Archive for July 21st, 2016

July 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Alexandroupolis court on Thursday handed down suspended sentences for the eight Turkish military officers that crossed the border into Greece on the night of a failed coup attempt in Turkey, […]

Race for new UN chief heats up

July 21, 2016, by Margaret Besheer of VOANews

There are two daughters of former presidents and one of a farmer; a history buff, a former president, an honorary citizen of Timbuktu and an assortmen ...

Borissov discusses security measures with military over events in Turkey

July 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The situation at the Bulgarian-Turkish border is peaceful, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said during a meeting with top military personnel o ...

Bulgarian President, Supreme Judicial Council, express concern over events in Turkey

July 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev is following with concern developments in Turkey and reiterates his support for all democratically-elected insti ...

  • Dead dolphins case: Bulgaria moves to restrict fishing
    July 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria is expected next week to ban fishing in areas with populations of dolphins, it emerged after a meeting called by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and attended by the ministers […]

  • Owner of illegal file sharing site arrested in Poland
    July 21, 2016, by VOANews

    The alleged owner of Kickass Torrents, an illegal file-sharing website said to have a net worth of at least $54 million, was arrested in Poland Wednesday. Ukrainian Artem Vaulin has […]

  • EU funds for Slovakia halted
    July 21, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The European Commission has halted the payments which were allocated for the 2007-2013 programming period. This concerns five operational programmes focused on informatisation of society, health care, funds for Bratislava […]