Archive for August 13th, 2018

August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The situation regarding the heavy fuel oil spill in the region of Sozopol on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast is under control and there is no danger to the environment or […]

US Navy destroyer USS Carney enters Black Sea

August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) entered the Black Sea on August 12 in order to conduct maritime security operatio ...

Archaeology: Part of important Roman-era street, building façade found at Plovdiv site

August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Remnants of what was one of the most important streets in Philippopolis, the ancient name of Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv, have been found by ...

Bulgaria acts against heavy fuel oil spill from sunken ship off Sozopol

August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Special barriers have been placed in Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast off Sozopol after authorities were alerted that heavy fuel oil was leaking from ...

  • Why are police clashing with expats in Romania?
    August 13, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    A crowd of up to 100,000 gathered before the seat of Romanian government in Bucharest on Friday to protest government corruption and demand early elections. Many of the protesters were […]

  • Space for two Bulgarians: Communist fellow travellers
    August 13, 2018, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    An April day in 1979 found Bulgaria’s first cosmonaut, Georgi Ivanov, high above the earth and facing a crisis quite as perilous as the American crew of Apollo 13 had […]