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The Babies that were Mistakenly Swapped in a Bulgarian Hospital are Now with their Mothers

The swapped babies at the "Sheynovo" General Hospital are now with their biological parents, Nova TV reported.

Health Minister Asen Medzhidiev confirmed that the children were returned to their families already on Thursday.

"I think this happened yesterday. I am extremely happy that this problem has been resolved," he pointed out.

Greece told Austria it wants Bulgaria and Romania in Schengen Immediately

Greece insists on the immediate acceptance of Bulgaria and Romania into Schengen, which, according to Athens, is in the interest of the entire European Union. This was announced from Vienna by Minister of Migration Notis Mitarachi, who is on an official visit to the Austrian capital.

Crypto Platform Nexo complained that they were Not Given a Search Warrant for Hours: They will Sue Bulgaria

The crypto platform Nexo, whose offices in Sofia were raided yesterday, announced in a statement to bTV that it will sue Bulgaria. The company complained that they had not been provided with a search warrant for hours, and the inspectors had never identified themselves.

Bulgaria: More Details regarding the Police Operation against the Cryptocurrency Company NEXO (UPDATED)

The spokesperson of the Bulgarian Prosecutor General Siika Mileva and the head of the "Cybercrime" department Svetlio Vasilev gave details about the special operation of the prosecutor's office, the National Investigation Service, the State Security Service and the Ministry of Internal Affairs against the cryptocurrency company NEXO.

Influenza Epidemic in Burgas from January 12 to 17 – In Two Weeks it might Cover all Regions of Bulgaria

The regional crisis headquarters in Burgas decided to declare a flu epidemic in the entire region from January 12 to 17.

The reason is the increased number of patients with acute respiratory diseases and influenza.

The measures envisaged to limit the spread are:

- Planned consultations of pregnant women and infants are suspended.

- Hospital visits are suspended.

Bulgaria: Three People were Punished for the Swapped Babies in a Sofia Hospital

Three of the employees at the "Sheynovo" hospital in Sofia are subject to disciplinary sanctions because of the case of the swapped newborns who are not yet with their biological parents. These are the head of neonatology, the senior midwife and the doctor on duty.