|Author (Person)||Petrov, Nikolay|
|Series Title||Financial Times|
A Bulgarian investigative journalist and radio presenter Bobi Tsankov who wrote about Bulgaria's powerful organised crime groups was shot dead on the 5 January 2010 in the centre of Sofia.
Mr Tsankov was shot in the back in the entrance to an office building in the first gangland killing since a new centre-right government came to power in June 2009 pledging a crackdown on mafia activity.
|Countries / Regions||Bulgaria|