Rumen Radev

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Rumen Radev
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5th President of Bulgaria
Assumed office
22 January 2017
Prime MinisterBoyko Borisov
Ognyan Gerdzhikov (Acting)
Boyko Borisov
Vice PresidentIliana Iotova
Preceded byRosen Plevneliev
Personal details
Born
Rumen Georgiev Radev

(1963-06-18) 18 June 1963 (age 55)
Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria
Political partyIndependent (1990–present)
Spouse(s)Ginka Radeva (?–2014; divorced)
Desislava Radeva (2016–present)
ChildrenDarina (b. 2001)
Georgi (b. 2003)
Alma materBulgarian Air Force University
Rakovski Military Academy
Air War College
Military service
Allegiance People's Republic of Bulgaria
 Bulgaria
Branch/serviceRoundel of Bulgaria.svg Bulgarian Air Force
Years of service1987–2017
RankMajor General

Rumen Georgiev Radev (Bulgarian: Румен Георгиев Радев; born 18 June 1963) is a Bulgarian politician and former Major General. He is the 6th and current President of Bulgaria since January 22, 2017. He was Commander of the Bulgarian Air Force.[1][2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-bulgaria-election-exitpoll-idUSKBN1380Q7?il=0
  2. "Pro-Russia candidate wins Bulgaria's presidential run-off". euronews.com. 13 November 2016. Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  3. "Bulgaria Faces Uncertainty After Election Of Pro-Russia President". Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. 13 November 2016. Retrieved 24 November 2016.