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July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev is among heads of state from Nato countries in Central and Eastern Europe attending talks in Warsaw on July 22 to co-ordinate policy positions ahead of […]

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July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna says that it intends demolishing 200 illegal buildings in the Roma neighbourhood Maksuda, a move that follows clashes and tensions in Stara Zagora over […]

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July 21, 2014, by VOANews

The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously passed a resolution condemning the downing of the Malaysian passenger jet that killed all 298 aboard, and demanded that pro-Russian separatists controlling the […]

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July 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A code “orange” weather warning has been issued for six districts in northern and western Bulgaria on July 22 because of the forecast for heavy rain and thunderstorms, with a […]

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July 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

With Bulgaria’s current cabinet expected to resign by July 25, possibly on July 23, President Rossen Plevneliev has indicated the tasks that the caretaker cabinet will have to take up […]

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July 20, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The much-anticipated resignation of Bulgaria’s cabinet is nearing, possibly to be tabled on July 23, while domestic political squabbles – notably on the topic of who is to be nominated […]

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