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Attias: Release of Libya HIV Case Medics Took 70 Hours of Talks

Cécilia Attias, ex-wife of former French President Sarkozy, met Thursday in Sofia with the Bulgarian medics who spent 8 years in prison in Libya over a HIV trial.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1423

Ministers Agree to Boost Bulgaria-Israel Security Cooperation

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev and Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman have highlighted security as an essential aspect of bilateral cooperation.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 15:08 | Viewed: 1456

Israeli FM Lieberman to Meet Bulgarian Counterpart in Sofia

Israel’s Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman is due to meet his Bulgarian Counterpart Kristian Vigenin on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1078

Bulgaria, Vietnam Agree Upon Cultural Cooperation

Bulgaria and Vietnam will cooperate in the field of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the government press office announced Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 1909

Capitals of US, EU, Moldova to Host NATO’s Enlargement Anniversary

Washington, Brussels and Chisinau are the cities where celebrations of Eastern Europe’s 10th Anniversary in NATO will take place.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 2092

Ex-Bulgarian FM Solomon Passy: Crimea Part of Putin’s Expansionism

Bulgaria’s former Foreign Minister Solomon Passy believes Crimea’s accession into the Russian Federation is part of President Vladimir Putin’s expansionist policy.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2014, Monday // 16:37 | Viewed: 1328

Bulgarian President on UK Visit, to Meet Queen Elizabeth II

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev is on an official 3-day visit to the UK, where he will also meet with Queen Elizabeth II.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2014, Monday // 13:30 | Viewed: 2307

Bulgaria, China Celebrate 65 Years Diplomatic Relations with Stamp

A new post stamp on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Bulgaria and the Republic of China was validated, Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2014, Friday // 16:11 | Viewed: 2061

Bulgaria Has Formally Completed US Conditions For Visa Removal

Bulgaria has formally fulfilled the last requirement for the removal of US visas for Bulgarian citizens.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2014, Thursday // 13:47 | Viewed: 3552

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev to Meet Queen Elizabeth II

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his three-day visit to the UK later this month, said the British embassy in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 16:57 | Viewed: 1968

Bulgaria Appoints Consul Generals of Dubai and Istanbul

Bulgaria's government appointed diplomats Bogdan Kolarov and Angel Angelov Consul Generals of Bulgaria of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and of Istanbul, Turkey.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1182

Bulgarian President, Qatari Emir Discuss Energy Independence

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has met Qatari Emir, Sheikh Tamam bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, in Qatar's capital Doha.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1490

Polish PM Warns against Germany’s Gas Dependence

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk said on Monday that "German dependence on Russian gas could effectively limit European sovereignty".

Politics » Diplomacy | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 1895

Bulgaria Will Not Accept Results of Crimean Referendum, Says FM

There is no reason for Bulgaria to recognize the referendum on secession from Ukraine that Crimea will hold on March 16.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1305

Bulgarian President to Propose New Gas Transit Routes to Qatari Emir

Rosen Plevneliev, President of Bulgaria, is set to propose the construction of a south-to-north gas corridor while meeting Qatar's Emir on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3851

Ukrainian Envoy to Bulgaria: Cuting Gas Supplies in No One's Interest

No one has interest in stopping the gas deliveries, said the ambassador of Ukraine to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhi.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 8, 2014, Saturday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1851

Bulgaria's President Plevneliev to Visit Qatar

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will visit Qatar on March 10-12, said the President's press office.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 7, 2014, Friday // 15:30 | Viewed: 5359

UAE Lifts Visas for Bulgaria and 12 Other EU Member States

Citizens of 13 European Union member countries, including Bulgaria will be exempted from acquiring pre-entry visas before traveling to the United Arab Emirates.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 5, 2014, Wednesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2003

FM Vigenin: Bulgaria Supports Ukraine's Independence

Military action is not the answer to problems in the 21st century, according to Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin, regarding the situation in Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 18:06 | Viewed: 1444

FM Vigenin to Visit Kiev, Discuss Bulgarian Minority Rights

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin is heading for Kiev on Tuesday to discuss the safety of the Bulgarian minority in Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1023

Russian Envoy to Bulgaria Backs Peaceful Resolution of Ukraine Crisis

Russian Ambassador to Bulgaria Yuri Isakov has assured that Russia wants the conflict in Ukraine to be resolved through peaceful political moves.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2014, Sunday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1823