D group will vote on Tuesday (16 July) against Ursula von der Leyen to become Commission President, as proposed…

Bulgarian MEPs: One for the money, two for the show?

By Krassen Nikolov Given the low standard of living in Bulgaria, the country’s MEPs can save relatively big sums of money during their term in the European Parliament. This is the first conclusion that pops…


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