Archive for March 23rd, 2014

March 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

A general strike has led to the shutting of all of Israel’s embassies worldwide, a notice on the website of the Israeli foreign ministry on March 23 2014 said. As […]

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch Neofit’s first ‘year of change’

March 23, 2014, by Momchil Metodiev

With the election of the Secretary of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, Bishop Naum, as the new Metropolitan of Rousse – an office ma ...

Turkey leader defiant over Twitter ban

March 23, 2014, by VOANews

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected accusations of intolerance following his decision to ban Twitter. At a campaign rally in Ista ...

Demonstrators stage Ukrainian unity rally in Kyiv

March 23, 2014, by VOANews

Ukrainian protesters are gathered in Kyiv’s Independence Square calling for unity, a day after Russian forces seized the last major Ukrainian mi ...

  • Syrian military jet shot down by Turkish F-16
    March 23, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A Syrian fighter jet was shot down at the border with Turkey, over the border crossing of Kasab, between the Turkish Hatay and Latakia, where Syrian armed forces are fighting […]