Archive for April 13th, 2015

April 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office has said that it pressed charges against seven people following arrests in a cigarette smuggling ring bust last month. On April 9, two customs officials were charged […]

Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear plant begins maintenance on unit 5

April 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant, at Kozloduy on the Danube River, said that it has shut down the 1000MW fifth unit for scheduled annual maintena ...

Cedar Foundation pub quiz on April 16

April 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Cedar Foundation is organising another pub quiz to be held on Thursday, April 16 at JJ Murphy’s pub in Sofia (6 Karnigradska Street), starting a ...

More Russian troops and weapons enter east Ukraine war zone

April 13, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

As Ukrainian forces faced 20 attacks by Kremlin-led militants in the past 48 hours and spotted 30 enemy drones probing their positions, an unnamed NAT ...

  • Turkish PM rejects Pope’s comments on Armenian Genocide
    April 13, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has strongly criticized the Pope for describing the 1915 mass killing of Armenians as genocide. Ankara also has recalled its ambassador from the Vatican. Davutoglu […]