All posts tagged Russia

  • Ukraine bars Russia entry from Eurovision Song Contest 2017
    March 22, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Ukraine has barred Russia’s Eurovision contestant from entering the country because she previously performed in Crimea. Relations between the neighbors have deteriorated since Moscow’s 2014 annexation of the territory. Ukraine&# ...

  • Bulgaria elections 2017: Daily roundup, March 20
    March 20, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Monday March 20, the beginning of the final week of the election campaign ahead of Bulgaria’s early parliamentary elections, was marked as World Happiness Day. Considering that one of the […]

  • Bulgaria slams Russia over ‘weapons to Syria’ claims
    December 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has rejected allegations that his country has exported weapons to the conflict in Syria and says he does not accept “moralising” on the topic from […]

  • An envoy, an assassin and a mystery in the heart of Ankara
    December 23, 2016, by Asli Aydintasbas of the ECFR

    Coming at the tail end of an annus horriblis in global affairs, the assassination of the Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov by a Turkish police officer initially had analysts wondering whether […]