Archive for May 7th, 2015

May 7, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev, joining other leaders at a high-level conference in the Polish city of Gdansk marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War 2, has called […]

West snubs Putin’s plans for big Victory Day parade

May 7, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Russian President Vladimir Putin turned his May 9 Victory Day parade into a popularity contest, with the Kremlin keeping a scorecard of world leaders ...

Film review: Jimmy’s Hall

May 7, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

Although independence is usually cause for celebration, attaining it from a colonial power is often just one struggle waged and won among others, many ...

Bulgaria and Serbia expand list of border crossings for readmission of illegal migrants

May 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s cabinet has approved an expansion of the list of border crossings with Serbia for handing back people residing illegally. The May 7 decis ...

  • Bulgarian Cabinet nominates Sofia metro chief for Stara Planina
    May 7, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s government nominated the chief executive of Sofia’s metro firm Metropoliten, Stoyan Bratoev, to receive the country’s highest state honour, the Stara Planina First Degree, the cabinet’s media service said ...

  • Second night of protests in Skopje
    May 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Thousands of citizens held a quiet protest in Skopje on the night of May 6 in front of the parliament of the country, as police did not allow them to […]