Archive for July 9th, 2020

July 9, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Everyone had a reason to be there, this balmy July evening of protest in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia. To a degree, three disparate protests merged, to an extent, into one. […]

Will Bulgaria have to choose between a summer and winter holiday season?

July 9, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

As of July 10, a number of restrictive measures against the spread of coronavirus in Bulgaria return – closing of indoor night bars, discos and ...

Business as usual: Croatia’s denial of Ustaša crimes

July 9, 2020, by Sven Milekić

On June 26, The Independent published an op-ed written by Professor Menachem Rosensaft, general counsel of the World Jewish Congress, which outlines t ...

Covid-19: Bulgaria closes indoor discos, nightclubs, restricts group celebrations to 30 people

July 9, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Facing a sharp rise in the number of confirmed cases of new coronavirus, Bulgaria’s government decided to bring back a number of restrictive mea ...

  • Prosecutors arrest two Bulgarian presidential aides
    July 9, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Prosecutors have arrested two aides to President Roumen Radev, it was announced on July 9. One is Iliya Milushev, presidential adviser on security issues, and the other Plamen Uzunov, adviser […]