All posts in Bulgaria

  • Forest fire burns near Bulgaria’s Rila Monastery
    August 20, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The wildfire near Bulgaria’s Rila Monastery was spreading, reports in Bulgarian media said on August 20, but it was no danger to the iconic monastery, one of Bulgaria’s best-known landmarks. […]

  • NY Times: Bulgarian media wars draw EC’s attention
    August 20, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Conflicts between Bulgarian media groups and the decline of media freedoms in Bulgaria has drawn the attention of the European Commission, The New York Times reported on August 19. The […]

  • Support for Pussy Riot in Sofia
    August 17, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    Supporters for jailed Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot covered the heads of sculptures at the base of the monument to the Soviet Army in Sofia with bright balaclavas, the […]

  • Bulgaria releases image of second suicide bombing suspect
    August 16, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry released on August 16 a reconstructed image of the second man believed to be involved in the suicide bombing at Sarafovo airport in Bourgas on July 18, […]