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December 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Big names such as Queen and Adam Lambert, Enrique Iglesias, Brian May and Kerry Ellis, and Foreigner are among those that will be on stage in concert in Bulgaria in […]

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In a class of its own: The American College of Sofia

December 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

“What is the communicative value of this sentence?” asks Roumy Ivanova. Hands shoot up for the chance to answer. We are sitting in the eig ...


Turkish Stream evaporates into the ether – more economics than estrangement

December 3, 2015, by Alex Bivol

A year ago, nearly to the day, Russian President Vladimir Putin was announcing, during a visit to Ankara, that the South Stream gas pipeline would be ...

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Bulgaria: Politics and Protests in the 21st Century – the book

November 30, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria is heading into the remainder of the 21st century with a considerable list of things to do. The challenges that the country faces are manifol ...

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    Paris primer: rundown on climate talks
    November 30, 2015, by Rosanne Skirble of VOANews

    Despite the recent terrorist attacks in the French capital, the climate meeting set for November 30-December 11 in Paris will go ahead as scheduled. Here’s a primer on what the […]

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    Opinion: Looking away from the Greece-Macedonia border
    November 24, 2015, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    Following the reprehensible terror attacks in Paris, politicians and the media have understandably concentrated on the security situation, the hunt for perpetrators and the fight against “Islamic State.” However, refugees [&hell ...

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    What’s on: Kinomania 2015
    November 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Kinomania Film Festival returns to Sofia for its 29th annual edition, between November 12 and 29. This year’s event does not have a particular focus, but, as usual, film aficionados […]

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    Remembrance Sunday in Sofia 2015: ‘We shall remember them’
    November 8, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Ambassadors, military representatives, former service people and members of the expatriate community attended the traditional Remembrance Sunday service in Sofia on November 8 2015, honouring those who died in the […]