All posts tagged Russia

December 6, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov held talks on December 6 with the Russian ambassador in Sofia, Anatoly Makarov, the government information service said. The talks came a day after the […]

Russia expels Bulgarian diplomat in tit-for-tat over espionage row

December 5, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s ambassador in Moscow was summoned on December 5 to the Russian Foreign Ministry to be handed a note declaring a Bulgarian diplomat pe ...

Prosecutor-General requests probe after Russophile leader accused of spying allowed to leave Bulgaria

November 4, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Prosecutor-General has alerted the Inspectorate of the Supreme Judicial Council and the head of the Special Criminal Court after Nikolai Malinov, ...

Bulgarian PM praises Russia for not reciprocating over expulsion of ‘spy’ diplomat

November 1, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

It is an honour that, to this day, Russia has not reciprocated to Bulgaria’s expulsion of a diplomat alleged to have been committing espionage, ...