Archive for January 26th, 2017

January 26, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greek police and gendarmerie stopped an attempt on January 26 by protesting Greek farmers to blockade the border with Bulgaria. The main road from Thessaloniki remained closed and vehicles were […]

Illegal attempts to cross Bulgarian border were at record low in final months of 2016 – Interior Ministry

January 26, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The number of attempts at illegal crossing of Bulgaria’s borders in the final months of 2016 were the lowest since 2013, the Interior Ministry said ...

Final bell rings at closing time for Bulgaria’s 43rd National Assembly

January 26, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A week after President Roumen Radev told Bulgaria’s MPs “you have one more week”, the 43rd National Assembly held its final sitting ...

Risk of border blockade as protesting Greek farmers gather on road to Bulgarian checkpoint

January 26, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The situation at the Greek-Bulgarian border was being eyed with concern on January 26 as Greek farmers protesting against tax reforms in their country ...