Archive for August, 2014

  • Bulgaria’s Dimitrov scores first US Open win
    August 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov notched his first win at the US Open, defeating American wild-card Ryan Harrison in straight sets to win his first career match at Flushing Meadows late on […]

  • Ukraine: Russia’s military seizes key border town
    August 28, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says the key border town of Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine has fallen under the control of Russia’s military. Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council made that announcement Thursday on Twitter, […]

  • Athens backs Moscovici for major European Commission post
    August 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras held talks with former French finance minister Pierre Moscovici in Athens on Wednesday. Moscovici also met with deputy PM Evangelos Venizelos, finance minister Gikas Hardouvelis […]

  • Ukraine says more Russian troops have entered the country
    August 27, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says more Russian soldiers have crossed the border into the country. The Ukrainian military says five Russian armored infantry carriers and a truck entered the small town of Amvrosiyivka […]

  • Klitschko vs Pulev title bout date rescheduled to November 15
    August 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The fight between Bulgarian challenger Koubrat Pulev and Ukrainian defending heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko for the IBF boxing title will take place in Hamburg’s O2 World arena on November 15. Initially scheduled […]