Archive for June 8th, 2014

June 8, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

Polling stations closed across Kosovo at 7pm local time (1700 UTC ). The electoral commission reported low voter turnout, saying that little more than 25 per cent had cast ballots […]

Exit poll: Thaci wins June 8 parliamentary elections in Kosovo

June 8, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

An exit poll by the Gani Bobi Center for Social Studies showed Hashim Thaci’s PDK as the winner of the June 8 2014 parliamentary elections in Ko ...

Tussles continue among Bulgarian political parties over compulsory voting, election date

June 8, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

After yet another week of political crisis after the powerful defeat dealt to the Bulgarian Socialist Party in the European Parliament elections, wran ...

Bulgaria halts South Stream ‘pending consultations with EU’

June 8, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has stopped all activities linked to the building of the South Stream gas pipeline project pending full compliance of the project with Europe ...

  • Kosovo holds general elections
    June 8, 2014, by VOANews

    Polls are open in Kosovo for a general election seen as a vital test for Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, and for the country’s attempt to join the European Union. The […]

  • Poroshenko promises peace, offers terms to insurgents
    June 8, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    In his first speech given as president of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko promised to achieve peace, unity and European integration for Ukraine while in office. Ukrainians held their breath on June […]