Archive for March 2nd, 2013

March 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Solemn state ceremonials, protests in all major cities and a march by ultra-nationalists Ataka are all scheduled for Bulgaria’s national day, March 3. In short, at the least it is […]

Controversy over Macedonia’s 2013 Eurovision song contest entry

March 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

A video for Macedonia’s entry for the 2013 Eurovision song contest, Vlato “Lozano” Lozanoski and Esma Redžepova’s Imperija (“Empire”), wa ...

Serbian scandal highlights fungal poison danger

March 2, 2013, by Steve Baragona of VOANews

A scandal over contaminated milk in the Balkans highlights a global threat to food safety: Aflatoxins are naturally occurring poisons produced by fung ...

Democracy making strides in former Soviet Armenia

March 2, 2013, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

Twenty-one years after gaining independence from the Soviet Union, Armenia may be coming of age. It is developing a more open society, and even a mess ...