All posts tagged Greece

February 9, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greek farmers protesting against tax and social security reforms are determined to block all border crossings, railway lines and major motorways, Bulgarian National Radio reported on February 9. The farmers […]

European Commission gives Bulgaria further 6.1M euro to support migration management

February 6, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission has awarded a further 6.1 million euro in emergency funding to support migration management in Bulgaria, the Commission said o ...

Bulgaria advises motorists to avoid Kulata border checkpoint after hour-long blockade by Greek farmers

January 31, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry advised motorists on January 31 to avoid the Kulata – Promachonas border crossing after protesting Greek farm ...

Protesting Greek farmers block E-79 motorway near Bulgarian border checkpoint

January 31, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Protesting Greek farmers blocked the E-79 main road close to the Promachonas – Kulata border checkpoint with Bulgaria, public broadcaster Bulgar ...