5 Israeli victims of Bulgaria terror attack arrived late Thursday night, and were carried off plane by IDF soldiers, in state ceremony held for family and friends at Ben Gurion airport shortly after midnight. [See video]
More bad news for the European Union, as ratings giant Moody's slaps a negative outlook on the bloc, with a possible downgrade looming.
Meanwhile, with one eye on the troubles of its neighbours, Bulgaria has put its Euro ambitions on hold, despite finally having qualified to join. [See video]
Young protesters are fighting to save Bulgarian Forests.Police officers are pushing and arresting people on the birthday of prime minister Boyko Borisoff. A reporter from the top-rated private television in Bulgaria bTV stays at a safe place during the action and the operator is shooting next to the autor of this video. The private television with national coverage didn't play a single scene about this protest! [See video]
One hour long conversation with the ex correspondants of the National Television and National Radio in Scopie - Kostadin Filipov and Martin Minkov, regarding whether Macedonia will receive a date for negotiations for entrance in the EuroZone this december ( or for 4th year this quest will be delayed) [See video]
Energy is central to Bulgarian politics and the country's prime minister is performing a difficult balancing act between east and west. Boyko Borisov, who's government was elected in July, hopes to benefit from the Russian gas pipeline South Stream and its European rival Nabucco without risking Bulgaria suffering from any future energy rows. euronews spoke to him about that and the risks to the energy sector from organised crime. [See video]
Bulgaria's public health resources are sorely lacking, dysfunctional and corrupt. Reforms are under way, raising both hope and worries. Practitioners and patients are increasingly speaking out, demanding changes. [See video]
The Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov (2009-) explains how 30 pages long report with recommendations from the Secret Service alleges that the Mafia has infiltrated a lot of the public administration in Bulgaria and how there is a concerted plan for assault upon the Bulgarian Institutions by the Mafia which is interested in their becoming subservient to its malign practices and the public servants being afraid and corroborating with the Mafia in milking the national wealth of the country and the European funds as well. [See video]