Archive for February 1st, 2015

February 1, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Seven civilians were killed in shelling in Donbas by the afternoon of February 1. A 66-year old woman was killed by a shell in her house in a village in […]

Bulgarian air crew held in Sudan freed – official

February 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Six Bulgarian air crew members working for the World Food Programme who had been held by a rebel group had been freed and were in a safe place in Sout ...

Bulgarian government fires head of Employment Agency

February 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The head of the Bulgarian government’s Employment Agency, Assen Angelov, has been dismissed. Angelov was appointed in December 2013, a time when ...

Bourgas, south-eastern Bulgaria hard-hit by heavy rain

February 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A partial state of emergency was declared in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Bourgas on February 1, and emergencies were declared in Smolyan and Devin ...

  • Germany’s Merkel rejects demands to cancel more Greek debt
    February 1, 2015, by VOANews

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who presides over Europe’s largest and strongest economy, has again ruled out debt forgiveness for Greece’s international rescue loans. In interviews appearing Saturday in the German […]