Bulgaria joins Europe’s awkward squad

Concern is growing in Brussels about Sofia’s tolerance of cronyism and corruption Hristo Ivanov was broadcasting live on Facebook outside a Black Sea villa in July, when three beefy guards…

  • 29.11.2020

How Bulgaria became the EU’s mafia state

Protests calling on Prime Minister Boyko Borissov to resign have now run for two months. For two months, Bulgarians have packed the streets every night to protest that an oligarchic mafia has…

  • 08.09.2020