Archive for March 4th, 2015

March 4, 2015, by VOANews

A top U.S. official says Washington is considering imposing new sanctions against Russia if a Ukraine cease-fire deal reached last month in Minsk continues to be violated, and has sent […]

Romanian media tycoon jailed for five years

March 4, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Dan Diaconescu, once a former media tycoon and who then turned to politics riding on the back of a soaring popularity, was sentenced on March 4 2015 ...

Nato maritime group begins operations in the Black Sea

March 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nato ships assigned to Standing Nato Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) arrived on March 4 2015 in the Black Sea to operate and train with ships from the Bulg ...

Bulgarian PM Borissov furious at timing of Interior Minister’s resignation

March 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has expressed fury at the timing of Vesselin Vuchkov’s resignation as Interior Minister, the same day th ...

  • Bulgarian Interior Minister resigns
    March 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Interior Minister Vesselin Vuchkov submitted his resignation at a March 4 cabinet meeting after his proposal to change the ministry’s chief secretary and the head of the State Agency […]

  • Turkey aims to become energy hub for Russian gas
    March 4, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    With Moscow declaring in the coming years that it will divert its gas supplies away from Ukraine and through Turkey to supply Europe, Ankara said it is a step closer […]