Archive for December, 2013

  • Greece: Moody’s upgrade a real ‘vote of confidence’?
    December 2, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Rating agency Moody’s announced on November 29 2013 that it was upgrading Greece’s credit rating from C to Caa3 because of improved results in the country’s economic adjustment programme. “Moody’s […]

  • Polish citizens among victims of police violence in Kyiv
    December 2, 2013, by The Warsaw Voice

    The Polish Foreign Ministry has summoned the Ukrainian Ambassador to Warsaw and demanded an official explanation after two Polish citizens were hurt on November 29 2013 when Ukrainian police clashed […]

  • Tens of thousands of Ukrainians protest in Kyiv
    December 1, 2013, by VOANews

    More than 100,000 protesters gathered in the center of Kyiv Sunday to express anger over the president’s refusal to sign a free trade pact with the European Union. Riot police […]

  • Bulgaria joins in marking World AIDS Day
    December 1, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Bulgarian Red Cross Youth joined in marking World AIDS Day on December 1, encouraging people in Sofia to take anonymous and free HIV/AIDS tests. A mobile laboratory offering tests […]

  • Ukrainian president condemns violence
    December 1, 2013, by VOANews

    Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych on Saturday condemned what he calls “actions” that have led to violence during opposition demonstrations in Kyiv, saying he was “deeply outraged” by the violence at […]