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November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The head of Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (SANS), Vladimir Pisanchev, has come under harsh political criticism from parties in government after his performance addressing a closed session of […]

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November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has held talks with Russian ambassador Yuriy Isakov, telling him that as a member of the European Union and Nato, Bulgaria shapes its policies on […]

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November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A vote in the European Parliament in Strasbourg on a draft resolution calling on the European Union to recognise a “Palestinian state” that was to have been held on November […]

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November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad drew 2-2 against Liverpoool in their Uefa Champions League match in Sofia on November 26, keeping their hopes of a third-place finish and a spot in the […]

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November 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Regional Prosecutor’s office in the Bulgarian town of Pazardzhik has laid criminal charges against Ahmed Musa Ahmed of taking part in a group involved in warmongering and imposition of […]

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November 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading on November 26 the revision of the 2014 Budget Act, which envisions a sharp increase in the consolidated Budget deficit and higher borrowing limits […]

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