Archive for November 10th, 2017

November 10, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Certain dates in the Bulgarian political calendar are destined to arouse passions arising from ideological differences, and November 10 is one of them. On this date 28 years ago, Todor […]

Alyosha Soviet soldier monument in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv daubed with anti-Semitic, anti-Russian graffiti

November 10, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The Alyosha monument in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv has been daubed with numerous anti-Semitic, anti-Russian and anti-communist messages. The ...

Unesco general assembly elects France’s Audrey Azoulay director-general, to succeed Bokova

November 10, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The general assembly of Unesco, in a vote in Paris on November 10, elected France’s Audrey Azoulay as director-general. She is the first Jewish ...

Defence Minister: Ranking procedure for new fighter aircraft to be completed by end of July 2018

November 10, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry will send a formal invitation by the end of November 2017 to the bidders to supply the country’s Air Force wit ...

  • Romania fights back against sham reforms
    November 10, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    The government in Bucharest wants to change the country’s justice system and is also planning tax reforms. Civil society, opposition parties, unions and employers’ associations are up in arms. Bucharest […]