Archive for January 14th, 2017

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January 14, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greek farmers have said that they will begin protests on January 23 2017, with blockades of roads including checkpoints at the border with Bulgaria, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio reported […]

Refugees, migrants risk death as bitter cold grips Europe

January 14, 2017, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

U.N. aid agencies are appealing to authorities in Europe to assist and protect thousands of refugees and migrants trying to survive the harsh winter w ...

Germany to deport asylum-seekers back to Greece

January 14, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Germany is set to reverse a six-year-old block on the deportation of asylum-seekers back to Greece, despite a humanitarian crisis in the refugee camps ...

Bulgarian prosecutors charge only 6 of 25 Varna customs officers held for corruption

January 14, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian prosecutors have laid criminal charges against only six of the 25 Varna customs officers and other individuals arrested for alleged corrupti ...

  • Radev, Rakiya and Ryanair: This Day in Numbers
    January 14, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    This is a random mix of facts in numbers. 9 degrees is today’s maximum temperature at Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast. 12,000 is the number of secret service agents, which were […]