Archive for August 21st, 2015

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August 21, 2015, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

Europeans have offered a mixed reaction to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ resignation and call for new elections. Some analysts and politicians are cautiously upbeat, but many investors are wary […]

Erdogan to call snap election amid Kurdish tensions

August 21, 2015, by VOANews

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Friday he would call snap elections after the failure of coalition talks and a rise in tensions over ...

No increase in migration pressure on Bulgaria – Interior Minister

August 21, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

There is no current increase in migration pressure on Bulgaria, Interior Minister Roumyana Buchvarova said on August 21, speaking against a background ...

Macedonian riot police crack down on migrants at border

August 21, 2015, by VOANews

Macedonian riot police have cracked down on angry crowds of migrants stranded in a no-man’s land at the border with Greece, where thousands have ...

  • Greek lawmakers break from ruling party
    August 21, 2015, by VOANews

    Far-left members of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ ruling Syriza party have broken off to form their own party, after unsuccessfully trying to block passage of a $95 billion bailout […]

  • Bulgaria asks Serbia for clarity on Dačić views on migrants
    August 21, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Bulgarian embassy in Belgrade has asked the Serbian foreign ministry for clarification regarding an interview given by Serbian foreign minister Ivica Dačić to Belgrade’s Danas newspaper, the Foreign Ministry […]

  • July 2015 hottest ever recorded
    August 21, 2015, by VOANews

    If the weather seems warmer to you this year, you are not imagining it. US weather experts say this past July was the hottest month ever recorded and that 2015 […]

  • Dimitrov stumbles against Murray in Cincinnati
    August 21, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Grigor Dimitrov’s disappointing season continued with a third-round exit at the Cincinnati Masters, losing to world number two Andy Murray 6-4, 6-7, 5-7 despite going two breaks up in each […]