Archive for September 23rd, 2015

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September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Public broadcaster Bulgarian National Television hosted on September 23 a special broadcast on the theme “Voices of Humanity” in aid of the growing number of people seeking asylum in Europe. […]

Tusk: ‘We are talking about millions of potential refugees trying to reach Europe’

September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Council President Donald Tusk issued a dire warning as he arrived for the special meeting of EU leaders he had called for September 23 to dis ...

Bulgarian PM on migrant crisis: 10 million Syrians could cross from Turkey to Bulgaria

September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

About 10 million Syrian refugees could cross the border from Turkey to Bulgaria in the near future, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on Se ...

Tusk tells EU leaders to end migrant blame game

September 23, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

European Council President Donald Tusk has called for an end to the “recriminations” and mix-ups at the EU leaders’ summit on refuge ...

  • Slovakia to sue EU
    September 23, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia will defend itself from the mandatory quotas approved by the European Union’s interior ministers, said Prime Minister Robert Fico following the cabinet’s September 23 session. The Slovak government will file a […]

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 23
    September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Union leaders are gathering on September 23 2015 for an emergency meeting in Brussels to discuss the next steps after interior ministers agreed to a plan to distribute 120 000 […]

  • Bulgaria faces EU infringement proceedings over refugees
    September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria is among 19 European Union countries against which the European Commission (EC) adopted infringement decisions on September 23 for failing to fully implement legislation making up the Common European […]

  • Bulgaria: Refugee relocation ‘only a temporary solution’
    September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission’s refugee relocation quota system is only a temporary solution, according to Bulgaria’s position adopted at a September 23 Cabinet meeting a few hours before a special European […]