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Bulgaria’s Interior Minister: It is a Tradition for Migrant Traffickers to Not Stop after Police Signals them

Interior Minister Ivan Demerdzhiev commented on another case of an incident involving transported migrants, in which one person died near the Aldomirovo Swamp in the Dragoman region. According to him, it has become a tradition for traffickers not to stop at the signals of people from law enforcement agencies.

Sofia ‘Concerned’ as North Macedonia Rejects Bulgarian Club’s ‘Offensive’ Name

Sofia has expressed "concern" after North Macedonia's Justice Minister, Krenar Loga, on Thursday banned a Bulgarian club from being named after a Bulgarian nationalist who became a Nazi collaborator, after a state commission in charge of advising on such issues recommended the move.

The Weather in Bulgaria will still be Cold but without Rain and Snow

Today in the morning the precipitation will stop in most areas and by the end of the day the clouds will break and decrease. The northeast wind will continue to blow, it will be moderate, temporarily strong in Eastern Bulgaria, but it will weaken in the evening. The minimum temperatures will be between minus 1°C and 4°C, in Sofia around 0°C.

Bulgaria: A Ukrainian was Arrested for Transporting Migrants on “Trakia” Highway

A 23-year-old Ukrainian national was arrested this morning after being caught transporting 14 migrants from Syria. The district prosecutor's office in Plovdiv is monitoring the rapid proceedings in the case, announced the press center of the state prosecution.

Bulgaria’s President: It is Inappropriate for the Parties to Hide behind the Monument of the Soviet Army

"It is extremely inappropriate in the midst of a social crisis and war for the political parties to hide behind the Monument to the Soviet Army," commented President Rumen Radev before the ceremony for the Annual Awards for Responsible Business, in which he participated.