Archive for April 5th, 2018

April 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov has decided to ask for Cabinet approval for two acquisition projects, for 16 fighter jets and 150 combat vehicles for the land forces, the ministry […]

Bulgarian court approves extradition of ‘Islamic State’ terrorism suspect to Morocco

April 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The district court in the Bulgarian town of Haskovo has approved an application for the extradition of Moroccan citizen Naufal Zahri to his country of ...

Bulgaria reports bird flu outbreak on duck farm in Yambol district

April 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

A new outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza was confirmed at a duck farm in the village of Zimnitsa, Straldzha municipality, Yambol distr ...

Bulgarian FM: Support for Moldova’s EU prospects ‘consistent and categorical’

April 5, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s support for Moldova’s European prospects is consistent and categorical, Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva said on April 5 af ...

  • Do the Western Balkans face a coming Russian storm?
    April 5, 2018, by Mark Galeotti of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    “Serbia and the rest of the Balkans are a pawn in a great game of powers between Russia, the EU, and the US.” – Former Serbian economy minister Saša Radulović. […]