On Wednesday 23 May, the Committee for Immigration, Integration and Asylum met with the vice-premier and minister of Internal Affairs of Bulgaria, Tsvetan Tsvetanov. 


The Members of Parliament discussed the intended entry of Bulgaria to the Schengen Agreement and the repression of crime and corruption by the Bulgarian government. Currently, the member states of the European Union (EU) are discussing the entry of Bulgaria and Romania to the EU. Entry conditions for both countries are improving the combat on crime and corruption and reforming the rule of law.