Archive for September 8th, 2013

September 8, 2013, by VOANews

Kremlin-backed incumbent Sergei Sobyanin is leading in Sunday’s vote which will decide whether he will remain the mayor of Moscow.  First partial results show him ahead of other contenders with […]

Bulgarian Socialist Party reaffirms determination that Belene nuclear power station should be built

September 8, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev has reaffirmed the determination of his party, currently in power, that the Belene nuclear power sta ...

Syrian refugees in Bulgaria: Hunger strikes, fundraising and tough times

September 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Syrian refugees in Bulgaria fleeing the violent conflagration in their own country are not having it easy as hosting facilities are strained beyond ca ...

Moscow votes for new mayor

September 8, 2013, by VOANews

Voters in Russia’s capital are going to the polls to choose a mayor.Kremlin-backed incumbent Sergei Sobyanin is widely expected to win Sunday ...

  • February ‘protest leader’ gets own show on News7
    September 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    One of the prominent faces of the February 2013 “cost-of-living” protests that led to the resignation of Boiko Borissov as prime minister, Angel Slavchev, is to get his own show […]