Archive for December 19th, 2012

another film poster for hobbit
Latest
December 19, 2012, by Elena Pashkovskaya of The Kyiv Post

Everybody who enjoyed “The Lord Of The Rings” epic trilogy was looking forward to the moment when another John Ronald Reuel Tolkien book, “The Hobbit,” would be brought to the […]

Moscow_Russia_Flag_and_Hammer_and_Sickle photo Victorgrigas

Russian parliament passes measure banning US adoptions

December 19, 2012, by VOANews

Russia’s parliament has approved a measure banning Americans from adopting Russian children. Lawmakers from Russia’s lower house of parlia ...

snow trees road photo roctek

Bulgaria faces new snowfalls overnight after day of traffic disruptions and power cuts in villages

December 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Eastern Bulgaria was facing a night of heavy snowfalls that in combination with strong winds would mean snowdrifts, weather forecasters said on Decemb ...

A United States Air Force F16. Photo: USAF

Bulgarian Cabinet mandates Defence Minister to negotiate purchase of fighter jets without calling tender

December 19, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Cabinet, in a December 19 2012 decision, handed Defence Minister Anyu Angelov a mandate to negotiate the purchase of multi-role jet fight ...


  • Bulgarian Parliament photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Bulgarian Parliament passes Asset Forfeiture Act amendments
    December 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading on December 19 amendments to the Asset Forfeiture Act, the law regulating the confiscation of assets acquired through criminal activity first passed by MPs […]

  • Serbian ministry of foreign affairs Belgrade
    Bulgaria, Serbia to work on good neighbourliness agreement
    December 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria and Serbia have agreed that as soon as possible, they should sign a treaty on co-operation and good neighbourliness, and should prepare joint government meetings on the model of […]