Archive for June 5th, 2018

June 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian National Assembly’s defence committee voted on June 5 to approve 3.5 billion leva military modernisation projects involving the acquisition of fighter jets and armoured infantry vehicles. The projects […]

Plovdiv Mediaeval Festival 2018 to be held on June 23-24

June 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Plovdiv Mediaeval Festival will be held on June 23 and 24 2018 at Mladezhkiya Hulm (“Youth Hill”) in Bulgaria’s second city, wit ...

Sofia Pride 2018: Customary condemnations – and calls of support

June 5, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the run-up to the annual Sofia Pride, the 2018 event is seeing the customary calls for it to be banned, while it is also set to attract the customa ...

ECJ: Same-sex spouses of EU citizens have residency rights

June 5, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

The European Court of Justice ruled that member states cannot refuse residency to non-EU spouses of EU citizens. However, the court’s decision s ...