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January 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria will reintroduce a curfew at all refugee shelters in the country within a few days, State Agency for Refugees head Nikola Kazakov said on January 29. Kazakov headed the […]

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Two more refugee centres to be built in southern Bulgaria

January 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two more refugee centres will be built in southern Bulgaria, with an information campaign to be conducted to persuade residents of the area to accept ...

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Bulgarian cabinet returns former head of refugee agency to post

January 7, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet has returned Nikola Kazakov, who headed the State Agency for Refugees from 2010 to 2013, to the post after firing his success ...

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Global action urged to stop migrant ‘ghost ships’

January 7, 2015, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is calling for action to stop the use of so-called ghost ships to transport migrants across the Med ...