Archive for October 10th, 2015

October 10, 2015, by VOANews

Greece pledged to open five migrant processing centers, during talks with its European Union partners in Athens Saturday. The first so-called “hotspot” reception center is expected to open in Mitilini […]

Bulgarian railways BDZ offering steam train rides in October

October 10, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ is offering lovers of vintage trains two steam train excursions, on October 17 and 18 2015, from Sofia to Bankya and back ...

20 killed in Turkey explosions

October 10, 2015, by VOANews

Two explosions near a train station in Turkey’s capital have killed at least 20 people and wounded scores more, according to state-run media.  ...

Bulgarian Ataka leader Siderov, MP Chukulov ‘assaulted shopkeepers’ in late-night incident in Sofia

October 10, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office has opened preliminary proceedings on a charge of hooliganism after Bulgarian far-right Ataka party leader Volen ...

  • UN: Greece needs help to handle refugee crisis
    October 10, 2015, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

    The U.N. high commissioner for refugees, Antonio Guterres, welcomed the start of a European Union relocation program with the departure of a first group of asylum seekers Friday from Italy […]