All posts in Bulgaria

May 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A former ambassador of Bulgaria in Moscow, Ilian Vassilev, is among citizens of European Union countries who have been barred from entering Russia. Most of the names are people from […]

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Communism’s crimes and political violence must be remembered to prevent a repeat – Parliament Speaker

May 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The crimes and political violence of Bulgaria’s former totalitarian regime must be remembered to prevent them being repeated, Parliament Speaker ...

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Sofia traffic police start extensive checks on motorists

May 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia traffic police began extensive checks on motorists on May 29, looking out for traffic violations, wanted persons and vehicles, officials said. A ...

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Smoking declines in EU, Greeks and Bulgarians top tobacco consumption

May 29, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

While smoking has declined across Europe, including among young people, the highest rates of smoking continue to be in Greece and Bulgaria, a Eurobaro ...