Archive for June 6th, 2014

June 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s centre-right GERB leader Boiko Borissov welcomed a June 6 statement by Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev proposing compulsory voting in elections – but a few hours later, GERB […]

US could sanction Bulgarian firms that work with South Stream construction firm Stroytransgaz – ambassador

June 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Companies or individuals that provide material support to Stroytransgaz – the company to which Bulgaria awarded the contract to build the land secti ...

Putin meets Obama, Poroshenko on D-Day event sidelines

June 6, 2014, by VOANews

U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin held brief talks on the sidelines of D-Day anniversary celebrations in Normandy, Fran ...

McCain among three US senators to visit Bulgaria

June 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

United States senators John McCain, Chris Murphy and Ron Johnson are to visit Bulgaria over the weekend, the US embassy in Sofia said on June 6, as pa ...

  • Fatal blast at power station in Kosovo
    June 6, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A powerful blast has happened at the premises of the Power Corporation of Kosovo (KEK) in Obligh, in thermal power station “Kosova-A”. The preliminary information indicates that three people are dead […]