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At Least Twelve People Killed in Double Bombing Near Shia Shrine in Syria

At least twelve people were killed and 55 other injured in a double bombing near the Syrian capital on Saturday.

World | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1510

Greece Detains Ship with Arms Supplies Sailing from Bulgaria to Uruguay

A ship sailing under the flag of Antigua and Barbuda has been detained by Greek authorities at the port of Piraeus.

World » Southeast Europe | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 15:42 | Viewed: 2379

Bulgaria Has Spent Over BGN 100 M on Fence Along Border with Turkey

Bulgaria has spent more than BGN 100 M on constructing the fence along the border with Turkey, which has not been fully completed yet.

World » Southeast Europe | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 12:18 | Viewed: 3012

Bulgaria Hosts SEECP Parliamentary Assembly Plenary Session

Bulgaria is hosting the plenary session of the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP) Parliamentary Assembly on Saturday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 11, 2016, Saturday // 11:13 | Viewed: 1751

EU Prolongs Support to Farmers Hit by Russian Ban on Fruit, Vegetables Imports

The European Commission said on Friday that it extended for another year the safety net measures for the fruit and vegetables sector of the EU affected by the Russian ban on food imports.

World » EU | June 10, 2016, Friday // 21:29 | Viewed: 1665

Russia Says New Gas Supply Routes to Greece, Italy Depend on EU Decisions

Russia is ready to consider any options for gas deliveries to Greece and Italy, including through Bulgaria, but any decision for building infrastructure depends on the European Commission, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

World » Russia | June 10, 2016, Friday // 17:26 | Viewed: 1686

Estimated 207,260 Migrants Enter Europe by Sea in 2016: IOM

An estimated 207,260 migrants and refugees have arrived in Europe by sea in 2016 through 8 June, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM)

World | June 10, 2016, Friday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1340

Russia Vows Response to USS Porter’s Entry into Black Sea

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World » Russia | June 10, 2016, Friday // 15:09 | Viewed: 2211

Kurdistan Freedom Hawks Claim Responsibility for Istanbul Bombing

The Kurdistan Freedom Hawks (TAK) claimed on Friday responsibility for the car bombing in the Istanbul district of Beyazit on Tuesday which claimed the lives of eleven people and left 36 other injured.

World » Southeast Europe | June 10, 2016, Friday // 14:09 | Viewed: 1624

Euro 2016 Begins as France Grapples with Terrorist Threat, Strikes, Floods

Starting from Friday, France will host the fifteenth edition of the UEFA European Championship which will last until July 10.

World » EU | June 10, 2016, Friday // 09:00 | Viewed: 1449

EU Cuts Red Tape on Authenticity of Public Documents

The European Parliament on Thursday adopted a regulation to cut costs and formalities for EU citizens who need to present a public document in an EU country different from their own.

World » EU | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 23:27 | Viewed: 1683

Four Israelis Killed in Tel Aviv Shooting

Four Israelis were killed and several other injured in a shooting which took place in Tel Aviv on Wednesday night.

World | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 09:16 | Viewed: 1242

Fatalities Rise on Mediterranean Migrant Routes: IOM

Fatalities at sea on migrant routes in the Mediterranean have increased in 2016 through June 3, reaching 2,809, compared with 1,838 through the first six months of 2015, the International Organisation for Migration has said.

World | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 21:04 | Viewed: 1188

Romania May Have to Give Priority to Gas, Power Supplies to Bulgarian, Greek Households in Crisis

Romania, the country in southeastern Europe least dependent on energy imports from Russia, may have to supply electricity and natural gas to households in Bulgaria and Greece in case of energy crisis in the region at the expense of Romanian industrial con

World » EU | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 1871

Three Killed in New Car Bomb Attack in Turkey

A new car bomb attack rocked Turkey on Wednesday, just a day after a similar bombing took place in Istanbul.

World » Southeast Europe | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1871

Bulgarian Ambassador to Turkey Says PKK, IS Among Possible Perpetrators of Istanbul Bombing

Commenting the terrorist attack which took place in Istanbul on Tuesday, Bulgarian ambassador to Turkey, Her Excellency Nadezhda Neynsky, said on Wednesday that four suspects have been detained in connection with the bombing.

World » Southeast Europe | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1404

Four Suspects Detained Over Istanbul Bombing

Four suspects have been detained in relation to the terrorist attack which took place in the Beyazit district of Istanbul on Tuesday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1625

Ecumenical Patriarchate Calls on Bulgarian Church to Participate in Pan-Orthodox Council

After an extraordinary meeting on Monday, the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople called on all autocephalous Eastern Orthodox churches, including the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, to participate in the Pan-Orthodox Council which is scheduled to take p

World | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 1675

Macedonian President Fully Reverses Amnesty in Wiretapping Affair

Macedonia's President Gjorge Ivanov has scrapped an amnesty granted in April on politicians involved in a massive wiretapping affair.

World » Southeast Europe | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1398

Explosion Kills 11, Wounds 36 in Turkey's Istanbul

An attack targeting a police vehicle in Turkey's biggest city Istanbul has left at least еleven people dead and thirty-six others injured.

World » Southeast Europe | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 2374

Ukraine Detains Frenchman Plotting Terror Attacks during Euro 2016

A French citizen detained on the Ukrainian-Polish border last month had planned terror attacks, to coincide with the Euro 2016 soccer championship in France, France 24 TV broadcaster reported on Monday.

World | June 6, 2016, Monday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1266