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Stoyan Nenov

New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

Aug 04 2018

STARO ZHELEZARE, Bulgaria With fewer than 500 inhabitants, Staro Zhelezare in southern Bulgaria is a world away from the mean streets of Manhattan, but its houses and barns have now been painted with some of the most famous images from New York's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

Bulgarian blockade at Turkish border lifted

Mar 24 2017

KAPITAN ANDREEVO, Bulgaria Bulgarian police on Friday removed nationalists who were blocking border checkpoints with Turkey in an effort to stop buses bringing Bulgarian ethnic Turks to vote in Sunday's election, amid growing tension between the two neighbors.

Bulgarian nationalists block Turkish border to bar 'electoral tourism'

Mar 24 2017

KAPITAN ANDREEVO, Bulgaria Bulgarian nationalists blocked border checkpoints with Turkey on Friday to stop buses bringing Bulgarian ethnic Turks to vote in Sunday's election amid growing tension between the two neighbours.

Scuffles at Greek-Macedonian border, day after dozens injured

Apr 11 2016

IDOMENI, Greece Scuffles broke out between migrants and Greek police on Monday after dozens tried to push a train carriage along rail tracks leading to Macedonia.

Greece condemns Macedonia tear gas and rubber bullets against migrants

Apr 10 2016

IDOMENI, Greece Dozens of migrants and refugees were wounded on Sunday when Macedonian police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at crowds on the Greek side of the border, aid workers said, an act Athens called "dangerous and deplorable". | Video

Mazedonische Polizei setzt Tränengas gegen Flüchtlinge ein

Apr 10 2016

Idomeni Die mazedonische Polizei hat am Sonntag Tränengas gegen Flüchtlinge auf der griechischen Seite des Grenzzauns eingesetzt und damit scharfe Kritik aus Athen ausgelöst.

Migrants scramble for food, firewood at Greek tent city

Mar 10 2016

IDOMENI, Greece Scores of migrants stranded on Greece's northern border scuffled for free food and water on Thursday, struggling to seize eggs and bread thrown from a truck at the muddy tent city which has become their temporary home.

Bulgaria to extradite Frenchman linked to Charlie Hebdo gunmen

Jan 20 2015

SOFIA/HASKOVO, Bulgaria Bulgaria will extradite a Frenchman who was a business partner of the two brothers who shot dead 12 people at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo's offices in Paris, a court said on Tuesday.

Bulgaria to extradite Frenchman linked to Charlie Hebdo gunmen

Jan 20 2015

SOFIA/HASKOVO, Bulgaria Bulgaria will extradite a Frenchman who was a business partner of the two brothers who shot dead 12 people at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo's offices in Paris, a court said on Tuesday.

Bulgaria to extradite Frenchman linked to Charlie Hebdo gunmen

Jan 20 2015

SOFIA/HASKOVO, Bulgaria Bulgaria will extradite a Frenchman who was a business partner of the two brothers who shot dead 12 people at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo's offices in Paris, a court said on Tuesday.

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