Archive for May 22nd, 2015

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May 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign ministers from four Eastern European countries – Bulgaria, Slovakia, Hungary, and Romania – signed a memorandum on cooperation in connecting national gas transmission networks, developing gas interconnections and securing […]

Bulgarian PM Borissov: Eastern Europe should not have to choose between EU and Russia

May 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Eastern European countries should not be faced with the dilemma of choosing between the EU and Russia, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on ...

No promises, but EU wants to stay friends with its eastern partners

May 22, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

European Union leaders will keep their co-operation with Ukraine and five other ex-Soviet republics, but membership looks far off. That’s the th ...

Bulgaria, Italy to deepen co-operation to cope with rising illegal migration

May 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi have agreed to deepen co-operation to tackle migratory pressure. This ...

  • Tsipras looks for political deal in Riga
    May 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Prime minister Alexis Tsipras arrived in Riga Thursday for a European Union leaders’ meeting on the sidelines of which he is scheduled to hold talks with German chancellor Angela Merkel […]

  • Europe follows US lead in tackling ‘conflict minerals’
    May 22, 2015, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Metals mined from conflict zones in places like the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are often sold by warlords to buy weapons. This week European lawmakers voted to force manufacturers […]