Archive for April 27th, 2014

April 27, 2014, by VOANews

A group of European monitors detained by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine appeared in public Sunday to give assurances they are not being mistreated, even as negotiations began to secure […]

New Western sanctions to target Russian defence industry

April 27, 2014, by VOANews

The United States says that new Western economic sanctions against Russia for its involvement in Ukraine will target Moscow’s defence industry a ...

Bulgarian President Plevneliev: Canonisation of Popes ‘special day for believers’

April 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The April 27 canonisation of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII was a special day for believers around the world and especially for Bulgarians because ...

Gruevski’s party heads for victory in Macedonian elections marred by claims of abuses

April 27, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The ruling party and presidential candidate of Nikola Gruevski were headed for persuasive victories in the dual elections in Macedonia on April 27 201 ...

  • Protesters seize broadcaster in Donetsk
    April 27, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    Pro-Russian protestors occupied the building of the regional state broadcasting company on April 27 after a rally on holding an independence referendum on May 11. Although the building was defended […]

  • Bulgaria’s Dimitrov wins second title of 2014
    April 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov won his second tournament of the year in Bucharest on April 27, defeating defending champing Lukas Rosol to grab his first clay-court career title with a win […]

  • Ukraine’s PM accuses Russian military of airspace violations
    April 27, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine’s prime minister says Russian military aircraft have repeatedly crossed into Ukraine’s airspace, in what he called Russian aggression designed to undermine global security. Arseniy Yatsenyuk told reporters Saturday that ...