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February 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A projected near-doubling of measles infections has been identified amid rising severe and protracted outbreaks all over the planet, in poor and rich countries alike, the World Health Organisation (WHO) […]

IMF cuts global growth outlook, warns of growing risks

January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the latest update to its World Economic Outlook (WEO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised its global growth forecast for 2019 and 2020 d ...

Crunch time for the climate at the COP24 global warming conference

December 3, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

There’s a lot at stake at the UN climate conference in Poland. Delegates will be scrambling to save the 2015 Paris climate agreement — and pre ...

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry concerned by violence in Gaza, condemns attacks on Israeli territory

November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry said on November 13 that it was seriously concerned by the dangerous spread of violence in the Gaza Strip area and stro ...

  • Tel Aviv chosen to host 2018 Eurovision song contest
    September 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Tel Aviv has been selected as the Host City for the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in 2019, the European Broadcasting Union said on September 12. The decision was taken by […]

  • US Navy destroyer USS Carney enters Black Sea
    August 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) entered the Black Sea on August 12 in order to conduct maritime security operations and enhance capability and interoperability with allies […]

  • Longest total lunar eclipse of century on Friday
    July 27, 2018, by VOANews

    Scientists say the longest total lunar eclipse of this century will grace the night sky on Friday, turning the moon a reddish color. NASA says the lunar eclipse will last […]