Archive for August 24th, 2016

August 24, 2016, by VOANews

The United States held firm Wednesday in rebuffing Turkey’s demand that it immediately extradite Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen whom Ankara blames for last month’s failed military coup, saying it has […]

Bulgarian expats exploited by welfare fraud mafia in German town

August 24, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus

In the German town of Offenbach, the number of applications for social welfare handed in by Bulgarian expats is constantly on the rise, and recently h ...

Steve Gadd in Sofia: The Guy who did the “Aja” Drum Roll

August 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Ohhh, dammit! It’s Steve Gadd. Steve GADD! S-T-E-V-E G-A-D-D! Hell! Yes, he will be at Sofia’s Joystation venue, on September 21st, 2016. ...

Bulgarian PM Borissov to meet Turkish counterpart in Istanbul

August 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov will meet on August 26 in Istanbul with his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim, who requested the meeting. At ...

  • Bulgaria’s presidential elections: Red Baron loses a wing
    August 24, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Assuming he has some familiarity with quotations from military history, Roumen Radev, the former general and now presidential candidate of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, might be tempted to remember Admiral […]

  • Montenegro’s Luksic quits UN Secretary-General race
    August 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Montenegro’s foreign minister Igor Luksic has withdrawn from the race to be the United Nations’ next Secretary-General, saying that he hopes the “Eastern European argument will prevail” in the contest. […]