Archive for May 22nd, 2016

May 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov carried out an aerial inspection of progress on the extension to the Bulgarian -Turkish border fence on May 22 2016. Accompanying Borissov on the helicopter […]

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Earthquake of 4.5 on Richter scale near Bulgaria’s Sandanski

May 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

An earthquake of 4.5 on the Richter scale was registered on May 22 near the town of Sandanski in south-western Bulgaria, close to the Greek border, ac ...

Fears mount over European air security

May 22, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

Security at European airports is coming under urgent scrutiny as mystery continues to surround the cause of the EgyptAir crash. While it isn’t clear ...

EU ministers back emergency system to suspend visa-free travel

May 22, 2016, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

European Union ministers meeting in Brussels have agreed on a mechanism aimed at suspending visa-free travel for foreign nationals abusing the privile ...