Archive for July 13th, 2014

July 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Prosecutor’s office has amended the charges against four Corporate Commercial Bank officials arrested in connection with alleged siphoning of hundreds of millions of leva from the bank. The […]

Russia says Ukrainian shell crosses border, kills one

July 13, 2014, by VOANews

Russian media say a shell fired in Ukraine has struck a Russian border town, killing one person and wounding another. The reports say the shell landed ...

Four arrested, Bulgaria’s political storm continues over Corporate Commercial Bank

July 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

In all, four people have by now been arrested in connection with the alleged draining of close to 206 million leva (about 103 million euro) from Corpo ...

Poroshenko will not attend World Cup final as fighting rages in Ukraine’s east

July 13, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko will not attend the World Cup final match in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, a game pitting Argentina against Ge ...

  • Polish government survives second confidence vote
    July 13, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s lower house of the parliament Friday turned down motion for a no-confidence vote for the Donald Tusk government, submitted by main opposition party Law and Justice (PiS), which put […]

  • Europe considers fracking to cut Russian gas imports
    July 13, 2014, by VOANews

    The political crisis in Ukraine, including its dispute with Moscow over the flow of Russian natural gas, has forced many European nations to reconsider their reliance on Russia for energy. […]