Bulgaria and Greece Boost Border Controls after Turkey Said it Won’t Stop the Refugees from Entering the EU – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria joined Greece on Friday in boosting border controls after Turkey said it would no longer prevent refugees from going to Europe. “We sent police forces to our borders (with Turkey) early in the morning. It is worrying that the Turkish border guards have withdrawn,” Prime Minister Boyko Borisov told journalists. Read more…

Turkey Arrested Syrians Preparing a Terrorist Attack for New Year’s Eve – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Turkish police detained five Syrian nationals in Ankara preparing a terrorist attack on New Year’s Eve celebrations, according to a TV station quoted by BGNES. They are affiliated with the Islamic State terrorist group. At present, there are terrorist groups only in Syria‘s Idlib province. The government army has launched an offensive Read more…