Archive for August 1st, 2012

August 1, 2012, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

In Moscow’s Political Summer Olympics, President Putin is on track this week to win the gold in a demanding event: Making Martyrs for the Opposition. After Putin’s election in March […]

Domodedovo, Breivik, Greek anarchists cited in US report on terrorism

August 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Although terrorist groups continued to plot attacks against European targets and interests, 2011 was marked by a smaller number of attacks than the pr ...

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Two Bulgarians held in Croatia for people trafficking

August 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two Bulgarians have been detained in Croatia for human trafficking, the Croatian news website Index reported, according to local news agency Focus. Th ...

Anti-AIDS campaign starts on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast

August 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

A summer anti-AIDS campaign started on August 1 2012 on Bulgaria’s southern Black Sea coast. Over the course of 28 days, at various villages and tow ...

  • Bulgarian authorities release photo of Bourgas terrorist
    August 1, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry released on August 1 a photo of the terrorist who carried out the suicide bombing at Sarafovo airport in Bourgas on July 18, which killed five Israeli […]

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    Romney lauds deep ties between America and Poland
    August 1, 2012, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland has no greater friend and ally than the American nation, visiting Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney said Tuesday during an address in the Warsaw University Library. “You helped us […]

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    Hungary: Fascist website faces probe after Jews targeted
    August 1, 2012, by The Budapest Times

    Police are investigating on suspicion of incitement after far-right website published personal data on Jewish protesters who had called for the arrest of war crimes suspect László Csatáry. The […]