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Russophiles-Russophobes Divide in Bulgaria 'Artificial' - FM

Bulgaria neither fears nor hates other countries, but is simply guided by principles in its policy toward Russia, outgoing Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 09:45 | Viewed: 1916

Bulgarian Woman among Injured in Istanbul Nightclub Attack

A Bulgarian woman has been among those injured in the attack that killed 39 people in Istanbul and left dozens injured, diplomats say.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 1, 2017, Sunday // 12:34 | Viewed: 2317

Bulgarian FM Sees Trump's Call as Good Sign

Outgoing Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has described the phone conversation between Prime Minister in resignation Boyko Borisov and US President-elect Donald Trump as a sign the country is "a leader on the Balkans".

Politics » Diplomacy | December 19, 2016, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1989

Donald Trump 'Hopes to Meet Bulgaria PM Soon'

US President-elect Donald Trump has said he "looks forward" to meeting Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, the latter's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2016, Friday // 18:35 | Viewed: 4204

Bulgaria, USA Agreement on Access to Information To Be Signed

The agreement between Bulgaria and the USA on granting access to Bulgaria to American information about high-risk migrants will be signed irrespective of the change in administrations, assured Assistant Secretary for International Affairs for the Departme

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2248

Bulgaria Denies Backing Freeze of Turkey's EU Talks

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has downplayed commens by Austrian top diplomat Sebastian Kurz, who earlier argued Sofia sided with Vienna on the need to freeze membership talks with Turkey.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 12, 2016, Monday // 21:32 | Viewed: 2383

Ex US Ambassador to Bulgaria Quits as OSCE Envoy, Moves to Russian Law Firm

Former US Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick will join Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners (EPA&P), a Russian law firm, as of January 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 07:28 | Viewed: 2333

Bulgaria, 15 Other Countries To Seek New Deal on Arms Control With Russia

16 European countries, including Bulgaria, will seek a new agreement with Russia on arms control, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2016, Friday // 15:26 | Viewed: 3992

Bulgaria's President Starts Moldova Visit Tuesday

The outgoing Presidents of Bulgaria and Moldova are set to meet in Chisinau on Tuesday, the head of state's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2478

US Embassy 'Looks Forward to Working with Rumen Radev'

The US Embassy in Sofia has congratulated Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev upon his victory on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2016, Monday // 21:11 | Viewed: 3723

Putin Congratulates Bulgaria's Rumen Radev on Presidential Election Win

Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Bulgaria's President-elect Rumen Radev on his victory in the vote on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2016, Monday // 20:56 | Viewed: 4093

Bulgaria's PM Congratulates Donald Trump on Election Victory

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has officially congratulated Donald Trump after the US real-estate tycoon won Tuesday's presidential election.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 10:40 | Viewed: 2650

Bulgaria's PM Discusses Kaimakchalan Plaque With Macedonia's Dimitriev

At a meeting with Macedonian Prime Minister Emil Dimitriev, Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov expressed his expectation of a quick solution to the setting up of a memorial plaque to commemorate the soldiers who died at the Kaimakchalan peak, announced the press

Politics » Diplomacy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 13:02 | Viewed: 2624

Bulgaria, China Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Bulgarian Transport Ministry and the Chinese National Commission for Development and Reforms will sign a Memorandum of Understanding and Co-operation during the meeting of the leaders of the countries from Central and Eastern Europe and China.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 11:07 | Viewed: 3657

Canada Officially Confirms Visa Waiver for Bulgaria, Romania as of Dec 2017

Canadian Immigration Minister John McCallum has said visa requirements for Bulgarian and Canadian nationals will be dropped as of next December.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 7336

Boris Johnson Discusses European Security with Bulgaria FM

The United Kingdom is a strategic partner to Bulgaria within NATO and an important country on matters of regional and global nature, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told counterpart Borish Johnson.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 6760

Bulgaria Cannot React to Turkish President's 'Wideness of Heart' - FM

Bulgaria has no ground to react to two successive remarks by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an made last week, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 2934

EU Sets Deadline for Belgium To Overcome Walloon Resistance to CETA

The European Union has set a deadline until Monday evening for Belgium to overcome the resistance of the French-speaking region of Wallonia against the free-trade agreement between the 28 member-states of the EU and Canada (CETA).

Politics » Diplomacy | October 24, 2016, Monday // 09:05 | Viewed: 7667

Iraqi PM Declines Offer of Turkish Help in Battle for Mosul

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has declined Turkey’s offer to participate in the battle against the terrorist group Islamic State in Mosul, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2016, Saturday // 17:50 | Viewed: 7637

Canada Abolishes Visas for Bulgarians As Of December 1, 2017

Bulgarians will be able to travel to Canada visa-free as of December 1, 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 9532

Donald Tusk: Russia's Strategy Is To Weaken EU

Russia’s strategy is to weaken the European Union, stated the President of the European Council Donald Tusk after five-hour negotiations of the bloc on the policy to be adopted with respect to Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 2746
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