Archive for August 21st, 2012

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August 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romania’s constitutional court invalidated on August 21 the presidential impeachment referendum held on July 29, saying that the plebiscite was void because it failed to meet the turnout criteria, which […]

Anonymous hack website of Moscow court, post Azis video

August 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Hacker collective Anonymous took credit for defacing on August 21 the website of the Khamovnichesky district court in Moscow where last week three mem ...

Fires in Bulgaria’s Rila Mountains contained – Interior Ministry

August 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Despite the difficult terrain, the wildfires burning in the Rila Mountains are under control, the Interior Ministry said on August 21. The fire near B ...

Bulgarian Finance Minister rejects police demands for higher wages

August 21, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Simeon Dyankov said on August 21 that there was “no reason” to increase the salaries of police officers by 25 per ce ...

  • Bomb blast kills seven in southeastern Turkey
    August 21, 2012, by VOANews

    At least seven people have been killed in a car bomb explosion in southeastern Turkey. Police say the bomb occurred Monday night in the town of Gaziantep, near the country’s […]