The President of Bulgaria rumen Radev supported the protesters and said that to solve the crisis held in the Cabinet reshuffle, it is necessary to hold early elections, and the government should resign, the statement said the office of the President.
Earlier it was reported that the people's Assembly (Parliament) of Bulgaria at its meeting on Friday approved changes in the government, headed by Boyko Borisov.
The people's Assembly (Parliament) of Bulgaria at its meeting on Friday approved changes in the government, headed by Boyko Borisov, according to the Agency Focus.
Earlier Borisov against the backdrop of raging protests announced the resignation of the Ministers of Finance, economy, internal Affairs and tourism. He noted that the resignation submitted by the Minister of Finance Vladislav Goranov, Minister of economy Emil Karanikolov, interior Minister Mladen Marinov and tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova. According to the Premier, as Minister of Finance should take the current health Minister Kiril Ananiev, the post of Minister of internal Affairs former chief police Commissioner Hristo Terziiski. the Minister of tourism will be Mariana Nikolova, Minister of health - Mr. Kostadin Angelov.
The protesters are demanding the resignation of the government in the night on Friday blocked several junctions in the centre of Sofia, according to Bulgarian national radio (BNR).
Earlier, Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borisov amid persisting protests, has announced the resignation of the Ministers of Finance, economy, internal Affairs and tourism. However, protesters continue to demand the resignation of the entire government.
Construction of the pipeline "Balkan thread" (the Bulgarian part of the pipeline "Turkish stream"), as stated by the Bulgarian authorities, will be completed by January 1, 2021, are also preparations for the construction of Belene NPP, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Director of the Fourth European Department of the MFA of Russia Yuri Philipson.
"The construction of the second line of the "Turkish stream" on the territory of Bulgaria is planned pace and the assurances of partners will be completed by January 1, 2021. Prime Minister Boyko Borisov holds the implementation of the project under personal control, regularly inspect the construction site. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, which still makes itself felt, preparations for the construction of NPP "Belene" - said the diplomat.
The thirteenth day of anti-government protests was held on Tuesday in the Bulgarian capital Sofia after the rejection of the vote of no confidence in the current government, the protesters marched through the centre of Sofia and went to the building of the Bulgarian national television to demand the resignation of its CEO, reports the Bulgarian national radio (BNR).
Earlier it was reported that the Bulgarian socialist party (BSP) on July 15, the fifth time submitted to Parliament the question of the censure motion which the opposition accuses of corruption. On Tuesday, the national Assembly (Parliament) at the meeting voted against the vote of no confidence in the current Cabinet of Ministers, headed by Boyko Borisov.
The people's Assembly (Parliament) of Bulgaria at its meeting on Tuesday voted against a vote of no confidence in the current Cabinet of Ministers, headed by Boyko Borisov, stated on the website of the Parliament.
Earlier it was reported that the Bulgarian socialist party (BSP) on July 15, the fifth time submitted to Parliament the question of the censure motion which the opposition accuses of corruption. Subsequently the vote was scheduled for Tuesday. Under the law, the vote of no confidence should take place in Parliament within 24 hours after the end of the debate. The deputies agreed to begin an extraordinary session on Tuesday at 11.30 (same as GMT).
Anti-government protests in Bulgaria can be part of a coordinated campaign in the region of South-Eastern Europe as a whole, which can stand the Western powers, said RIA Novosti member of the Parliament of Bulgaria Ivo Hristov.
Anti-government protests continue in Bulgaria for more than a week. Protesters chanting "Mafia - out" and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov. The issue of confidence in the government was debated in the Parliament. The Bulgarian Parliament on Monday ended the debate on the censure motion, the vote on this issue held on Tuesday.
The people's Assembly (Parliament) of Bulgaria finished the debate of the censure motion against the government of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the vote on this issue will take place on Tuesday, according to the Bulgarian national radio (BNR).
The Bulgarian socialist party (BSP) on July 15, the fifth time submitted to Parliament the question of the censure motion which the opposition accuses of corruption.
Protests in Bulgaria caused by the confrontation between the President and the government, they can lead to an early parliamentary and presidential elections, as the country is now paralysis of all branches of government, says a senior researcher of the Institute of Slavic studies Peter Iskenderov.
In Bulgaria for a week of protests that began on 9 July in Sofia with thousands of actions in support of the President rumen Radeva. Bulgarian media called cause of the protests the arrests of the President's advisors on security issues, and legal matters. Advisors had been detained in cases related to the disclosure of state secrets and abuse of influence for personal gain.
The Bulgarian authorities until July 31 extended the emergency epidemiological situation imposed over COVID-19, according to the government portal about the situation with the coronavirus in the country.
"The Council of Ministers adopted the decision on the extension of the period of declared emergency epidemic situation until July 31, 2020", reported on the website.
Eighteen people were arrested, three police officers injured after protests that were held yesterday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia, according to Bulgarian national radio (BNR), citing the interior Ministry.
Yesterday in Sofia in the evening there were two protests with different demands. One - the administration of the President: the head of state's supporters opposed the actions of the Prosecutor and the government, accusing them of tyranny and corruption. Another action took place near the Council of Ministers, it was attended by supporters of the ruling party "Citizens for European development of Bulgaria" (GERB), supported by the Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and the policy of the Cabinet, and demanding the resignation of the President. During major stake in Sofia clashed.
The Bulgarian government has extended until July 15 the action of the emergency epidemiological situation (BSEC), introduced due to the spread of coronavirus infection, said the publication the Sofia Globe with reference to the Minister of health Cyril Ananieva.
Speaking after the Cabinet meeting, which adopted such a decision, the Minister stressed that the extension of the regime of the BSEC does not mean that the country will introduce new restrictive measures. According to him, the authorities will rely on the measures that are in place now. Monday in connection with the deteriorating situation with the spread COVID-19 in the country, the authorities ordered re-introduce the compulsory wearing of masks in closed public areas. In addition, the country has a quarantine for people arriving in Bulgaria from certain countries.
The Bulgarian authorities ordered re-introduce the compulsory wearing of masks in closed public areas, according to the publication the Sofia Globe with reference to the Minister of health Cyril Ananieva.
As reported by Ananyev, the decision to re-enter the reversed mask mode was made against the background of General strengthening of the restrictive measures. The reason was the deteriorating situation with the spread COVID-19 in the country in recent days. So, for a 15-day period (from 7 to 22 June) the number of active cases in Bulgaria increased by 626. According to Ananiev, due to the fact that most of the citizens have neglected the strict observance of sanitary norms.
Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borisov has accused the country's President rumen Radeva in spying on him with drones, reports the Bulgarian national radio (BNR).
On Wednesday in the Bulgarian social networks there were photos of Borisov, resting in his bedroom.
The emergency epidemiological situation in Bulgaria and the related measures will be fully cancelled on 15 June, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.
Earlier, the Bulgarian government declared a state of emergency epidemiological situation, he replaced in effect since March 13, the state of emergency and will act in Bulgaria from 14 may to 14 June. Authorities announced the opening of cinemas, museums and libraries, which will function under condition of observance of measures of social distancing.