Archive for February 12th, 2016

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February 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Cedar Foundation is organising another pub quiz to be held on Thursday, February 18 at JJ Murphy’s pub in Sofia (6 Karnigradska Street), starting at 7.30pm. Proceeds from the […]

Russia bristles at Nato expansion in Eastern Europe

February 12, 2016, by Daniel Schearf of VOANews

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov is to meet with the head of Nato, Jens Stoltenberg, Friday at a security conference in Munich after the Western ...

Film review: Deadpool

February 12, 2016, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

Deadpool flips the script in its opening scene already. The camera smoothly glides between bodies suspended in mid-air, tracking farther and farther ...

Turkish ambassador ‘largely confirms’ country’s ban on Dogan, Peevski – Bulgarian Foreign Ministry

February 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Turkey’s ambassador in Sofia, Süleyman Gökçe, has “largely confirmed” media reports that Movement for Rights and Freedoms honorar ...

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    Bulgaria busts group sex-trafficking women to Marseille
    February 12, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian Border Police neutralised an organised crime group that had been trafficking women for exploitation in Western Europe, mainly to Marseille in France, the Interior Ministry said on February 12 […]

  • IMF nominates Lagarde for further term as MD
    February 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The International Monetary Fund executive board has nominated incumbent managing director Christine Lagarde for a further term in that post. Lagarde was the only candidate submitted by the board by […]

  • Experts: Russia aims to curb NATO, EU aspirations in Balkans
    February 12, 2016, by VOANews

    Observers say Russian propaganda, NGOs and cultural organizations have made significant inroads in the Balkans – in Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro and Albania. Most Balkan countries aspire to join NATO and […]