Saturday 24 February 2024
February 24, 2024
Bulgarian Sanctioned By U.S., Britain For Corruption Elected To Leadership Role In Major Bulgarian Party
A Bulgarian lawmaker who has been sanctioned by the United States and Britain for alleged corruption, has been elected a co-president of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms at the party’s national convention in Sofia.
February 13, 2024
Protesting Bulgarian Farmers Pour Milk In Sofia's Streets As Ukrainian Imports Flood Market
Farmers from across Bulgaria blocked two main thoroughfares in the capital, Sofia, on February 13, pouring milk onto the streets as they called for the resignation of Agriculture Minister Kiril Vatev among other demands.
February 09, 2024
Farmers Protest In Bulgaria
Farmers in Bulgaria continued a nationwide protest for a fourth straight day, demanding more state compensation for being undercut by cheaper imports from Ukraine. Dozens blocked roads in the village of Trud on February 8 after farmers in other European countries held protests.
January 26, 2024
Bulgarian Student Expelled For 1968 Protest Receives Award Half A Century Later
A former Bulgarian student expelled from his communist-run university for protesting the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in the 1960s has been honored by the same institution more than 55 years later.
January 26, 2024
A Fake-News Campaign Claims Bulgaria's Favorite Poet Is Being Kicked Out Of Classrooms
A poem by one of Bulgaria's literary greats is recited by schoolchildren to this day. However, a recent wave of disinformation claims Sofia is planning to scrap it. The fake news was hatched and spread online, mainly by pro-Kremlin websites and politicians.
January 14, 2024
The Battle To Clear The Black Sea Of Mines
Since Russia launched its full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, ships in the Black Sea have faced a rising threat from mines. Turkey, Bulgaria, and Romania -- the only three NATO littoral states -- have announced a joint effort to eliminate them amid Russian efforts to add more.
Ukraine Has No Navy. But It's Hammering Russia In The Black Sea.2
Best Way To Honor Navalny, NATO Chief Says, Is Ensuring Russia's Defeat In Ukraine3
Putin Fears Navalny Funeral Could Trigger Mass Demonstrations, Khodorkovsky Says4
Some 60 Russian Troops Reportedly Killed By Strike While Waiting In Formation5
Blogger Who Revealed Russian Military Losses In Avdiyivka Reportedly Commits Suicide6
Erdogan Urges Azerbaijani Leader To Avoid Armenia Tensions7
In Video Message, Navalny's Mother Pleads With Putin To Return Her Son's Body8
Why Were Lindsay Lohan And Dolph Lundgren Calling For Moldova's President To Step Down?9
Interview: Latvia's President Says Ukraine Is Not Only Fighting For Us But 'Fighting Instead Of Us'10
Live Briefing: Russia Invades Ukraine