Archive for April 21st, 2018

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April 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria welcomes as a positive signal the announcement by North Korea that it will discontinue nuclear tests and intercontinenal ballistic missile tests, close the nuclear test site in the north […]

Bulgarian journalists say they self-censor while owners impose political policy – US report

April 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

There are persistent concerns about grave damage to media pluralism in Bulgaria caused by factors including corporate and political pressure, growing ...

Anti-Semitic rhetoric appears regularly on social networks and media forums in Bulgaria – US report

April 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

In Bulgaria, anti-Semitic rhetoric continued to appear regularly on social networking sites and as comments under online media articles, the US State ...

US State Dept criticises Bulgaria on prisons, judiciary, corruption, people-trafficking and violence against minorities

April 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The most significant human rights issues in Bulgaria in 2017 included harsh conditions in prisons and detention facilities; lack of judicial independe ...

  • Commentary: 4 factors that led to Turkey’s snap elections
    April 21, 2018, by Asli Aydintasbas of the ECFR

    Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has called snap elections at the request of his ultra-nationalist ally, the Nationalist Action Party (MHP), in a surprise move forced upon the government by […]