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October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Six people have been held so far in a continuing operation to identify and detain those involved in racist acts at the Bulgaria-England Euro 2020 qualifying match, Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry […]

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October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A memorial for Bulgarian jazz great Milcho Leviev, who died on October 12 at the age of 81, will be held in Bulgaria Hall in capital city Sofia on October […]

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October 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry released Australian murder convict Jock Palfreeman from the Busmantsi detention centre in Sofia on the evening of October 15 but he remains banned from leaving the country. […]

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October 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) chief Borislav Mihailov announced on October 15 his intention to resign, a day after Bulgaria’s Euro 2020 qualifying match was twice suspended because of racist behaviour […]

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October 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The military operation in Syria must stop because the risk of a humanitarian crisis is very high, and it is only diplomacy that can resolve the conflict, Prime Minister Boiko […]

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October 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The government is severing its relations with the Bulgarian Football Union until BFU head Borislav Mihailov resigns, Minister of Sport Krassen Kralev said after talks with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, […]

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Bulgaria arrests six in operation after racism scandal at Euro 2020 match against England

October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

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IMF raises Bulgaria 2019 economic growth forecast to 3.7%

October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

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President Radev: ‘Extremely unpleasant’ that Bulgaria, which saved its Jews, is personified by racism

October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

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Tributes to Bulgarian jazz great Milcho Leviev

October 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

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EU ministers fail to reach decision on accession talks with N Macedonia, Albania

October 15, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

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New US ambassador to Bulgaria sworn in at State Department

October 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Herro Mustafa, the United States ambassador-designate to Bulgaria, was sworn in at a ceremony at the State Department in Washington DC on October 15. ...