We Continue the Change

Ex-PM Borissov: Quick Elections, the Bulgarian State has Collapsed

"There should be peace, understanding and tolerance. The election is only one day away. Elections pass, but we continue to live together. Partners are found in life, in the field, during elections." This was stated by former Prime Minister and current leader of GERB, Boyko Borissov.

Borissov commented on whether he would support an expert government.

Candidate for Bulgarian PM: We will Return the Mandate to the President Unfulfilled

At 5:00 p.m., President Rumen Radev will receive the candidate for Prime Minister, nominated by the largest parliamentary group in the 47th National Assembly, Asen Vassilev, to whom, according to the constitutional procedure, he handed over the first exploratory mandate to form a government within the current parliament.

Bulgaria Risks More Instability as New Coalition Talks Fail

Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov arrives for the European Council Summit in Brussels, Belgium, 24 March 2022. Photo: EPA-EFE/JULIEN WARNAND

"We can't find 121 MPs who are not afraid", Petkov told the media, referring to the number needed for a majority in parliament, and the influence that criminal structures allegedly have on parliament.

Bulgaria: What is the Political Picture if Elections were Today

In today's elections, the party of Slavi Trifonov "There Is Such a People" remains below the line of entering parliament. This is according to the latest representative study of "Alpha Research". It was conducted in the period June 25 - July 1, 2022, among 1017 adult citizens from all over the country, through a direct standardized interview with tablets.

GERB: "We Continue the Change" are Amateurs, it's their Time to Leave

"There is no need for any evidence that MPs are being bought", Desislava Atanasova from GERB told BNT. "A government and its survival to be a matter of dealings in parliament seems to me the height of ugliness that can happen in political life", she said and urged "We Continue the Change" (WCC) "amateurs, time to go".