Australian diplomats hit back at Bulgaria in war of words over Jock Palfreeman  Sydney Morning HeraldView full coverage on Google News
Australian diplomats say the Bulgarian government has been misrepresenting them over the detention Jock Palfreeman amid rising tensions between the countries.Australian diplomats say the Bulgarian government has been misrepresenting them over the detention Jock Palfreeman amid rising tensions between the countries.

Australia accuses the Bulgarian Government of verballing Canberra's top representative to the region in a formal statement on Jock Palfreeman's extraordinary detention in Sofia, raising diplomatic tensions between the two countries to a new high.Australia accuses the Bulgarian Government of verballing Canberra's top representative to the region in a formal statement on Jock Palfreeman's extraordinary detention in Sofia.

DFAT accuses Bulgaria of mispresenting Australian diplomat's comments on Jock Palfreeman case - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Jock Palfreeman was sentenced to 20 years behind bars for stabbing a university student to death in a brawl in 2007.Jock Palfreeman was sentenced to 20 years behind bars for stabbing a university student to death in a brawl in 2007.

Jock Palfreeman: Australia seems to backflip on support of his release from Bulgarian prison | Daily Mail Online

“https://t.co/Pcclv0HzQl this is getting messy - ⁦@dfat⁩ says Bulgaria misquoted its official on the Palfreeman case https://t.co/M8f5XDYqex”

Stephen Drill on Twitter: "https://t.co/Pcclv0HzQl this is getting messy - ⁦@dfat⁩ says Bulgaria misquoted its official on the Palfreeman case https://t.co/M8f5XDYqex"

“Jock Palfreeman remains behind bars as Bulgarian court adjourns hearing https://t.co/p14tNISxWP”

amanda meade on Twitter: "Jock Palfreeman remains behind bars as Bulgarian court adjourns hearing https://t.co/p14tNISxWP"

“Australian Jock Palfreeman – who’s spent more than 10 years in Bulgarian jail for murder – thought he’d be home by now after being granted parole last month| @PhoebeBowden https://t.co/S3UPeAZjWP”

Sandra Sully on Twitter: "Australian Jock Palfreeman – who’s spent more than 10 years in Bulgarian jail for murder – thought he’d be home by now after being granted parole last month| @PhoebeBowden https://t.co/S3UPeAZjWP"

“Media scrum as the hearing into Jock Palfreeman’s early parole gets underway in Bulgaria’s highest court @9NewsAUS”

Sophie Walsh on Twitter: "Media scrum as the hearing into Jock Palfreeman’s early parole gets underway in Bulgaria’s highest court @9NewsAUS… "

Bulgarian authorities should clarify the legal basis for the continued detention of an Australian citizen, Jock Palfreeman, or release him immediately.Bulgarian authorities should clarify the legal basis for the continued detention of an Australian citizen, Jock Palfreeman, or release him immediately.

Bulgaria: Despite Court Order, Australian Still Detained | Human Rights Watch