Archive for November 16th, 2015

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November 16, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the nine months of the year stood at 1.1 billion euro, the equivalent of 2.6 per cent of the gross domestic product, statistics from […]

Bulgarian President Plevneliev pays tribute to Unesco, calls for concerted action after Paris attacks

November 16, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev has called for an “upgrade” to the United Nations global counter-terrorism strategy, but emphasised ...

Increased security causes long queues of vehicles at Bulgaria’s border crossings with Turkey

November 16, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Long queues of lorries and cars formed at Bulgaria’s border crossings with Turkey at the Kapitan Andreevo and Lesovo checkpoints as a result of step ...

Macedonia considers barbed wire fences to stop refugee influxes

November 16, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

State authorities in Macedonia are looking into the possibility of installing barbed wire fences on the Greek border. This decision has been recommen ...

  • French fighter jets hit IS targets in Syria
    November 16, 2015, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

    French fighter jets have launched massive airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) stronghold of Raqqa, reportedly destroying a command post and a training camp. A French military statement said 10 […]