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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

Poroshenko, Putin, Merkel, Hollande Discuss Situation in Ukraine

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has extended the ceasefire in east Ukraine by nearly a day, or until Monday evening, following a video conference with three foreign leaders.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1349

Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova Sign EU Association Agreements

The European Union signed Friday agreements for deeper political and economic integration with Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 13:53 | Viewed: 1313

EU Grants Albania Candidate Status

Albania has been granted an EU candidate status on Tuesday, during the meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 1235

Russia's Putin to Meet Austrian President, Oversee South Stream Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to meet Austrian head of state Heinz Fischer in Vienna.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 2858

Bulgaria Hands Over BSEC Presidency to Greece

Bulgaria handed over the Presidency of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization (BSEC) to Greece, who will assume the role from July 1 until the end of the year.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1767

Government Nominates Irina Bokova for UN Head

Bulgaria's Government decided to nominate current UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova for UN Secretary-General, reports news.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1553

European Commission Urges Turkey to Push Reforms

The European Commission has urged Turkey to pursue closer dialogue with the EU in the area of fundamental rights and the rule-of-law.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1241

UK to Reopen Embassy in Iran - British FM Hague

The United Kingdom's Embassy in Tehran is to reopen after a three-year pause, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 13:30 | Viewed: 737

FM Vigenin Commends Bulgarian Community in Cyprus

The Bulgarian community in Cyprus can serve as a model for our communities around the world, Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin said during his visit to the island nation.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 12:52 | Viewed: 891

Bulgarian Foreign Minister on 2-Day Visit to Cyprus

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin is on an official two-day visit to Cyprus.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 15, 2014, Sunday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1240

Bulgaria to Nominate Irina Bokova for UN Secretary-General

Bulgaria will nominate UNESCO's Director-General Irina Bokova for the post of UN Secretary-General, according to unconfirmed reports.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 12, 2014, Thursday // 11:34 | Viewed: 1568

Bulgaria to Open Trade Missions in 20 Countries by end-2014

Bulgaria will open trade missions in 20 countries by end-2014, according to a media statement of the government.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 11, 2014, Wednesday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1063

US Senators McCain, Murphy, Johnson Arrive in Sofia on Working Visit

US Senators John McCain, Chris Murphy, and Ron Johnson are visiting Bulgaria Sunday as part of a trip to Eastern Europe which also includes Poland and Romania.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 8, 2014, Sunday // 10:28 | Viewed: 7507

Seychelles Founding President James Mancham Attends Reception in Sofia

Sir James Mancham, Founding President of the Republic of Seychelles, arrived in Bulgaria to attend a reception celebrating the 10th anniversary of the consular office in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2014, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1948

Germany's Merkel, Russia's Putin Discuss Ukraine Crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time since the Ukraine crisis began in late 2013.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2014, Friday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1420

Bulgaria to Be Visited by 3 US Senators This Week

Democrat Senator Chris Murphy and Republican Senators John McCain and Ron Johnson have included Bulgaria in their Eastern European trip later this week.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 5, 2014, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1722