Archive for May 4th, 2014

May 4, 2014, by VOANews

Hundreds of pro-Russian militants stormed the police station in the southern Ukraine city of Odessa Sunday, and won the release of some of the activists arrested two days before. The […]

European Elections: Bulgarian school-leavers choose parties – abroad

May 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

When it comes to the European Parliament elections, Bulgaria’s school-leavers have their priorities – choosing instead of political parties, t ...

Bulgaria’s European Parliament elections: Polling stations for Bulgarians abroad announced

May 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission (CEC) has announced the 168 polling stations in 35 countries at which Bulgarians will be able to vote in ...

Romania rejects rumoured conscription plan amid tensions in Ukraine

May 4, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Romanian defence ministry has dismissed rumours that a process is underway of mobilisation of reservists or recruitment of young men amid growing ...

  • Varna posts tourist maps at bus stops
    May 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna began putting up tourist maps in English at bus stops on May 3 2014. The maps, which also include a directory in Russian, highlight […]

  • Ukraine vows to continue offensive in east
    May 4, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says it will continue pressing its military offensive against pro-Russia militants in eastern Ukraine, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry calls on Moscow to halt its support for […]