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July 26, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

At their respective meetings in Sofia and Skopje on July 26, the governments of Bulgaria and of the Republic of Macedonia both approved the draft Agreement on Friendship, Neighborhood and […]

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July 26, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Archaeologists working at the Rusokastro fortress site near Bourgas on Bulgaria’s southern Black Sea coast have made a rare find, an ivory icon that they believe would have belonged to […]

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July 26, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

More than 200 people have been questioned after three men attacked and seriously injured Bulgarian National Television journalist Ivo Nikodimov, Interior Ministry chief secretary Mladen Marinov told BNT on July […]

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July 26, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

For Thursday, July 27, 2017, a dangerous weather warning is in place for 14 Bulgarian provinces in Western and Central Bulgaria. The reason: Forecasters are expecting intense rainfall and thunderstorms. […]

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July 25, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

An MP for Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party, Zhivko Martinov, who is to face charges of extortion and corruption, is resigning from the National Assembly, parliamentary leader Tsvetan […]

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July 25, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

David Christian Bongartz was born in the Western German town of Aachen in 1980. When he was four years old, his brother received a violin, but David was the one […]

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