All posts tagged Turkey

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August 30, 2016, by VOANews

The U.S. State Department is continuing to warn U.S. citizens of an increased threat from terrorist groups throughout Turkey. In a travel advisory issued Monday, the State Department said it […]

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Germany to aid Bulgaria in getting more support for border security

August 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Germany will help Bulgaria to get further support for its border security, it emerged after talks between chancellor Angela Merkel and Bulgarian Prime ...

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Boiko Borissov: ‘I am afraid of what is going on in Turkey’

August 27, 2016, by

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said he was “afraid of what is going on in Turkey”. Referring to that country, he stated th ...

Just over 300 Syrian refugees with passports lining up to board the night ferry from the Greek island of Kos to Athens where they can be registered. Photo: UNHCR/S. Baltagiannis

UNHCR worries EU-Turkey refugee deal could unravel

August 27, 2016, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

The U.N. refugee agency has expressed concern that the agreement between the European Union and Turkey to curb the flow of Syrian and other refugees i ...

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    Bulgarian PM Borissov to meet Turkish counterpart in Istanbul
    August 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov will meet on August 26 in Istanbul with his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim, who requested the meeting. At the meeting, the leaders of the two […]

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    Bulgarian Turkish daily newspaper Zaman-Bulgaria closes
    August 23, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Zaman Bulgaria, a dual Turkish and Bulgarian-language daily dating back more than 24 years, has announced that it is closing down, to be replaced by a weekly edition. The daily, […]