Bulgaria proposes to take over EU truck cargo, drive it to Turkey

Euractiv | Mar 26, 2020 at 5:11 PM
  • Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov will propose to EU leaders during their teleconference on Thursday (26 March) that his country would transship goods of trucks from EU countries going to Turkey.
  • Ankara does not allow truck drivers from a list of 67 countries, including most EU countries but excluding Bulgaria, to enter Turkish territory.
  • The alternative for the EU trucks is that they spend 14 days of quarantine at Uzundjovo.