Archive for July 18th, 2013

July 18, 2013, by Alex Bivol

Bulgaria’s lawmakers postponed the election of a new director of the State Agency for National Security (SANS) on July 18 after Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski was late in submitting his […]

Russian opposition leader sentenced to five years

July 18, 2013, by VOANews

A Russian court on Thursday found opposition leader Alexei Navalny guilty of embezzlement and sentenced him to five years in prison. Navalny was accus ...

Latent rage in Czech Republic

July 18, 2013, by Marketa Hulpachova of The Prague Post

A ticking time bomb in the shape of latent racism dwells just beneath the surface of Czech society, says activist Ivana Mariposa from the pro-toleranc ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Holy Synod appoints Varna acting metropolitan

July 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church appointed Dorostol Metropolitan Ambrosii as temporary metropolitan of Varna on July 18. Ambrosii will ...

  • Poland to join energy market coupling in CEE region
    July 18, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland will join the Central European energy market coupling mechanism according to the memorandum of understanding signed with the Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia and Hugary on Wednesday, Polish grid operator […]