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October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) will accept an invitation to second-round talks with election winner GERB on a future government, but for now the party plans to remain in opposition, […]

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October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court, in a ruling on October 10, refused a request to extradite Russian human rights anti-Putin activist from Bulgaria to Russia, a decision that followed the Sofia City […]

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October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has for the second consecutive year been placed 100th in Reporters Without Borders’ World Press Freedom index, again also making it the European Union country with the worst rating. […]

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October 21, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The announcement by Bulgaria’s centre-right GERB party leader Boiko Borissov that four parties were to be invited to second-round talks on the formation of a new government has drawn reserved […]

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October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A survey by international pollsters Gallup has found that on a list of “partly free” countries, the Bulgarian government in 2013 had the second-lowest approval rating in the world. Released […]

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October 21, 2014, by VOANews

Citing health concerns, Russia on Monday announced new sanctions on meat products from the European Union, widening its restrictions on Western food products. Its federal supervisory agency for agriculture, the […]

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Bulgarian Socialist Party to accept invitation to second-round talks with GERB on government

October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) will accept an invitation to second-round talks with election winner GERB on a future government, but for now the ...

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Polish former foreign minister: Putin offered to divide Ukraine with Poland

October 21, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Poland’s Parliamentary Speaker and former foreign minister, Radoslaw Sikorski, has been quoted by the US Politico website as saying that back in ...

Nikolay Koblyakov

Sofia City Court refuses request to extradite Koblyakov from Bulgaria to Russia

October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court, in a ruling on October 10, refused a request to extradite Russian human rights anti-Putin activist from Bulgaria to Russia, a decisi ...

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian given suspended sentence for vote-buying

October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A man who was arrested a day after Bulgaria’s October 5 parliamentary elections for offering people 20 leva (about 10 euro) to vote for the Move ...

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Bulgaria again lowest-ranked EU country in RSF’s World Press Freedom Index

October 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has for the second consecutive year been placed 100th in Reporters Without Borders’ World Press Freedom index, again also making it the ...

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Reserved responses among four parties invited to second-round talks on Bulgarian government

October 21, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The announcement by Bulgaria’s centre-right GERB party leader Boiko Borissov that four parties were to be invited to second-round talks on the forma ...