PRESS RELEASE: The Pazardjik District Court Approved a Settlement for a Sentence of 11-Month Imprisonment of Mitko Yonkov’s Attacker
On 11 July the Pazardjik District Court sentenced Angel Kaleev in accordance to an approved settlement between him and the prosecution to 11-month imprisonment, deferred for a probation period of three years.
PRESS RELEASE: Prosecutors in Sredets Find That Dinko Valev Incited Discrimination, Hatred and Violence against Refugees, Forwards the Case to the Sofia Regional Prosecutor’s Office
Valev acted out of stereotypical bias and prejudice.
Today, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Hungary’s two-month-long detention of an Iranian gay man applying for asylum is a violation of the European Convention on Human Rights.
Authorities inundated with reports of 331 hate crime incidents, compared to the normal weekly average of 63.
PRESS RELEASE: Human Rights Activists and Citizens Appealed the Refusal of Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office to Initiate Proceedings against the Bulgarian Prime Minister for Praising Vigilante Refugee Hunters
Thinktank says far-right lone attacks present bigger threat despite media and public focus on Islamist extremists