Archive for July 11th, 2019

July 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov signed on July 11 the contracts to buy eight Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter jets, one day after the country’s Cabinet sanctioned the deal. In a […]

Fewer dead dolphins wash up on shores of Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast in 2019

July 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Summer 2019 is again seeing numbers of dead dolphins washing up on the shore of Bulgaria’s Black Sea coastline, but in much lower numbers compared t ...

Speaker of Bulgaria’s Parliament probes lawfulness of ouster of Siderov

July 11, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Speaker of Bulgaria’s National Assembly, Tsveta Karayancheva, has ordered an investigation into whether the ouster of Ataka leader Volen Siderov ...

Bulgaria’s Parliament votes new rules on passports, identity documents

July 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

From 2021, Bulgarian citizens will have a choice of getting a passport with a validity of either five or 10 years, Parliament decided on July 11, appr ...