Archive for June 23rd, 2016

June 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

In Sofia, the presidents of Bulgaria and Germany have expressed hope that the United Kingdom’s June 23 referendum will see the UK remain in the EU. Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev, […]

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian professor: Russia wants to divide the Orthodox Christian world

June 23, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian professor Kalin Yanakiev says that he is convinced that the Bulgarian Orthodox Church decided against attending the Pan-Orthodox Council in ...

MEPs adopt new rules on international divorces dispute settlement

June 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Parliament said on June 23 that MEPs approved new rules on deciding which country’s courts should settle property disputes in divorce or de ...

Russian state media feeds Euroskepticism, raises Brexit concerns

June 23, 2016, by Daniel Schearf of VOANews

Russian state media often act as cheerleaders for disunity and dysfunction within the European Union and tout Europe’s supposed moral decline and fa ...