Tag: Bulgaria

two-months-of-protests-in-bulgaria.-pro-eu-borisov-corruption-angers-citizens
10

Sep
2020

Two months of protests in Bulgaria. Pro-EU Borisov corruption angers citizensTwo months of protests in Bulgaria. Pro-EU Borisov corruption angers citizens

Via Visegrad Insight (https://visegradinsight.eu/bulgaria-menace-protesters/)… On 2 September Bulgarians took again to the streets in a culminating moment of the last two months. Violent clashes between football hooligans and the police obscure an aggravated tension in the country between citizens and a corrupt political class. While the parliament was resuming after summer break, protesters called for […]

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can-bulgaria-&-greece-hold-the-line-against-erdogan’s-migrant-push?-(video)
04

Mar
2020

Can Bulgaria & Greece hold the line against Erdogan’s migrant push? (Video)Can Bulgaria & Greece hold the line against Erdogan’s migrant push? (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss Erdogan’s failing attempt to flood Europe with migrants kept in Turkey as a weapon to pressure EU and NATO members to support his war in Syria. So far the Greek and Bulgarian governments have held firm in keeping the borders closed to migrants being pushed towards […]

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russia,-turkey,-serbia,-bulgaria-celebrate-turkstream-(video)
10

Jan
2020

Russia, Turkey, Serbia, Bulgaria celebrate TurkStream (Video)Russia, Turkey, Serbia, Bulgaria celebrate TurkStream (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the Putin – Erdogan meeting following the Iran-Iraq, US tensions. For Russia, TurkStream is a geopolitical coup, and for Turkey it is an economic success. Putin and Erdogan also made a move to broker a ceasefire together in Libya, which has been resisted by Haftar forces. Support […]

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bulgaria’s-willingness-to-host-nato-naval-center-is-aimed-at-containing-russia-in-the-black-sea
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Dec
2019

Bulgaria’s Willingness to Host NATO Naval Center Is Aimed at Containing Russia in the Black SeaBulgaria’s Willingness to Host NATO Naval Center Is Aimed at Containing Russia in the Black Sea

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… In a joint statement between NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, the latter announced last Thursday that the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna is a willing new home of NATO’s Naval Force Coordination Center. NATO’s Maritime […]

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serbia-spygate-video-tries-to-drive-wedge-between-presidents-vucic-&-putin-(video)
30

Nov
2019

Serbia spygate video tries to drive wedge between Presidents Vucic & Putin (Video)Serbia spygate video tries to drive wedge between Presidents Vucic & Putin (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss a Serbia sly scandal that is aiming to divide the brotherly relations between Serbia and Russia ahead of president Vucic’s visit to Moscow. The Serbian President acknowledged that at least one Russian spy had made contact with members of his country’s military, after surveillance footage of […]

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why-are-bulgarian-atlanticist’s-opposing-the-russian-s-400-in-serbia?
03

Nov
2019

Why Are Bulgarian Atlanticist’s Opposing the Russian S-400 in Serbia?Why Are Bulgarian Atlanticist’s Opposing the Russian S-400 in Serbia?

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… The arrival of the Russian S-400 and Pantsir S missile defense systems in Serbia for the “Slavic Shield 2019” military exercises demonstrated not only the fraternal relationship between Belgrade and Moscow, but also that Russia has an interest in helping […]

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btr:-bulgaria’s-alternative-to-nato,-the-eu-&-neoliberalism
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Aug
2019

BTR: Bulgaria’s Alternative to NATO, the EU & NeoliberalismBTR: Bulgaria’s Alternative to NATO, the EU & Neoliberalism

Authored by Serban V.C. Enache via Hereticus Economicus: Toward the end of October, local elections will be held in Bulgaria. The recently, legally-formed BTR party has announced its participation. Last year I wrote several radical proposals for Bulgaria, well aware that BTR was organizing and gathering signatures to make the shift from political movement to political […]

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