Archive for July 16th, 2019

July 16, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has won the vote to become the next president of the European Commission, and will be the first woman to hold the post. She […]

High state honour conferred on outgoing Israeli ambassador to Bulgaria

July 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

At a ceremony on July 16, Bulgarian head of state President Roumen Radev conferred the high state honour of the Order of the Madara Horseman, first cl ...

Bulgaria confirms cyber attack on tax agency captured personal data

July 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian officials confirmed on July 16 that a cyber attack on the National Revenue Agency gained access to the personal and financial data of millio ...

Bulgarian President Radev vetoes Budget revision on party financing

July 16, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev said on July 16 that he has vetoed the 2019 Budget Act revision that cut the state subsidies for political parties an ...

  • Bulgaria and the Holocaust: The struggle for truth
    July 16, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It is a battle for historical truth, a battle against fake news, a battle against Holocaust distortion, and it is far from over. A battle provoked, in part, by a […]