site.btaCitizens Protest Against Denkov-Gabriel Draft Cabinet
Citizens gathered at a protest in front of the National Assembly against the Denkov-Gabriel draft cabinet, which is expected to be voted on later on Tuesday. They blocked the traffic along Tsar Osvoboditel Boulevard.
The National Assembly will vote on the cabinet proposed by Continue the Change-Democratic Bulgaria (CC-DB) PM-designate Nikolay Denkov at an extraordinary sitting at 1 p.m. on Tuesday. If elected, this will be Bulgaria's first regular government on a rotating basis. Denkov will rotate as Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister over a nine-month period with Mariya Gabriel of GERB-UDF.
On Monday, Vazrazhdane leader Kostadin Kostadinov said that the "government of the American embassy" will be voted in parliament and called on every free Bulgarian to go to the National Assembly.