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FIRST PHASE OF OPERATION IN BURGAS ACOMPLISHED

Text provided by US Embassy, Sofia, December 25, 2001, Sofia - The U.

Views on BG | December 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 328

PM: WHAT I FEEL INSIDE IS WHAT MATTERS TO ME

“I prayed for the dead children, but naturally, most of all for their parents, because what they are going through is a nightmare,” Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg told journalists before his departure for Madrid on December 23. He underlined that the t

Views on BG | December 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 247

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

ARIES (Mar. 21- April 20)

Views on BG | December 23, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 240

CHRISTMAS IS A SPECIAL FAMILY HOLIDAY IN BULGARIA

Christmas (Koleda in Bulgarian) is one of the biggest Christian holidays in Bulgaria. Christmas and New Year festivities begin from Ignazhden, the day of St.

Views on BG | December 23, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 484

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

Australia Many Australians celebrate Christmas outdoors.

Views on BG | December 23, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 508

LIBYAN JUSTICE MINISTER CONSIDERS BULGARIAN MEDICS CASE ORDINARY

Foreign Minister Passy and Mohamed Ali al-Masirati, Secretary of Libya's General People's Committee for Justice and Public Security, held a joint conference on December 22. Earlier in the day the Libyan People’s Court postponed once again the hearing of t

Views on BG | December 22, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 239

CNN: BULGARIA MOURNS DISCO CRUSH YOUTHS

Bulgaria's government has declared Sunday a national day of mourning for seven teenagers who died in a stampede at a nightclub in Sofia.

Views on BG | December 22, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 384

BBC: SEVEN DIE IN SOFIA DISCO TRAGEDY

At least seven teenagers have been killed in a stampede at a disco in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia. All those who died suffocated, according to hospital officials quoted by French news agency AFP.

Views on BG | December 22, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 306

AP: 7 KILLED IN BULGARIA DISCO COLLAPSE

A stairway collapsed Friday when thousands of teen-agers tried to get into a disco in downtown Sofia, and the interior minister said at least seven young people died. State radio said some 3,000 teen-agers were trying to get into the disco at the time of

Views on BG | December 22, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 434

CNN: TEENS CRUSHED IN BULGARIAN NIGHTCLUB

Eight teens were killed Friday (seven announced later on - editors' note)night as they attempted to pack into a disco to celebrate the end of classes and the beginning of the holidays, authorities said. The teens -- most of them between the ages of 13 and

Views on BG | December 22, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 454

FORMER GOVERNMENT WITH ANSWER TO THE WHITE BOOK ON THE INTERNET

The former ministers from the Government of Prime Minister Ivan Kostov invited in Parliament the current Government to a public discussion on the “White Book.”

Views on BG | December 21, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 276

93% OF THE YOUNG BULGARIANS WILLING TO LEAVE THE COUNTRY

93% of the young Bulgarians are willing to leave the country, the results from a survey conducted by National Center for Research of the Public Opinion show. Only 7% of the young people say that they would not emigrate.

Views on BG | December 21, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 348

GDP FOR FIRST NINE MONTHS WENT UP WITH 4.7%

The GDP for the nine months of 2001 has risen 4.7 % from the same period in 2000, the National Statistics Institute /NSI/ announced.

Views on BG | December 21, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 277

IMF AGREEMENT MADE PUBLIC BEFORE APPROVAL OF IMF BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bulgaria’s agreement with the International Monetary Fund was published on the website of the Bulgarian Finance Ministry.

Views on BG | December 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 324

DEFENSE MINISTER: SFOR REDUCTION IN BOSNIA NOT DECIDED YET

US President Bush position is that all new democracies from the Baltic to the Black Sea should have an equal opportunity for accession to NATO, is written in a letter by Donald Rumsfeld, US Defense Secretary. The letter was read at the 6th Southeast Europ

Views on BG | December 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 243

LIBYAN MEDIA COVER IN DETAIL FOREIGN MINISTER’S VISIT

? number of Arab and Libyan newspapers and on-line editions made extensive coverage of Foreign Minister Passy's visit in Tripoli on the occasion of the trial of the Bulgarian medics, accused of deliberately infecting 393 children with HIV virus. Among the

Views on BG | December 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 338

PASSENGER TRAIN DERAILS IN GREECE

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A train derailed Wednesday while carrying passengers including 116 people rescued after being stranded for 17 hours in freezing temperatures on board another train.

Views on BG | December 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 235

IMF-EMERGING EUROPE ECONOMIC RISKS TILTED TO DOWNSIDE

Reuters By Anna Willard

Views on BG | December 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

DR TAUS: M-TEL IS COMPANY WITH PROMISING FUTURE

Standart Daily BY Jullee Moskov

Views on BG | December 19, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 442

BULGARIA PRESSES LIBYA ON HIV CASE

BBC Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy is due in Libya on Wednesday to discuss the trial of six Bulgarians who have been accused of deliberately infecting nearly 400 children with the HIV virus.

Views on BG | December 19, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 251

GERMAN OFFICIAL:RULERS WILL UNLIKELY LIVE UP TO PEOPLE’S EXPECTATIONS

"It is unlikely that the new government will be able to live up to all the expectations the people have. But the economic political road the government has taken, is the right one", Lambsdorff, Count Dr.

Views on BG | December 18, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 307