UK announces partnership with Bulgaria to combat organised crime

Participants:Bulgaria, UK
Summit:2nd summit - Moldova
Date:1 June 2023
Type:Verbal declaration
Pre-existing arrangement:Yes

The UK announced its intent to establish a new partnership with Bulgaria to disrupt the business model of organised criminal gangs who are deeply involved in illegal migration, increasing bilateral intelligence sharing with Bulgaria to detect and disrupt criminal gangs, building on previous work to disrupt the flow of illicit finance through organised crime networks.