Archive for July, 2014

  • One dead, one missing after new floods hit Bulgaria
    July 29, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    One person died and another was missing after flash floods caused by heavy rain in the district of Gabrovo in central Bulgaria, reports said on July 29. The exact cause […]

  • Bulgarian parties grandstand on pre-election coalitions
    July 28, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    As might be expected, most Bulgarian political parties will go it alone in their campaigns ahead of the country’s October 5 elections – whether or not they have a choice […]

  • Bulgarian President confers awards on ambassadors
    July 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    At a ceremony on July 28 2014, President Rossen Plevneliev conferred Bulgaria’s Madara Horseman medal, first degree, on four outgoing ambassadors. The diplomats who received honours from Plevneliev are Danish […]

  • US: Images prove Russia fired rockets into Ukraine
    July 28, 2014, by VOANews

    United States officials have released satellite images (see below) that, they say, show that Russia has fired rockets against Ukrainian forces in the last week, in support of separatist rebels. […]