Archive for October 12th, 2019

October 12, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A 33-year-old man from Lyaskovets in central northern Bulgaria has been arrested for attempted vote-buying, according to media reports two weeks ahead of the country’s autumn 2019 mayoral and municipal […]

Greek Orthodox Church recognises Ukrainian Orthodox Church as independent

October 12, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The governing body of the Greek Orthodox Church, its Holy Synod, took a formal decision on October 12 to recognise the Ukrainian Orthodox Church as au ...

Poland votes: PiS and its pact with the people

October 12, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

Poles go to the ballot box on October 13. The upcoming elections are expected to point the way ahead for Poland — but critics fear the country could ...

Turkey’s Syria offensive: Bulgarian PM to urge Brussels to stop criticism of Ankara

October 12, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on October 12 that he would urge European Union leaders to stop their “incessant invective” a ...