Ups & Downs
US, Cuba Move to Normalize Ties
The US and Cuba plan to launch efforts to normalize diplomatic and economic relations following more than half a century of hostility, US President Barack Obama announced on December 17.
Bulgaria's Child Mortality Rate Is 2 Times Higher Than EU's
Child mortality in Bulgaria is two times higher than that in the rest of the EU, Deputy Health Minister Vanyo Sharkov said, quoting Eurostat data.