Archive for November 24th, 2015

November 24, 2015, by VOANews

Russia threatened Tuesday to cut off natural gas and to halt coal deliveries to Ukraine, worsening a dispute over a power blackout in Crimea. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak accused […]

NATO backs Turkey but seeks to lower tensions with Russia

November 24, 2015, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

NATO says it stands with Turkey following an emergency meeting in Brussels of its 28 ambassadors requested by Ankara to discuss the downing a Russian ...

Opinion: Looking away from the Greece-Macedonia border

November 24, 2015, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

Following the reprehensible terror attacks in Paris, politicians and the media have understandably concentrated on the security situation, the hunt fo ...

Bulgarian PM: Tension between Nato, Russia ‘not good’

November 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on November 24 that the downing of a Russian military plane by Turkish fighter jets was likely to ...

  • Plovdiv mayor: Consensus on awarding concession for airport
    November 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    There is consensus among Plovdiv municipality, the regional administration and the Ministry of Transport that Plovdiv Airport needs a serious concession-holder with a plan to develop the airport and its […]

  • Human Rights Watch: Syrians pushed back at Turkish border
    November 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Turkey has all but closed its borders to Syrian asylum seekers and is summarily pushing back Syrians detected as they try to cross, Human Rights Watch said on November 23. Syrians described Turkish […]