Archive for August 9th, 2015

August 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry, in an August 9 statement, rejected reports about security services in Bulgaria seeking two people, a French and a Romanian citizen, who allegedly had been said to […]

Bulgarian church Plovdiv Metropolitan in new controversy over political statements

August 9, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Metropolitan Nikolai, the head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s largest diocese, Plovdiv, has generated new controversy with statements attacking ...

Migrants cut fence on Hungary-Serbia border

August 9, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A group of 18 migrants has cut barbed wire installed by the Hungarian government on the border with Serbia, Hungarian media reported on August 7.  Th ...

Russian opposition activists end hunger strike

August 9, 2015, by VOANews

Six Russian opposition activists ended their 12-day hunger strike Saturday after one of them was hospitalized. The activists in Novosibirsk, Russia ...