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April 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The district court in the Bulgarian town of Lovech overturned the acquittal earlier by a lower court of a man with multiple sclerosis on marijuana possession charges. The March 27 […]


Early start to Bulgaria’s summer tourism season as first group of Austrian pensioners arrive

April 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

One swallow may not a summer make, but once again mid-April has seen a flight in of the early birds of Bulgaria’s Sunny Beach tourism season, a ...

General view of the European Parliament hemicycle in Strasbourg during the speech on the "State of the Union Address 2013" by José Manuel Barroso

Bulgaria’s 2014 European Parliament elections: Numbers, names and rules

April 23, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The official campaign period in Bulgaria’s May 25 2014 European Parliament elections starts on April 25. Fifteen parties, six coalitions and six ...

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US to send paratroopers to Poland, Baltics

April 23, 2014, by VOANews

The United States is sending about 600 paratroopers to Poland and the Baltic states in an expansion meant to underscore its commitment to NATO allies ...

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    US navy frigate returns to the Black Sea
    April 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The US Navy frigate the USS Taylor has passed through the Dardanelles Strait, returning to the Black Sea after repairs and a few days after Nato said that it was […]

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    Bulgaria’s media landscape: The more things change?
    April 22, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Just a few days after a deal was announced involving New Bulgarian Media Group’s newspapers and an Irish-owned firm, came news of a change of hands of mass-circulation daily Trud […]