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PM's party has strong showing in Bulgaria's local elections

Oct. 27, 2019 4:53 PM EDT

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Exit poll results from Sunday's local elections in Bulgaria reaffirm Prime Minister Boyko Borissov's center-right GERB party's political dominance. The main challengers, the Socialists and a liberal pro-Western bloc, failed to gain outright victories in the capital, Sofia, and in...

President of Bulgarian soccer resigns after fan racism, loss

Oct. 15, 2019 11:24 AM EDT

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Criticized around Europe for the racist behavior of Bulgarian fans and under pressure from the country's prime minister following a run of poor results, the president of the country's soccer federation resigned on Tuesday. A few hours later, Bulgarian special police forces raided the...