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June 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Reactions to the Brexit vote among Bulgarian politicians in the National Assembly and the European Parliament included predictions of a negative effect on Bulgaria and a call on the government […]

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Top EU officials ask Britain to begin exit negotiations ‘as soon as possible’

June 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The heads of the European Union’s main institutions acknowledged the outcome of the British referendum to leave the EU and asked the British gov ...

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Brexit: Tusk proposes talks among remaining 27 EU countries

June 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Responding to the UK vote to leave the European Union, European Council President Donald Tusk said on June 24 that he was proposing talks on the proce ...

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Bulgaria on Brexit: A bad day for Europe, a triumph for nationalists and populists

June 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev both described the UK vote to leave the European Union as a bad day ...

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    Bulgarian, German presidents speak out against Brexit
    June 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In Sofia, the presidents of Bulgaria and Germany have expressed hope that the United Kingdom’s June 23 referendum will see the UK remain in the EU. Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev, […]

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    EU agrees to set up European Border and Coast Guard
    June 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Union institutions agreed on June 22 2016 on setting up a European Border and Coast Guard, which the EU plans to have operational this summer. A statement said that […]

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    Poll: Confidence in Bulgarian government drops
    June 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Confidence in the Bulgarian government has dropped by two per cent over the period March to June, while the approval rating of the country’s Parliament has plunged to a mere […]