Geshev, Timmermans discuss strengthening of rule of law in EU

Bulgarian Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev held a working meeting on Wednesday in Brussels with Executive Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans, the Prosecuting Magistracy said in a press release Thursday.

The two officials discussed the planned introduction of the new enhanced rule of law mechanism covering all EU Member States.
Geshev, who took the post as Prosecutor General in January, pledged to inform the EC of the work of the Prosecuting Magistracy in countering corruption, organized crime and misuse of EU funds, as well as of the current state of the processes pertaining to the rule of law in Bulgaria. Geshev said that the Prosecuting Magistracy is in favour of an open dialogue and partnership with the European institutions.

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