All posts tagged Turkey

June 23, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

With a clear victory, 49-year-old Ekrem Imamoglu won the repeat municipal elections in Istanbul on June 23. The opposition candidate won with a difference of about 773 000 votes against […]

Bulgarian railways to inaugurate regular Plovdiv – Edirne train on May 24

May 18, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ is to launch a regular train service at weekends and on public holidays between Plovdiv and the Turkish city of Edirne on ...

Turkish ambassador tells Bulgarian Foreign Ministry his words were distorted by the media

May 13, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Turkish ambassador Hasan Ulusoy, at the centre of a controversy about his reported call to boost the teaching of Turkish in Bulgarian schools, has tol ...

Bulgaria summons Turkish ambassador over reported call to encourage study of Turkish language

May 12, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Political controversy has erupted in Bulgaria over reported comments by Turkish ambassador Hasan Ulusoy calling on the state to encourage the study of ...