Archive for March 16th, 2017

March 16, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry said on March 16 that it was recalling its ambassador in Ankara, Nadezhda Neynsky, for consultations. The single-sentence statement by the Foreign Ministry gave no reason why […]

Caretaker PM: Cabinet will nominate European Commissioner if no government within 10 days after elections

March 16, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov says that his administration will nominate the country’s next European Commissioner ...

Bulgarian election commission orders halt to distribution of book attacking Ivanov’s ‘Yes Bulgaria’ and New Republic

March 16, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The Central Election Commission has ordered an end to the distribution of a book distributed free with a newspaper, directed against former justice mi ...

‘Die Welt’: Erdoğan’s empty threats will not lead to new refugee wave

March 16, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Not just in Bulgaria, there has been a lot of talk about Erdoğan’s threats to open the borders, in order to “flood Europe with refugees& ...