|51st Prime Minister of Bulgaria|
Acting: 13 March 2013 – 29 May 2013
|Preceded by||Boyko Borisov|
|Succeeded by||Plamen Oresharski|
|51st Minister of Foreign Affairs|
13 March 2013 – 29 May 2013
|Preceded by||Nikolay Mladenov|
|Succeeded by||Kristian Vigenin|
17 December 1960 |
Washington, DC, USA
|Political party||Union of Democratic Forces (1998–2001)
|Alma mater||University of National and
Marin Raykov Nikolov (Bulgarian: Марин Райков Николов; born 17 December 1960 in Washington, D.C., USA) is a Bulgarian politician and diplomat who was appointed to serve as a caretaker Prime Minister of Bulgaria and minister of foreign affairs of Bulgaria on 12 March 2013 by Bulgarian president Rosen Plevneliev. He left office on 29 May 2013 with his interim deputy PM Ekaterina Zakharieva.
Marin Raykov’s father, Rayko Nikolov, was himself a career diplomat.
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- "Who Is Who: Bulgaria's Deputy Foreign Minister Marin Raykov". Novinite.com. Sofia News Agency. Retrieved 13 March 2014.