He conducts research and writes stories, analyses, comment pieces and interviews for international and Bulgarian outlets. His writing has appeared in Deutsche Welle, Euronews, Balkaninsight and Euractiv, among others. He has also worked in the Bulgarian National Radio, in newspapers, and in media regulation.

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Dimitar Ganev
Political topics in Bulgaria and the Balkans, migration, and EU affairs

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Is Europe a dangerous place for Turkish dissidents?

  • Human Rights
  • Migration
  • Politics

Turkish communities living in Europe were affected politically by the 15 July 2016 unsuccessful coup d’état.  At least twenty-three Turkish citizens, political opponents of Erdogan, were abducted by the authorities of Bulgaria, Moldova, Kosovo, Ukraine, and Serbia and sent back to Turkey. The expulsions bypassed the sanctions of national courts.