Archive for February 5th, 2017

February 5, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The “United Patriots” coalition, a cluster of nationalist and far-right parties that stood together in Bulgaria’s November 2016 presidential elections, has lodged an application to compete in the country’s March […]

Bulgarian Socialist Party puts 12-year term limit on its members of Parliament

February 5, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

At a two-day congress, the Bulgarian Socialist Party adopted rule changes including limiting its MPs to no more than 12 years – three full terms ...

Romanian PM calls for repeal of corruption decree

February 5, 2017, by VOANews

Following widespread demonstrations across Romania, the country’s prime minister called Saturday for the repeal of a decree decriminalizing offi ...

After five days of protests: Romanian government revokes decree

February 5, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Five days into a series of daily demonstrations in Bucharest and other towns and cities, the Romanian government promised to revoke the decree which t ...