All posts tagged Plovdiv

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August 25, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Lawyers for Lyubomir Danchev, the 44-year-old man charged with arson in connection with the August 20 burning of four historic warehouses in Plovdiv’s Tobacco Town precinct, say that he is […]

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Prosecutor-General pledges probe into ‘investment interests’ behind Tobacco Town fire

August 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prosecutor-General Sotir Tsatsarov says that the investigation into the fire that gutted an ensemble of historic tobacco warehouses in Plovd ...

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Plovdiv prosecutors charge man with arson of former tobacco warehouses

August 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Plovdiv Regional Prosecutor’s Office said on August 22 it had arrested and pressed charges of arson against a 44-year-old man in connection with ...

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Culture Minister: Owners of burnt-out ‘Tobacco Town’ houses must rebuild them

August 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

As a few embers still smouldered in the Plovdiv “Tobacco Town” warehouses devastated by fire two days earlier, Bulgaria’s Culture Mi ...

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    Fire at historic tobacco warehouses in Plovdiv
    August 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    More than 10 firefighting teams were battling a blaze in abandoned warehouses in the “Tobacco Town” precinct of Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv on August 20. The fire, at abandoned tobacco […]