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February 4, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria is sending Turkey and Greece an urgent note on the levels of three rivers as well as of dams along the Arda River, the Environment and Water Ministry said […]

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Indictment reflects rising pressure on foreign journalists in Turkey

February 4, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

A Turkish court will try a Dutch journalist on charges she disseminated “terrorist propaganda.” The indictment could further strain relat ...

The big-ticket border fence at the Bulgarian-Turkish border was completed. With the fence, intended to keep out illegal migrants, covering only a part of the border, people simply went around it.

Bulgaria’s new fence at Turkish border ‘to be like Berlin Wall’

February 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The new 82km fence that Bulgaria plans to build at its border with Turkey will be higher, wider and well dug into the ground, nothing like the tempora ...

The big-ticket border fence at the Bulgarian-Turkish border was completed. With the fence, intended to keep out illegal migrants, covering only a part of the border, people simply went around it.

Bulgarian military to provide logistical support for securing border with Turkey – Defence Minister

January 25, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Bulgarian military will provide logistical support for securing the border with Turkey in the face of an expected increase in illegal border cross ...


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    Suicide attack in Istanbul – One police officer dead
    January 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A suicide bomb attack took place in Istanbul, which resulted in one policeman dead and another wounded. The attack was carried out by a female suicide bomber who was belted […]

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    Financial markets wary as Turkish currency hits record lows
    December 18, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    The Turkish lira hit record lows this week, following Sunday’s police raids on media establishments and an ensuing diplomatic row over the action between Turkey and the European Union. After […]