Archive for July 24th, 2014

July 24, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Turkey has maintained an open door policy for people fleeing the conflict in neighboring Syria, but recent violent protests in several cities indicate many Turks are feeling the strain from […]

European court condemns Poland for hosting secret CIA prisons

July 24, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France ruled Thursday that Poland violated the European human rights convention by allowing the CIA ...

US: Russia firing artillery across Ukraine border

July 24, 2014, by VOANews

The United States said on Thursday that Russia was firing artillery across the border into Ukraine targeting Ukrainian military positions engaged in f ...

Number of candidates climbs ahead of Bulgarian Socialist Party July 27 leadership battle

July 24, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The process of electing a new leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party at the special congress to be held on July 27 is likely to be a long one, with [ ...

  • music notes
    What’s On: Bansko Jazz Festival, August 8 to 13
    July 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The annual International Jazz Festival in Bulgaria’s mountain resort town of Bansko is being held from August 8 to 13 2014. The festival brings together an entrancing array of musicians […]

  • Bulgaria’s Parliament accepts resignation of government
    July 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s unicameral Parliament, the National Assembly, voted on July 24 2014 to accept the resignation of the cabinet that Plamen Oresharski, nominal head of the government, had tabled the previous day. […]