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Bulgaria's PM Appoints Two Diplomats as Deputy Foreign Ministers

Valentin Poryazov and Rumen Aleksandrov are to be deputies to interim Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov, the Bulgarian government's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 11:51 | Viewed: 987

Bulgaria's FM Calls on Ukraine to Avoid Sudden Moves against Russia

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has discussed with Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhy the set of sanctions Ukraine intends to impose on Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 13, 2014, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1530

Caretaker Foreign Minister Meets New German Ambassador to Bulgaria

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has described Germany as an important economic and strategic partner at a meeting with the new German Ambassador to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 12, 2014, Tuesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 2661

Kristalina Georgieva 'Should Comment on EU Foreign Affairs' - FM

Bulgaria's nominee to become the EU's High Representative should be more vocal on foreign issues of the bloc, outgoing Bulgarian top diplomat Kristian Vigenin said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1322

Bulgaria Evacuates Embassy Staff From Libya

Bulgaria has evacuated all staff from its embassy in Tripoli due to the continued deterioration of the security situation in Libya.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1515

Ukraine Snubs Discrimination at Summer Camp in Bulgarian Resort

Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry has sent a protest note to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry over discriminatory treatment at a summer camp for children at a Black Sea resort.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 11:09 | Viewed: 7956

Ambassador Hensel: Poland Is Keeping Close Watch on Ukraine

The crisis in Ukraine has been a cause for concern for the Polish government ever since its onset, according to Leszek Hensel, Ambassador of Poland to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 13:35 | Viewed: 980

Racho Ribarov Appointed Honorary Consul of Lithuania to Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government has adopted a decision approving the opening of a consular office of the Republic of Lithuania in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 877

Bulgaria's Defense Min Vows Support for Macedonia's EU, NATO Bids

The defense ministers of Bulgaria and Macedonia have expressed their mutual desire and will for cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1232

Macedonian Defense Minister Pays Official Visit to Bulgaria

Macedonian Defense Minister Zoran Jolevski is to arrive on an official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:21 | Viewed: 866

Germany's Ambassador to Czech Republic 'to Head Bulgarian Mission'

Detlef Lingemann, the German Ambassador to the Czech Republic, is the successor to outgoing Matthias Hoepfner, who represented the country in Bulgaria, reports say.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2014, Monday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1716

Lavrov Tells Bulgaria's Vigenin Russia Will Not Back on South Stream

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has demanded that the South Stream pipeline be excluded from the scope of the EU's Third Energy package.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 17:48 | Viewed: 7504

PM Oresharski: South Stream 'Very Important' to Bulgaria

Bulgaria has marked significant progress in carrying out the South Stream project since the current government started its term, the country's Prime Minister asserted Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1614

Russian Investment in Bulgaria Nearing USD 2 B in Decade - FM Lavrov

Corporate investment into the Bulgarian economy has been almost USD 2 B over the last 10 years, Russia's Foreign Minister has said hours ahead of a visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1526

Bulgarian FM Kristian Vigenin Meets Russia's Sergey Lavrov in Sofia

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with his counterpart Kristian Vigenin on July 7, during his official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 2579

Protests to 'Welcome' Sergey Lavrov to Sofia

Two protests against the visit of Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will be held on Monday in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 11:47 | Viewed: 7482

Russian FM Sergey Lavrov to Visit Bulgaria July 7

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is due to arrive in Bulgaria to meet his counterpart Kristian Vigenin on July 7.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1393

Bulgaria's FM Kristian Vigenin Meets Serbia's Ivica Dacic

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin met Serbian counterpart and Deputy Prime Minister Ivica Dacic during his visit to Belgrade on July 3.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 15:50 | Viewed: 1230

Ukraine, Russia, Germany, France Adopt Meaures to End Donbass Crisis

The Foreign Ministers of four countries have agreed on measures which could lead to a bilateral ceasefire in the east and south of Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1390

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Vigenin to Visit Serbia July 3

Bulgaria's top diplomat Kristian Vigenin is due to visit Serbia to meet counterpart and Deputy Prime Minister Ivica Dacic on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1774

Bulgarian FM Kristian Vigenin Meets IAEA Head Yukiya Amano

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin has met International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano, who is on a visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 932