All posts tagged Russia

  • Idlib chaos: The latest test for Turkish-Russian ties
    March 1, 2020, by Asli Aydintasbas of the ECFR

    Eight long years of proxy war between Turkey and the Syrian regime have now morphed into direct confrontation between the two sides. In recent weeks, battle has raged for control […]

  • Bulgaria to expel two Russian diplomats accused of spying
    January 24, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Prosecutor-General Ivan Geshev has notified the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs that two Russians with diplomatic immunity have been carrying out espionage, the Prosecutor’s Office said on January 24. […]

  • EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months
    December 19, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Council of the EU, in a decision on December 19, prolonged the economic sanctions targeting specific sectors of the Russian economy until July 31 2020. The decision follows an update by […]

  • Bulgarian PM Borissov holds talks with Russian ambassador
    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 […]