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September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian border police have in the past month forced Syrian asylum seekers back to Turkey and beaten some of them, Human Rights Watch said on September 18 2014, saying that […]

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Bulgarian court denies appeal to overturn arrest warrant on CCB majority shareholder Vassilev

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia Court of Appeals ruled on September 18 to reject the appeal brought by lawyers acting on behalf of Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder of the ...

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Bulgaria approves co-operation programmes with neighboring countries

September 18, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s cabinet has approved a series of cross-border co-operation programmes with Romania, Greece, Turkey, Serbia and Macedonia. The programmes ...

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Bulgaria’s October elections: 98 candidate MPs named as communist-era spies

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Ninety-eight candidate MPs in Bulgaria’s October 5 2014 parliamentary elections have been named as former State Security people, with the commun ...


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    Bulgaria fears new gas deliveries interruption – Deputy PM
    September 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria was preparing contingency plans in case of a new interruption in gas supplies from Russia, which was seen as a high-probability scenario, Bulgarian caretaker Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva […]