Archive for February 24th, 2016

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February 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria has built up its relations with Greece over 25 years and will not allow 100 to 200 Greek farmers to ruin the work done, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov […]

Bulgaria arrests nine Veliko Turnovo tax officials for bribery

February 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

In an operation led by the Special Public Prosecutor’s Office, nine National Revenue Agency officials in the Bulgarian city of Veliko Turnovo we ...

Yordan Sokolov, former Speaker of Bulgarian Parliament and interior minister, dies at 83

February 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Yordan Sokolov, Speaker of Bulgaria’s National Assembly from 1997 and 2001 and who had been interior minister in the Philip Dimitrov government ...

Extradition hearing of Bulgarian banker Vassilev in Serbia postponed

February 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Belgrade court postponed to March 16 the hearing of an extradition request, lodged by Bulgaria against Tsvetan Vassilev, former majority shareholder ...

  • Slovak personalities protest against a wire curtain
    February 24, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    “The abolition of the iron curtain, the accession to the European Union and the Schengen Area meant a real return of Slovakia to the free, open world and belongs to […]

  • Blockades again close Bulgaria – Greece border checkpoints
    February 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Ilinden – Exochi border checkpoint between Bulgaria and Greece was closed to vehicle traffic in both directions on the morning of February 24, while the Kulata – Promachonas checkpoint […]

  • Macedonia’s early elections postponed to June 5
    February 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Republic of Macedonia’s early parliamentary elections will be held on June 5. This decision was approved after midnight by 73 MPs of VMRO-DPMNE and BDI (Democratic Union for Integration), […]