Archive for October 19th, 2017

October 19, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The new line-up of Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC), which took office earlier this month, voted on October 19 to elect Georgi Cholakov as the next head of the Supreme […]

Bulgarian Parliament overturns presidential veto on Defence Act amendments

October 19, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s ruling majority succeeded on October 19 in overturning President Roumen Radev’s veto on the bill to amend the Defence Act. The ...

Foreign Minister: Bulgaria pushing for ‘practical measures’ to aid Western Balkans

October 19, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The countries of the Western Balkans will increasingly hear political messages in support of their European prospects, but Bulgaria is also pushing fo ...

UN to decide next month on fate of ‘Butcher of Balkans’ Mladic

October 19, 2017, by VOANews

United Nations judges will decide next week on a verdict in the trial of former Bosnian Serb army leader Ratko Mladic, who is accused of war crimes st ...