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September 20, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria seeks to pursue a balanced policy towards Russia, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said during Question Time in Parliament on September 20. Replying to a question from Anton Kutev, an […]

Espionage allegations: Bulgarian PM denies ties with Russia have deteriorated

September 18, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Relations between Bulgaria and Russia have not deteriorated, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on September 18, eight days after an officia ...

Russia ‘concerned’ by espionage charges in Bulgaria against Russophile leader

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russia is “concerned” by the charges pressed against the chairperson of the non-governmental organisation Russophiles in Bulgaria, Nikolai ...

‘Russian spying’ case: US, British embassies state support for Bulgaria

September 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The embassies of the United States and the United Kingdom have issued statements of support for Bulgaria in the wake of allegations that the head of t ...

  • EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months
    June 28, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Council of the EU has prolonged economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy until January 31 2020, the Council said in a statement. The decision follows an update […]