Archive for February 26th, 2014

February 26, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Leaders of the EuroMaidan revolution that toppled Viktor Yanukovych as president took the stage of Kyiv’s Independence Square on February 26 and proposed candidates for prime minister and Cabinet of […]

Bulgarian President says he will veto Electoral Code

February 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said on February 26 that he would veto parts of the new Electoral Code, approved by Parliament last week. Plevne ...

Sofia City Court jails man for three and a half years for threatening to kill Ahmed Dogan

February 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court has sentenced Oktai Enimehmedov, the man seen pointing a gas pistol at the head of Ahmed Dogan at a Movement for Rights and Freedoms ...

Prosecutor-General orders tax investigation of Peevski, Vassilev and Barekov

February 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The National Revenue Agency is to conduct full tax audits of Delyan Peevski, Tsvetan Vassilev and Nikolai Barekov in response to allegations in a doss ...

  • Tensions mount in Ukraine’s Crimea
    February 26, 2014, by VOANews

    Pro-Russia demonstrators and those supporting Ukraine’s new pro-Western interim leaders confronted each other in the southern city of Simferopol on Wednesday. Small-scale clashes broke out between the shouting protesters, some [&helli ...

  • The politics of power over Bulgaria’s parliament
    February 26, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    The political arithmetic that could decide the future of Bulgaria’s 42nd National Assembly has been changed by the entry of a party that has less than a handful of seats […]

  • Fishing for Yanukovych’s dirty secrets
    February 26, 2014, by Natalia Sedletska of RFERL

    Someone wanted the records to disappear without a trace under the gray waves of the Kyiv Reservoir. Instead, they are ending up on the Internet for everyone in the world […]