Archive for July 9th, 2016

Croatian ambassador Danijela Barišić and Karel van Kesteren, ambassador of the Netherlands
July 9, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The public transport system in Sofia has issues, to say the least. At the same time, things have improved in the past 15 years. The Metro used to be a […]

Bulgarian PM Borissov: Black Sea should be a demilitarised zone

July 9, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on July 9 he wants the Black Sea to be a demilitarised zone, to open the way to develop business, tourism ...

Nato and Russia want dialogue, not a new Cold War

July 9, 2016, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

The NATO summit in Warsaw is deciding on new troops for Eastern Europe. Russia is to be both deterred and invited to dialogue. Putin says he’s r ...

On Russia, Nato shifts from reassurance to deterrence

July 9, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

It is being called the most critical NATO summit since the end of the Cold War. U.S. President Barack Obama put Brexit at the top of his agenda on the ...

  • Greek railways strike to hit Sofia – Thessaloniki trains
    July 9, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A strike by Greek railway employees from July 8 to 12 will mean the cancellation of trains between Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia and Greece’s northern city of Thessaloniki, Bulgarian state […]