All posts tagged Turkey

May 5, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s new Foreign Minister, Ekaterina Zaharieva, has defended European Union sanctions against Russia, adding that while Bulgaria suffered economic losses as a result, these were “far from being what is […]

Bulgarian nationalist leader calls for expulsion of Turkish ambassador, recall of Bulgaria’s ambassador in Ankara

April 26, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Valeri Simeonov, co-leader of the nationalist United Patriots that is poised to become a partner in GERB party leader Boiko Borissov’s next coa ...

President Radev: Bulgaria in no way looking for trouble with Turkey

April 25, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria is in no way looking for trouble with Turkey, President Roumen Radev told reporters in Sofia on April 25. “I have repeatedly said that ...

Turkish ambassador: Ankara does not interfere in the internal affairs of Bulgaria

April 25, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Turkey does not interfere in and influence the internal affairs of any country, including Bulgaria, Ankara’s ambassador in Sofia Süleyman Gök ...

  • Europe fears Turkey’s Erdogan will tear up migration deal
    April 20, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    The crowd of diehard supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cheered at a referendum-eve rally in the Umraniye district of Istanbul when Turkey’s Islamist leader called on them to […]

  • A divided nation: Turkey after Erdogan’s referendum
    April 17, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    After the referendum in Turkey, oppositional parties did not accept the outcome and demanded a recount, while President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed a victory, in a divided nation, almost half […]