All posts in Bulgaria

  • Police remove barricades at Turkish-Bulgarian border
    March 24, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Amid growing tension between Sofia and Ankara, Bulgarian police on Friday removed barricades protesters had erected at at least two border crossings with Turkey. Bulgarian nationalists had attempted to prevent Bulgarian-Turkish […]

  • Bulgaria elections 2017: Daily roundup, March 24
    March 24, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Campaigning in Bulgaria’s March 26 2017 elections closes – or is by law, is required to, lest anyone carry on beyond this pont – at midnight on Friday. It is […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2017 elections: The view from abroad
    March 24, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The press in foreign countries does not always know what is really going on in Bulgaria, depending on the publication. Several newspapers, even within in the European Union, thought President Radev […]

  • Man arrested after candidate MP assaulted in central Sofia
    March 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Emil Jassim, a candidate MP for former justice minister Hristo Ivanov’s Yes Bulgaria coalition, was assaulted in central Sofia on March 23, a few days ahead of the parliamentary election. […]