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Vladimir Putin And Boyko Borisov Discuss Bilateral Relations on a Telephone Conversation

The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin wished Prime Minister Boyko Borisov a successful 3rd term of office in a telephone conversation between the two, the government press service has announced, quoted by BNR.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2017, Friday // 15:39 | Viewed: 6489

Vice President Yotova Participates in Azerbaijan-Held World Forum

Vice President of Bulgaria Iliyana Yotova is on a working visit to Azerbaijan till May for participation in the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, held in Baku, BNR reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2017, Friday // 16:24 | Viewed: 7702

Minister Zaharieva Promises Balanced Foreign Policy

While taking over the position of a foreign minister of Bulgaria, Ekaterina Zaharieva commented that the priorities of this country’s foreign policy were clear and the new cabinet would stick to those, BNR reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 4, 2017, Thursday // 17:13 | Viewed: 8744

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: 3376

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: 3284

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: 3429

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: 5070

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: 4224

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: 4113

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: 4990

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: 3730

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: 4891

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: 3641

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: 4615

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: 21563

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: 3561

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: 4540

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: 22028

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: 4522

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: 7437

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: 4757
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