Archive for December 17th, 2016

December 17, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Frontex, the EU’s border agency, has reported that 350 000 people have arrived in the EU so far this year. The number is a sharp fall from last year’s total. […]

Protests in Poland sparked by perceived assaults on democracy

December 17, 2016, by VOANews

Opponents of Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party remained in front of Poland’s parliament building Saturday morning hours after po ...

2016/17 ski season opens in Bulgaria’s Bansko, Borovets resorts

December 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The 2016/17 ski season opens officially in Bulgaria’s winter mountain resorts of Bansko and Borovets on December 17. In Bansko, the mood was up ...

Opposition lawmakers in Poland block parliament to protest media rules

December 17, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Opposition lawmakers in Poland sang the national anthem and chanted ‘Free media’ in protest at planned limits on journalists. Work on the ...