Archive for October, 2018

  • MEPs demand end to EU arms exports to Saudi Arabia
    October 25, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Parliament voted overwhelmingly on October 25 for a call on EU countries to unite and impose an EU-wide arms embargo on Saudi Arabia. By 325 votes in favour, […]

  • 2018 Sofia Independent Film Festival opens on October 26
    October 25, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The ninth Sofia Independent Film Festival opens on October 26 and continues until November 3 2018, the organisers said. The venues for this year’s festival are the Odeon Cinema, the […]

  • Bulgarian Deputy PM Simeonov’s apology falls on stony ground
    October 24, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After days of insisting that he would not apologise for controversial remarks that have led to protests demanding his resignation, Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov offered a qualified apology […]