Archive for May 9th, 2015

May 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria is to post additional staff to consular offices in Moscow, St Petersburg, Kyiv and Odessa to meet the expected growth in “last minute” bookings from Russia and Ukraine, Bulgaria’s […]

Massive Russian parade marks end of World War 2 in Europe

May 9, 2015, by VOANews

Thousands of soldiers and scores of tanks rumbled across Red Square and dozens of aircraft new and old roared overhead Saturday, as Russia marked the ...

Armed clashes in Kumanovo between police and armed group

May 9, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

There were armed clashes on May 9 between police and an armed group in the centre of Kumanovo in northern Macedonia. Police forces have surrounded th ...

Don’t call me king during liturgies, Saxe-Coburg tells Bulgarian Orthodox Church

May 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s former monarch and former prime minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg has written to the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s governing body the H ...

  • Failed Russian spacecraft burns up
    May 9, 2015, by VOANews

    An unmanned Russian supply ship has burned up over the Pacific Ocean after a failed cargo run to the International Space Station. The Russian space agency said the spacecraft fell […]

  • Political strains drive wedge between Turkey, Russia
    May 9, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    A few months ago, bilateral relations between Turkey and Russia were on the upswing, buoyed by a close bond between their two presidents. Now, there is speculation that a serious […]