Momchil Metodiev talks about our right to insist that security services in democratic countries are different from those in communist regimes and that their distinction lies in the consequences of the actions of these services.

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INTELLIGENCE AND STATE SECURITY?


Read the impressions of the participants in the kick-off meeting for the project “Mapping a generation in transition”, conducted in Sofia in May 2015 and hosted by Sofia Platform.

MAPPING A GENERATION IN TRANSITION: IMPRESSIONS FROM SOFIA


Sarah Ahmed, a sociologist and activist, based in Sanaa (Yemen) and a co-founder of the initiative #SupportYemen, shared here views on the crisis in Yemen with us.

SARAH AHMED: A VIEW FROM INSIDE YEMEN


Rossitsa Deleva, an analyst focusing on MENA and a Special Envoy to Syria for the Bulgarian Minister of Foreign Affairs Nickolay Mladenov (2012-2013) talked to us about the on-going civil war in Syria and the rise of ISIS.

ROSSITSA DELEVA: ABOUT SYRIA, ISIS AND BEYOND