Archive for October 1st, 2014

  • Bulgarian business and unions reject proposed Budget 2014 rewrite
    October 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian private sector associations and trade unions have called for a postponement of the Budget 2014 update proposed by the caretaker cabinet’s finance ministry, strongly objecting to the envisaged exceeding […]

  • Deadly attacks In Donetsk test Ukraine peace deal
    October 1, 2014, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    After a series of attacks by pro-Moscow militia, Ukraine’s prime minister has accused Russia of failing to honor the cease-fire agreement signed on September 5. At least nine Ukrainian soldiers […]

  • Ukraine’s Euromaidan movement wins Walesa freedom prize
    October 1, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Representatives of the Euromaidan protest movement that helped throw out Ukraine’s pro-Moscow government of Viktor Yanukovych were presented Monday an annual freedom prize of The Lech Walesa foundation at a […]

  • Bulgarian populist BWC party blocks Turkish border
    October 1, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Populist party Bulgaria Without Censorship (BWC), led by former talk show host Nikolai Barekov, blocked the country’s three border checkpoints with Turkey on October 1 in protest against Turkish citizens […]