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Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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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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 ...

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian professor: Russia wants to divide the Orthodox Christian world

June 23, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian professor Kalin Yanakiev says that he is convinced that the Bulgarian Orthodox Church decided against attending the Pan-Orthodox Council in ...

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Bulgarian Tourism Minister backs Sunny Beach checkpoints plan

June 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister has defended a controversial plan to set up police checkpoints throughout the Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach. The p ...

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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 […]