Thu, May 23 2013
Trends in organised crime in Bulgaria include some groups shifting from illegal drug trafficking to trading in contraband cigarettes.
Ioan Clamparu (42) was arrested in October 2011 after being targeted in Interpol’s Operation Infra-Red which pursues long-term international fugitives.
Group was arrested while attempting to exchange a baby for money.
Prosecutors said the passengers were aware of the Afghans hidden among them on the bus and being smuggled into the country.
The man (33) was arrested after a woman that he had met at a wedding two years earlier and whom he had persuaded to follow him to London - where she was forced into prostitution - escaped.
Problems identifying victims make prosecution difficult.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her Ukrainian counterpart have pledged increased efforts to combat human trafficking in Ukraine
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.