Bulgaria Newswire

Bulgaria Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bulgaria.

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  1. Soviet War Memorials in Eastern Europe Continue to Strain Relations with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... by law, they remain targets of sporadic defacement and vandalism. The Monument to the Soviet Army in Sofia, Bulgaria, is a good example. It was painted over (as in the main image above) on the night of February 24, 2014 by unknown activists, in ...

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  2. Israel's Ashram sets world record in rhythmic gymnastics, grabs goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... win two all-around gold medals in one season. With the World Championships set to take place next month in Sofia, Bulgaria, Ashram has her sights set on another medal, following up third-place finishes in 2017 in the all-around and ribbon ...

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  3. U.S. 6th Fleet Commander Visits Naval Partners in Bulgaria and RomaniaRead the original story

    Saturday | Holtville Tribune

    Vice Adm. Lisa Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet and commander, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO, met with NATO allies and partners during a visit to Varna, Bulgaria, and Constanta, Romania, August 13-15, 2018.

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  4. Iran's Economy Can't be Shielded from U.S. SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Yahoo!

    ... Iran-Iraq war. More recently, Hezbollah carried out a suicide bombing of a bus carrying Israeli tourists in Burgas, Bulgaria. The 2012 attack killed six people. In addition to Iran's terrorist activities, the regime's repression, human-rights ...

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  5. Bulgarian Tourism Minister: For this Summer Season we Expect Growth of 5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Sofia News Agency

    ... on a project for 12 wine-culinary destinations, Focus Radio - Burgas reported. The Ministry of Tourism aims to turn Bulgaria into a well-known year-round destination and therefore the use of its potential is of great importance, the minister ...

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  6. Bulgarian Beekeepers Report Significantly Lower Honey ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Sofia News Agency

    Veliko Tarnovo. Bulgarian beekeepers across the country report significantly lower honey production compared with past seasons, Petya Ivanova, chair of the National Association of Women Beekeepers, told Focus Radio - Veliko Tarnovo .

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  7. Hezbollah is a terror group. The West needs to wake upRead the original story

    Friday Aug 17 | WAAY

    ... devastating success, from the 1983 bombing of US Marine barracks in Beirut to a 2012 attack on a bus in Burgas, Bulgaria. Much of its violence has targeted Jewish communities, including the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Argentina, which killed ...

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  8. Australian Oil and Gas enters Bulgaria, Buys offshore block stake from ShellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Sofia News Agency

    Woodside said on Wednesday that it had entered the farm-in agreement with Shell to buy a 30% non-operated participating interest in Block 1-14 Khan Kubrat The block is located within the continental shelf and exclusive economic zone of the Republic of Bulgaria in the Black Sea.

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  9. First 'Homer Reading' event for visually impaired organized in TroyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 17 | Turkish Daily News

    ... Two hundred visually impaired people from 15 countries including Germany, the United States, Albania, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Canada, Iraq, Japan, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Serbia and New Zealand as ...

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  10. Russian Railways subsidiary raided in YerevanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Groong

    SCR head Sergey Valko meets PM Nikol Pashinyan , a sub­sidiary of Russian state-owned Russian Railways, seizing documents and infor­ma­tion. The company said author­i­ties are probing tax evasion of ֏9,700,000 .

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  11. PM Borisov: Over 200 Schools Throughout Bulgaria are Undergoing Complete RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Sofia News Agency

    Targovishte. Over 200 schools throughout the country are undergoing complete renovation, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said in Targovishte, the government press office said.

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  12. BGN 300 a Fine for an Austrian Tourist who Hit a Maid in a Hotel at 'Golden Sands' ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Sofia News Agency

    ... took off on the ground, the blow was that strong, "says the maid Oksana Sofronieva of Ukraine, who has been in Bulgaria for two months. She can not tell if the Austrian was drunk, but he was not in an adequate state according to her. The day after ...

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  13. Joshua Ordered By WBO To Make Mandatory After PovetkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Boxing Scene

    ... Manchester Arena. Hughie Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) is scheduled box Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) on October 27 in Sofia, Bulgaria, in an elimination match that'll determine the IBF's mandatory challenger for Joshua. The 28-year-old Joshua, who owns the ...

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  14. I used a top budget airline to score a cheap flight, but the fact I...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    I recently booked a cheap flight from Sofia, Bulgaria to Lisbon, Portugal for a bargain airfare of $89 on WizzAir, the budget Hungarian airline. But, after booking, I found that was charged fee after fee that ended up costing more than my entire flight ticket, including fees for baggage, administration, airport check-in, and an in-flight meal.

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  15. US Plans to Upgrade Military Bases in Romania, BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Sofia News Agency

    The United States Army is set to invest almost $27 million in Romania and Bulgaria in 2019, according to the record $717 million defence budget signed on Tuesday by President Donald Trump. The budget envisages that US troops "continue rotational deployments to Romania and Bulgaria while taking full advantage of the training opportunities available at military locations such as Camp Mihail Kogalniceanu in Romania and Novo Selo Training Area in Bulgaria".

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  16. Starbucks Opens its First Cafe in PlovdivRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Sofia News Agency

    Bulgaria's AmRest Coffee, part of Polish restaurant operator AmRest Holdings, said on Wednesday it opened the first coffee shop under the Starbucks brand in the city of Plovdiv. The new store, located in Mall Plovdiv shopping centre, offers a commercial area of 240 square metres with seating for 121 people, AmRest Coffee said in a statement.

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  17. New KitKat Chunky Salted Caramel Fudge launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | York Press

    A spokeswoman said new flavours were rotated each year, with last year's flavour variant, New York Cheesecake, a hit among millennials. She added that while KitKat was made in York, the new flavour version was manufactured at Nestl's factory in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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  18. Bulgarian Navy Will Receive New Motorboats for $2 million as a Donation from USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Sofia News Agency

    VARNA, Bulgaria , U.S. officially donated four state-of-the-art equipped high-speed motorboats to the Bulgarian Naval forces. One of them is a medium-sized patrol boat, and the other three are from the type Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats , learned BulgarianMilitary.com The ceremony for handover and sanctification of the boats, held in Varna, was attended by US ambassador Eric Rubin, who said that Bulgaria is the first country from the Black Sea region that obtains such vessels.

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  19. Grapevine: Monica is coming to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... and Cyber Security Committee, New York Power Authority; Boyko Borissov, prime minister of the Republic of Bulgaria; Ditmir Bushati, foreign minister of Albania; Michele Coninsx, assistant secretary general and executive director, Counter-Terrorism ...

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  20. Here's where Conner Frankamp and the rest of WSU's 2018 seniors are headed as prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... and Ron Baker era, and now they will all be playing professional basketball. With the signings of Conner Frankamp (Bulgaria) and Rauno Nurger (Spain) on Tuesday, all six seniors have secured professional contracts for the upcoming season. Shaq ...

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