Archive for December 29th, 2015

December 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

migrBulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on December 29 that police has detained a Macedonian national as he was driving a lorry with 119 migrants. The driver, who had a Bulgarian residence […]

Year in Review: The EU and Greece

December 29, 2015, by Alex Bivol

As clocks ticked away the last hours of 2014, the news that the parliament in Athens was dissolved on the last day of the year to pave the way for [&h ...

At least five MPs set to leave Bulgaria’s MRF parliamentary group – reports

December 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Media reports in Bulgaria claimed that at least five MPs were set to follow in the footsteps of former Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF) leader L ...

Belgium arrests 2 suspected of New Year’s terror plot

December 29, 2015, by VOANews

Prosecutors in Belgium said Tuesday police arrested two people suspected of planning holiday terror attacks in Brussels. They said investigators found ...

  • As crackdown continues, Turkey investigates Kurdish party leader
    December 29, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into Selahattin Demirtas, the leader of Turkey’s main pro-Kurdish party. The move comes as security forces continue a crackdown across the predominantly Kurdish southeast […]