Archive for November 23rd, 2017

November 23, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The largest Chinese cultural centre in Central and South-Eastern Europe opened in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia on November 23. The centre, at 77 Rakovski Street in Sofia, covers eight floors, a […]

Brexit: EU cancels UK bids for European Capital of Culture 2023

November 23, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

A looming Brexit makes Britain ineligible to host the EU’s year-long cultural title, the EU has confirmed, describing it as a matter of “c ...

Bosnians welcome Mladic conviction, but justice unlikely to reconcile divided region

November 23, 2017, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

Ratko Mladic, the former general in charge of Bosnian Serb forces during the Balkans war in the early 1990s has been convicted of 10 charges of genoci ...

Nato Foundation to hold conference on Western Balkans in December 2017

November 23, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

At the beginning of December, Italy’s capital Rome will host a conference entitled “The Western Balkans at a crossroads”, organised ...

  • Bulgarian MPs amend law to expand border police powers
    November 23, 2017, by Alex Bivol

    Bulgarian Parliament passed amendments to the Interior Ministry Act on November 23 that would give the border police directorate of the ministry wider powers to investigate crimes and participate in […]