Archive for May 19th, 2014

May 19, 2014, by Al Pessin of VOANews

The continuing East-West standoff over Ukraine is being watched closely elsewhere in Europe and around the world, where the United States and its allies are trying to convince various countries […]

Ukraine official: 32 victims of Odessa violence possibly poisoned

May 19, 2014, by VOANews

A top Ukrainian Interior Ministry official said Monday that 32 pro-Russian protesters who perished in the Odessa trade union building that burned down ...

Bulgarian referendum committee targets late October for plebiscite

May 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s initiative committee in support of an electoral rules referendum is targeting late October as the most likely date for the plebiscite and ...

In a blur in HD: Bulgaria’s European Parliament election campaign videos

May 19, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

There was the sight of Kalfin in a kayak, of Viktor Papazov tending to his beekeeping and, of course, the eternal derby that is the Bulgarian Socialis ...

  • Floods devastate Balkans, displace thousands
    May 19, 2014, by VOANews

    Floods in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia have killed at least 37 people and left tens of thousands homeless. Much of the region remains underwater Monday as rescue and evacuation efforts […]

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    European employment rate declines in 2013 – Eurostat
    May 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The employment rate in the 28 member states of the European Union continued its steady, if incremental, decline in 2013, the EU’s statistics office Eurostat said on May 19. According […]