Archive for October 2nd, 2015

October 2, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov expects the recent airstrikes in Syria to cause a new wave of refugees. Borissov, speaking to reporters on October 2, called for Russia and the […]

Coalition urges Russia to stop targeting Syria opposition

October 2, 2015, by VOANews

Russia carried out more airstrikes in Syria Friday, as a U.S-led coalition urged Moscow to halt any attacks on the Syrian opposition and focus on Isla ...

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Bulgaria arrests security agency employee who leaked information to smugglers

October 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Prosecutor’s Office anti-corruption unit has arrested an employee of the State Agency for National Security for allegedly leaking ...

Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, October 2

October 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry, State Agency for National Security and prosecutors detained 46 alleged people-traffickers and 501 migrants who had ...

  • 2015 Sofia Marathon to be held on October 4
    October 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The annual Sofia Marathon will be held on October 4 2015, starting at 10am from Vassil Levski national stadium. The distances include a 3km fun run, an 8.4km event, a […]

  • Germany debates tightening asylum laws
    October 2, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Wide-ranging changes to accelerate and tighten Germany’s asylum laws have been submitted to parliament. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said “hard decisions” are needed to cope with migrant inflows. Germany’s [& ...

  • ECB wants to win back trust in banks
    October 2, 2015, by The Prague Post

    Sabine Lautenschläger, a member of the executive board of the European Central Bank (ECB), has highlighted the areas that need to be focused on to win back public trust on […]