Archive for February 16th, 2016

February 16, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

Ukraine’s parliament failed to get enough votes to remove Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his Cabinet of Ministers on February 16. A petition calling for a vote of no-confidence […]

EC takes aim at Russia with ‘energy security’ package

February 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission published a package of proposals on February 16 meant to increase the bloc’s energy security        in case of in ...

Bulgarian lorry drivers mount counter-blockade, vow to block all Bulgarian-Greek crossings

February 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian lorry drivers formed a human chain to block the Kulata – Promachonas crossing at the Greek-Bulgarian border on February 16 in retaliat ...

Bulgarian former BSP MP Kadiev forms new party

February 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

MP Georgi Kadiev, expelled from the Bulgarian Socialist Party in September 2015 for standing in the Sofia mayoral election against the official party ...

  • EU launches European Medical Corps
    February 16, 2016, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

    The European Union announced Monday the launch of a new medical body aimed at responding to health crises more quickly and more efficiently. The European Union’s Medical Corps will be […]

  • Visegrád Group calls for fast action to secure EU border
    February 16, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    How to handle the refugee crisis and in particular the Western Balkan route used by refugees entering Europe through Greece was the topic of the second part of a 25th […]