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KTB Accountants Released on Recognizance

Sofia City Court released on Thursday Bulgarian Corpbank's Chief Accountant Mariya Dimova and her deputy Borislava Kyuchukova on a recognizance.

Ukrainian President Likely to Dissolve Parliament Next Week

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is to sign a decree on dissolving the Verkhovna Rada and calling early parliamentary elections next week.

Turkey's Ruling Party to Name New PM

The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) is due to pick a successor to take over from Recep Tayyip Erdogan as Turkey's Prime Minister.

US Admits Secret Mission Failed to Free James Foley

US officials acknowledged that a military mission aiming to free reporter James Foley and other hostages from IS captivity had failed.

Russia Sends Protest Note to Bulgaria Over Soviet Monument Desecration

Russia has sent a note of protest to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry demanding to bring to justice those guilty of desecration of a monument to Soviet warriors.

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Tsvetozar Tomov: Surprising Turnout to Be Expected at Early Elections

The forthcoming snap poll on October 5 is likely to attract 3.

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In Pictures

A chocolate waterfall measuring 8.5 meters is on display at the Fantasia by Escriba exhibition held at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, 21 August 2014. The exhibition opens on 22 August.

Philippines President Benigno Aquino III sprinkles holy water at the grave of his parents to commemorate the 31st death anniversary of his late father, former Senator Benigno `Ninoy` Aquino Jr. at the Manila Memorial Park in Paranaque city, south of Manil

Four South Korean college students use a telescope monopod with a smartphone to take photos of themselves in their caps and gowns during a graduation ceremony at the Sookmyung Women`s University in central Seoul, South Korea, 21 August 2014.

A picture made available on 21 August 2014 shows US singer Lady Gaga meeting fans on her arrival in Perth, Australia, 17 August 2014 at the start of her Australian tour `artRAVE`.

Japan`s Tomoa Narasaki falls from a cliff during the free climb without ropes at the first world bouldering championships in Munich, Germany, 21 August 2014.

Models present creations by Indian designer Shahikant Naidu during the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 in Mumbai, India, 21 August 2014.

A Czech woman during a ceremony to commemorate the 46th anniversary of the Soviet-led occupation of the former Czechoslovakia in 1968, outside the Czech Radio building in Prague, Czech Republic, 21 August 2014.

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