Archive for July 14th, 2013

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July 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

French ambassador to Bulgaria Philippe Autié and his guests at the July 14 2013 Bastille Day reception at the residence in central Sofia were treated to a passing parade of […]

Bulgaria’s anti-government protests: The French connection

July 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

As France not only celebrated Bastille Day on July 14 but also mourned those who died in the country’s worst train crash in 25 years, plans were cir ...

Czech Republic’s new immigration bill incites protest, criticism

July 14, 2013, by The Prague Post

Draft legislation aimed at revamping immigration law has infuriated NGOs working in the sector and prompted more than 100 people to protest outside of ...

Gay rights versus far right

July 14, 2013, by The Budapest Times

Heavy police security ensured that the annual Budapest Pride parade passed off peacefully on Saturday, with several thousand participants marching fro ...

  • Russia Watch: Snowden and Russia’s whistleblowers
    July 14, 2013, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

    “These nations, including Russia, Venezuela, Bolivia, Nicaragua and Ecuador, have my gratitude and respect for being the first to stand against human rights violations carried out by the powerful rather […]