Archive for October 22nd, 2016

October 22, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Amendments to Bulgaria’s election laws, being approved with about two weeks to go to the November 2016 presidential elections, are set to push up the cost. Bulgaria’s Cabinet initially approved […]

Bulgarian refugee centres currently accommodate 6969 people, exceeding capacity – IOM report

October 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s refugee centres are currently accommodating 6969 people, exceeding their combined capacity of 5510 people, going by a regular report ...

Hillary and Donald’s ‘Punch & Judy Show’

October 22, 2016, by Patrick Brigham

Some comedian recently asked on British TV, apropos the loutish and androgynous Donald Trump: “Why would American voters want to replace a perfe ...

No progress on CETA trade deal after EU summit

October 22, 2016, by VOANews

Seven years of talks over a trade deal between the European Union and Canada are hanging in the balance, after EU leaders failed to convince Wallonia, ...

  • Putin’s friends in Europe
    October 22, 2016, by Fredrik Wesslau of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    The upsurge of populism in Europe has provided Russia with an ample supply of sympathetic political parties across the continent. These parties – mostly from the far right but also […]