Archive for August 3rd, 2016

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August 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A total of 554 migrants were intercepted crossing the border from Bulgaria into Serbia in July 2016, reports said on August 3, as Bulgaria’s Interior Minister said that migrant-trafficking rings […]

Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project continues in Bulgarian waters

August 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has authorised the research vessel Stril Explorer to enter the country’s waters to participate in the three-year Black ...

Bulgaria adds three Syrians accused of terrorism to anti-terrorism financing list

August 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has added three Syrians that prosecutors have accused of terrorism to the country’s list of people subject to restricti ...

After days of blazes, Bulgaria faces severe fire warnings

August 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

An official warning was issued on August 3 of a high risk of fires in several provinces in Bulgaria over the next two days, after firefighters said th ...

  • Bulgaria approves new registration card system for refugees
    August 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s government has approved new-look registration cards to be issued by the State Agency for Refugees, the government information service said on August 3 2016. The changes are line with […]

  • Sofia Metro: No more dead zones for internet connections
    August 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    At Sofia Metro, the future has arrived. Actually, it will arrive in the near future. Bulgarian National Radio reported, three sections of the underground will have 3G and 4G mobile […]

  • Greeks struggling to make ends meet
    August 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Thousands of Greek pensioners saw their supplementary pension payments slashed by as much as 10 per cent on August 2 as the first round of pension cuts kicked in, affecting retired […]

  • A ray of hope for refugees in northern Greece
    August 3, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    When Mahmood looks out of the window he can see Thessaloniki’s seafront clearly, sometimes, when the sky is clear, even Mount Olympus is visible. “Here we finally have a room; […]

  • Ukrainians denounce Trump’s comments on Ukraine, Crimea
    August 3, 2016, by VOANews

    It is probably no surprise that the recent comments by U.S. Republican Party presidential candidate Donald Trump about the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, including Moscow’s annexation of Crimea, have […]

  • Slovakia: Extremist patrols in trains banned
    August 3, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    Groups of far-right extremists wearing green T-shirts with the logo of Marian Kotleba’s People’s Party Our Slovakia (ĽSNS) will not be allowed to patrol on trains. This stems from the new […]