Archive for September 18th, 2015

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September 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry has issued the latest in a series of travel advisories because of the migrant crisis in Europe, this time cautioning those travelling in Germany, the Netherlands, Croatia, […]

PM Borissov: Bulgaria can cope with a refugee quota of 1200

September 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria could cope with a quota of 1200 refugees, and in this way the country would show solidarity and understanding of the issue, Prime Minister Bo ...

Swastikas, hate speech cleaned off walls of schools in Sofia

September 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Swastikas and ethnic hate speech graffiti were cleaned off the walls of schools in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia on September 18 as part of the ...

7240 first-time asylum applications in Bulgaria in first half of 2015

September 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

There were 7240 first-time asylum applications in Bulgaria between the beginning of January and the end of June 2015, according to figures released on ...

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 18
    September 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Council President Donald Tusk has convened a special meeting of the European Council on September 23 to discuss the migrant crisis. The meeting follows an earlier, failed attempt to […]