Archive for January 18th, 2017

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January 18, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s 18 members of the European Parliament, from all parties, issued a joint statement on January 18 2017, calling on the European Commission to act a planned border blockade by […]

Bulgarian transport carriers threaten counter-blockade if protesting Greeks shut border

January 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Association of International Carriers said on January 18 that it would mount a counter-blockade if protesting Greek farmers went ahead w ...

Bulgaria’s new Chief of Defence takes office

January 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Vice-Admiral Emil Evtimov is Bulgaria’s acting Chief of Defence, succeeding General Konstantin Popov who stepped down because his former subordi ...

Snowdrifts in north-eastern Bulgaria close railway line, roads

January 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The railway line between the north-eastern Bulgarian villages of Samuil and Kaspichan, on the Rousse-Varna line, was closed on January 18 because of h ...