Archive for October 13th, 2015

October 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Culture Ministry said on October 13 that it has ordered the suspension of all conservation work at the Largo archaeological site in central Sofia for an indefinite period of […]

Bulgaria invests 102 million euro EU funds in SME initiative

October 13, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The European Commission (EC) adopted on October 12 an Operational Programme worth 102 million euro from the European Regional Development Fund to boo ...

Bulgaria to confer highest state honour on Orthodox Church head

October 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet said on October 13 that it had proposed to head of state President Rossen Plevneliev to confer the country’s highest st ...

Dutch report on MH17 crash refutes Russian version

October 13, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk 9M38M1 anti-aircraft missile on July 17 2014, Dutch Safety Boar ...

  • Rocket attack hits Russian embassy in Syria
    October 13, 2015, by Carla Babb of VOANews

    Insurgents fired rockets at Russia’s Embassy in Damascus Tuesday in what Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called an act or terror meant to intimidate those who support the fight against […]

  • EU will suspend Belarus sanctions
    October 13, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union ministers have agreed to suspend sanctions against Belarus following Sunday’s landslide re-election win by authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko. The EU decision, announced Monday by French European Affairs Minis ...

  • Turkey’s political parties trade blame after bombings
    October 13, 2015, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    The deadliest terror attack in Turkey’s history has left the country in shock, but appeals for unity are being ignored, poisoning Turkish politics just weeks ahead of elections that are […]