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Bulgaria is Ending the Derogation for Russian Oil?

The Parliamentary Economic Committee adopted the first reading of the Bill for Amendments and Supplements to the Law on Control of Implementation of Restrictive Measures in View of Russia’s Actions Destabilizing the Situation in Ukraine, submitted by Boyko Borissov, Kiril Petkov, Hristo Ivanov, Delyan Peevski, Delyan Dobrev, Desislava Atanasova,┬áMustafa Karadayi and Ivaylo Mirchev on July 28, 2023. The bill was supported by 12 votes in favor and 5 against, with no abstentions. It stipulates that within 30 days of its entry into force, the Council of Ministers will cancel the derogation for Bulgaria for Russian oil….