(DF) Bulgarian Interior Ministry Chief Secretary Confers with Europol Executive Director

September 22 (BTA) – Chief Secretary of the Interior Ministry, Chief Commissar Peter Todorov, conferred with the Executive Director of Europol, Catherine De Bolle, during a two-day international forum on law enforcement in Rome, the Bulgarian Interior Ministry said in a press release on Wednesday. In Rome Todorov headed the Bulgarian delegation taking part in the event which discussed ways to prevent fraud with EU funding in member states’ recovery plans. During his meeting with De Bolle, Todorov said that the issue of preventing fraud with EU funding is extremely important and timely. Todorov noted Bulgaria’s readiness to further develop the partnership with Europol. He also said that Bulgaria traditionally maintains a high level of information exchange with Europol. The Bulgarian official invited De Bolle to visit Sofia. RY/ZH //