Archive for March 4th, 2014

March 4, 2014, by Jeffrey Young of VOANews

Ukraine is caught in the middle of political turmoil in the wake of the departure of President Viktor Yanukovych. It is also beset with the aggression shown by Russian President […]

Romanian parliament approves government reshuffle

March 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romania’s bicameral parliament approved on March 4 the government reshuffle triggered by the break-up of the country’s ruling coalition, with soci ...

Bulgarian Parliament overturns presidential veto of election code

March 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The National Assembly voted on March 4 to overturn President Rossen Plevneliev’s veto of a number of provisions of the Election Code. The vote w ...

Russia Watch: Russia’s occupation of Crimea – blueprint for Eastern Ukraine?

March 4, 2014, by James Brooke VOA Moscow Bureau Chief

One week after the Sochi Winter Olympics, Vladimir Putin has won a gold in the Occupation Olympics. They are being held in Crimea, just across the Bla ...

  • Bulgarian government security council to meet on Ukraine
    March 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Bulgarian government’s security council is to meet on March 4 to decide on the country’s formal position regarding the mounting tension in Ukraine and the Crimean Peninsula, the government […]

  • Bulgaria’s foreign minister to visit Ukraine on March 4
    March 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s foreign minister Kristian Vigenin was set to visit Kyiv and Odessa on March 4, saying ahead of his departure that he wanted his visit to signal that Bulgaria’s bilateral […]