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Turkey's Erdogan To Meet Trump at White House in Mid-May

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet his U.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2017, Monday // 15:27 | Viewed: 1765

Ministry of Interior: There is an Increased Risk of Terrorist Activity in Europe, but No Specific Treat to Bulgaria

In Bulgaria, as well as in the whole Europe, there is an increased risk of terrorist activity, but there is no specific threat to this country, current Secretary of the Interior Ministry Georgi Arabadzhiev said, BNR reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 12, 2017, Wednesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 2685

Turkey: EU Criticisms Have No Value for Us

Turkish authorities have replied sharply to the criticisms of the EU made on Monday due to the diplomatic conflict between the Hague and Ankara.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2017, Tuesday // 10:52 | Viewed: 2784

EU, NATO Warn Turkey Against Escalation of Tension

The European Union and NATO have warned Turkey to refrain from additional actions which could lead to an escalation of the tension between itself and other states in Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2017, Monday // 16:11 | Viewed: 4236

Bulgarian MEP, French Ambassador in Spat over Remarks

Bulgarian MEP Peter Kouroumbashev and French Ambassador Eric Lebédel traded remarks on Twitter on Wednesday evening after the latter referred to an interview of the MEP as an "illustration of the "whining periphery syndrome".

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 14:29 | Viewed: 3578

Bulgaria's Election Body Bans Campaign Video Showing Turkish Ambassador

All Bulgarian media outlets, websites included, should take off a campaign video which shows Turkey's Ambassador Suleyman Gokce, the Central Election Commission (CEC) has ruled.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 08:20 | Viewed: 3544

Bulgaria Summons Turkish Ambassador over Minister's Campaigning

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has summoned Turkey's Ambassador Suleyman Gokce over reported campaigning of a Turkish official in favour of a certain party running in Bulgaria's early elections.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 7, 2017, Tuesday // 22:46 | Viewed: 4271

Bulgaria's Ex US Ambassador Says Her Name Involved in Disinformation Scandal

Former Bulgarian Ambassador Elena Poptodorova on Monday sent a statement to Bulgarian media outlets saying she had not been prepared for the "disinformation scandal" her name got involved into last week.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 7, 2017, Tuesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 3155

Bulgaria, Croatia Call for Speeding Up Reform in EU Accession Countries

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev and Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic demand that countries applying for the EU have to speed up reform, affirm democratic values and the rule of law and protect their minorities, Radev's office says.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 18, 2017, Saturday // 15:25 | Viewed: 4229

Russia, Turkey To Sign Medium-Term Cooperation Programme

Russia’s PM Dmitry Medvedev has ordered the Economic Development Ministry to sign, on behalf of the government, a medium-term programme for cooperation with Turkey.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 11, 2017, Saturday // 16:07 | Viewed: 2967

US Embassy: Bulgaria Still Does Not Fulfill Criteria for Visa-Free Regime

Bulgaria still does not fulfill all necessary criteria for a visa-free regime with the USA, stated the US General Consul to Bulgaria Kate McGeary.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 10, 2017, Friday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3948

Bulgaria Needs Access to Schengen Database - President

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev has said his country needs access to the Schengen information system to bolster border protection.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2017, Monday // 17:09 | Viewed: 14713

Bulgaria's President Leading Delegation to Germany

President Rumen Radev is set to meet counterpart Joachim Gauck while on a one-day visit to Germany, his press office says.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2017, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 2991

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: 3957

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: 15509

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: 3951

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: 6711

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: 4204

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: 4427

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: 4216

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: 6207
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