Archive for June 18th, 2014

June 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Best-selling soprano Sarah Brightman will sing in Bulgarian capital city Sofia for the first time on November 12, as part of her Greatest Hits Tour. The concert at the Arena […]

What’s On: Voinegovtsi Wrong Fest, June 21-22

June 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Fans of Bulgarian indie bands are used to seeing them mostly play the club scene; opportunities to see such bands out in the open are scarce, especial ...

Bulgarian prosecutors backtrack on ‘murder plot’ against Peevski

June 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prosecutor-General Sotir Tsatsarov said on June 18 that there was no evidence of a plot to murder controversial figure Delyan Peevski. This ...

Parliamentary votes postponed amid Bulgaria’s political drama

June 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly postponed two key votes on June 18, one on overturning a presidential veto of the Interior Ministry Bill and anothe ...

  • Poroshenko: Ukraine ‘is in a state of war’
    June 18, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    Speaking at the National University of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry’s graduation on June 18, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called for a temporary ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, according to Interfax Ukraine. […]

  • In Kyiv, calls for new parliament
    June 18, 2014, by VOANews

    Thousands of students and anti-Russian activists gathered outside Ukraine’s parliament Tuesday for its first full session since the new president was sworn in. While Ukraine’s revolution was supposed to have […]