Archive for July 17th, 2014

July 17, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was allegedly shot down by a group of Russian-backed Cossack militants near the village of Chornukhine, Luhansk Oblast, some 80 […]

Two years on from the terrorist attack on Israelis at Bourgas Airport, justice is still pending

July 17, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

On July 18 2014, it is two years to the day since a terrorist bomb attack at Bulgaria’s Bourgas Airport killed five Israelis, a Bulgarian and th ...

BSP leadership race: ‘Socialists are tired of losing’

July 17, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Depending on how you see Sergei Stanishev, he either is about to become the power behind the scenes of the Bulgarian Socialist Party or is matching th ...

Malaysian airliner crashes in Eastern Ukraine

July 17, 2014, by VOANews

Russian media reports say a Malaysian airliner flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur has crashed in eastern Ukraine. Malaysia Airlines reported on Twi ...

  • CCB affair leaves Bulgarian central bank with egg on face
    July 17, 2014, by Alex Bivol

    Aside from the shareholders and large depositors in the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), the other big loser in the ongoing saga surrounding the lender is without doubt the Bulgarian National […]

  • Bulgaria’s Budget revision debacle drags on
    July 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Budget revision proposal put forth by the Plamen Oresharski cabinet ran into more opposition on July 17, this time from MPs in the ruling axis that is keeping the […]