Archive for November 23rd, 2016

November 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a move likely to prove no more than Quixotic, Bulgaria’s nationalist Patriotic Front parliamentary group said on November 23 that it was willing to try to form a government […]

Five more flights cancelled at Sofia Airport on November 24

November 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The decision of pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit to extend their strike for a second day, on November 24, has prompted the cancellation of five more L ...

Bulgaria proposes posthumous state honours for anti-communist guerrilla fighters

November 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s outgoing government proposed on November 23 that the President confer posthumous state honours on 30 leaders of the Goryani, an anti- ...

Borissov: Everyone wants to govern but when the time comes, they run like hell

November 23, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Presiding at the first Cabinet meeting after his government’s resignation was accepted by Parliament, outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Bo ...

  • US issues Europe travel alert for holiday season
    November 23, 2016, by VOANews

    The U.S. State Department has issued a travel alert for Americans regarding “a heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season.” In a statement Monday, officials […]

  • Can governance Trump guns? European security after the US elections
    November 23, 2016, by Mark Galeotti of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    European security co-operation has never really been off the EU’s agenda, but controversy, political divisions and expense have for many years kept it well away from the top. Donald Trump’s […]