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April 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

US vice president Joe Biden has assured Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev of the US’ “ironclad commitment” to the collective defence of its Nato allies, and thanked Plevneliev for Bulgaria’s contributions […]

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April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A special meeting of senior Bulgarian security and government officials on April 17 discussed major aspects of the crisis in Ukraine, including security of critical infrastructure in that country, the […]

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April 17, 2014, by Alex Bivol

As the Ukrainian crisis shows no signs of speedy resolution, one of the main corollaries of the situation has been the flurry of activity surrounding the South Stream gas pipeline […]

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April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Prosecutor-General Sotir Tsatsarov said on April 17 that it would be very difficult to identify individual perpetrators in the abuse of personal data, but prosecutors would endeavour to follow […]

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April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Hundreds of thousands of Bulgarians were expected to hit the road for the four-day Easter weekend from April 18 to 21, facing warnings of traffic delays in some parts of […]

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April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A special meeting of Bulgaria’s national staff of security chiefs and senior government officials has been called to discuss the crisis in Ukraine, while President Rossen Plevneliev has called on […]

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Pentagon to extend fighter jets deployment in Poland till end of the year

April 18, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

US defence secretary Chuck Hagel said on April 17 2014 that the American fighter aircraft deployed in Poland in March amid the Russia crisis would rem ...

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April 18, 2014, by The Budapest Times

Protesters have damaged the unfinished pedestal of the controversial monument to victims of the German occupation of Hungary in 1944 after breaking do ...

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Diplomats’ promise of de-escalation gets skeptical response

April 18, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

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April 17, 2014, by VOANews

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April 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

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