All posts tagged Czech Republic

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: September 28 roundup
    September 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    “We will not turn our country into a refugee camp”, Greece’s deputy immigration policy minister Yannis Mouzalas said in an interview with Avgi newspaper, adding that the ministry’s intention is to […]

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 23
    September 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    European Union leaders are gathering on September 23 2015 for an emergency meeting in Brussels to discuss the next steps after interior ministers agreed to a plan to distribute 120 000 […]

  • EU ministers agree to migrant quota plan
    September 22, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union interior ministers approved a controversial plan Tuesday to relocate 120,000 migrants throughout the 28-nation bloc, overriding vehement opposition from four ex-communist eastern nations. The interior ministers adopted the [& ...

  • Europe’s migrant crisis: Roundup, September 17
    September 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Migrants and refugees are pouring into Germany at a rate of 1800 a day through the border with Austria, German police said on September 16. The influx is causing some […]

  • Nato reassures East European allies of its support
    April 1, 2015, by VOANews

    Nato’s supreme commander in Europe said that an armored vehicles convoy of US troops crossing eastern Europe is a “good message of reassurance” to member nations for the military alliance’s […]

  • Czech Republic: Festival of Freedom marks the Velvet Revolution
    November 11, 2014, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Numerous events are planned in the Czech Republic to celebrate 25 years since the Velvet Revolution. Some 16 civic groups and organisations are joining together to present concerts, films, discussions […]