Archive for September 22nd, 2016

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September 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of first-time asylum-seekers registered in Bulgaria in the second quarter of 2016 was 3505, a decrease of 13 per cent compared with the first quarter of the year, […]

Bulgaria arrests 21-year-old dual citizen on terrorism charges

September 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A 21-year-old man appeared in Bulgaria’s Special Criminal Court on September 22 to face charges of undertaking firearms training with the intent ...

Twelve parties, five coalitions register for Bulgaria’s November 2016 presidential elections

September 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

All the political parties represented in Bulgaria’s National Assembly have registered to participate in Bulgaria’s November 2016 president ...

Bulgarian President, Iran’s Rouhani discuss trade, rail network co-operation

September 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Iran considers Bulgaria a friendly country and a key partner in co-operation with the European Union, a statement by the Bulgarian President’s o ...

  • A 13-euro entry fee for the EU?
    September 22, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    The EU is planning to massively increase its border controls. Those who want to enter have to register, or apply for a visa. The goal is more security, though EU […]

  • Deputy minister: Refugee hostels to be moved out of Sofia
    September 22, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus

    Bulgaria’s Deputy Interior Minister Philip Gunev has said his country could accept only 3000 more refugees. Two days earlier, the Bulgarian press had reported the refugee camps were filled to a capacity […]

  • The Yellowjackets in Sofia: Masters of Intellectual Fusion
    September 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The 1980-s had just begun, when guitarist Robben Ford, keyborder Russell Ferrante, bass hero Jimmy Haslip and drummer Ricky Lawson decided to form a Fusion group. The actual Fusion era […]