Nikolay Svinarov

Nikolay Avramov Svinarov (Bulgarian: Николай Аврамов Свинаров) (born 6 May 1958) is a Bulgarian politician who served as the Minister of Defence in the Sakskoburggotski cabinet between 2001 and 2005.[1]

Nikolay Svinarov
Personal details
Born (1958-05-06) 6 May 1958 (age 64)
Shoumen, Bulgaria
ProfessionPolitician, Attorney


Born in Shoumen, Svinarov completed his legal studies at Sofia University in 1982 and subsequently worked as an attorney.[2]

He was a member of the 39th and 40th National Parliaments.[2]

On 24 July 2001, Svinarov assumed his duties as Minister of Defense in the Sakskoburggotski government and fulfilled his full mandate, stepping down on 17 August 2005.[2]

Between 5 December 2007 and 25 June 2009, he held the position of chairman of the parliamentary group of Bulgarian New Democracy (Bulgarian: Българска нова демокрация).[2]


  1. ^ "ДАТИ И СЪБИТИЯ ПО ПЪТЯ НА БЪЛГАРИЯ КЪМ ЧЛЕНСТВОТО В НАТО (1990-2004)" (PDF) (in Bulgarian). Retrieved 4 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d "Профил на Николай Свинаров" (in Bulgarian). Retrieved 4 January 2015.