Archive for October 21st, 2016

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October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian military personnel prevented 350 migrants from crossing into the country across the Turkish border in the past month and a half, Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said on October 21 […]

Bulgarian Parliament takes step to removing limit on polling stations in EU countries

October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament approved on October 21 the first reading of amendments to the Electoral Code, including removing in European Union countri ...

Borissov: In CETA deal, Canada lifts visa requirements for Bulgarians, Romanians from December 1 2017

October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria and Romania withdrew their objections to the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) after getting written assurances fro ...

MP for Bulgaria’s Reformist Bloc quits parliamentary group

October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A member of Parliament elected on the ticket of Bulgaria’s centre-right coalition the Reformist Bloc has left its parliamentary group to sit as ...

  • EU leaders stop short of sanctioning Russia over Aleppo
    October 21, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Despite the daunting range of Russian threats, EU leaders in Brussels sent no return fire. They were unable to muster anything other a vague warning on holding Russia accountable for […]

  • It has been Confirmed: Bulgaria Sends Cosmonaut to Twix
    October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Boryana Kirova is the first Bulgarian cosmonaut to set foot on another planet. The Bulgarian Space Institute (BSI) confirmed, she will be taking part in NASA’s flight to Twix. The […]

  • Bulgarian Black Sea: The Dolphins are in Danger
    October 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A growing number of dead dolphins are washing up on the beaches of Bulgaria and Romania. Many of them died because they got trapped in illegal fishing nets. Watch this […]