Archive for July 1st, 2017

July 1, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) has decided to accept Bulgaria as a liaison country, the first state to take the next step towards full membership since 2009. The decision […]

75-year-old jogger among five dead in Sofia as searing summer heat strikes Bulgarian capital

July 1, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In just the first few hours of severe hot temperatures in Bulgarian capital Sofia on July 1, as temperatures were forecast to rise to 39 degrees Celsi ...

Midway through 2017, Bulgaria’s road death toll is 282

July 1, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Halfway through 2017, the number of deaths in road accidents in Bulgaria has reached 282, according to Interior Ministry statistics on July 1. Since J ...

Bulgaria: Dangerous heat wave triggers Code Red warning

July 1, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

In Bulgaria, a total of 17 provinces were under a Code Red dangerous weather warning today, due to excessive heat. Up to 44 degrees Centigrade were fo ...