Archive for August 10th, 2016

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August 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Leaders of the left-wing opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and splinter socialist minority party ABC have agreed on August 10 to put forward former Air Force chief, General Roumen Radev, […]

Brother-in-law of Charlie Hebdo attacker seeks extradition from Bulgaria to France

August 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Mourad Hamyd, brother-in-law of Charlie Hebdo attacker Cherif Kouachi, appeared in front of a Bulgarian court on August 10, asking to be extradited to ...

Putin relents on South Stream as Erdogan offers Turkish Stream promises

August 10, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Russian president Vladimir Putin appeared to soften his position on the prospect of reviving the South Stream gas pipeline project after a meeting wit ...

Bulgarian Cabinet approves resignation of air force chief seen as possible presidential candidate

August 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has recommended to head of state President Rossen Plevneliev to approve the resignation of Air Force chief General Roumen Rad ...

  • More than 5000 homes damaged in floods in Macedonia
    August 10, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Initial assessments by the Macedonian government commission for crisis management are that this past weekend’s floods substantially damaged 5000 homes and severely affected families in 12 residential areas of the […]