The Bulgarian Food Safety Authority (BFSA) finds new cases of African swine fever in feral pigs. One of them is from a village 24 km away from Sofia.
It is about Zhelyava, which is located after the village of Yana and is next to the Hemus highway. Jelyava is part of the Kremikovtsi metropolitan municipality.
Discovery Channel will mark Bulgaria's national holiday (March 3) with a special episode of the survival show "Kings of the Wild" shot in the Rhodope mountains.
This is Discovery's first survival show shot in Bulgaria.
"Kings of the Wild" stars experienced hunter Josh James from New Zealand and renowned British chef Matt Tebbutt.
The situation in Varna municipality is now under control as announced by Internal Minister Veselin Vouchkov during his visit of the regions affected by the floods on Monday. He was joined by Environmental Minister Ivelina Vassileva and Secretary General to the Ministry of the Interior Svetlozar Lazarov.