Archive for July 22nd, 2014

July 22, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Additional reservists will be called up to reinforce servicemen fighting Kremlin-backed mercenaries and their proxies in eastern Ukraine after parliament on July 22 passed a bill on “partial military mobilization.” […]

EU toughens Russia sanctions over airliner downing

July 22, 2014, by VOANews

The European Union moved Tuesday to toughen and widen sanctions against Russia amid anger over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in rebel-held ...

After MH17, EU to expand sanctions against Russia over Ukraine to include more individuals and entities

July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union foreign ministers agreed at a July 22 meeting, five days since the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, to accelerate the preparat ...

What’s On: annual ‘Sofia Breathes’ festival in August

July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The fifth consecutive annual Sofia Breathes festival is being held in five streets in the Bulgarian capital city on the five Sundays in August 2014. C ...

  • Bulgaria central bank governor offers to step down
    July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) governor Ivan Iskrov said on July 22 that he was ready to submit his resignation if the country’s lawmakers were prepared to swiftly designate a successor […]

  • Bulgarian government ‘to resign on July 23’ (updated)
    July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After a number of senior political figures linked to Bulgaria’s ruling axis indicated that they expected that the government would resign on July 23, Bulgarian Socialist Party parliamentary group head […]