Archive for September 21st, 2013

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September 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The sixth annual Sofia Pride parade on September 21 2013 passed off peacefully, as police kept a counter-protest separate from participants in the parade. It was the first time that […]

Russian soldier on Plovdiv hill gets undressed

September 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Aloysha, the soaring landmark monument to the Soviet army on Plovdiv’s Bunardzhika hill, was stripped by climbers of the red cloak and black gag wit ...

Romanian president Basescu challenges new law on referendum

September 21, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romanian President Traian Basescu today lodged a complaint with the Constitutional Court, the country’s highest court, over the amendments brought t ...

Plovdiv’s Soviet ‘Alyosha’ soldier monument draped with red cloak

September 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Residents of Bulgaria’s second city of Plovdiv woke on September 21 to the sight of the landmark giant monument to the Soviet soldier, Alyosha, drap ...