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British PM Calls for Stepping up Information Sharing in Anti-terrorism Fight

It is important to defeat Daesh where it exists – in Iraq and Syria, British Prime Minister David Cameron has said after a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 3, 2015, Thursday // 20:38 | Viewed: 2620

UK PM Cameron to Meet Bulgarian Counterpart, President in Sofia

British Prime Minister David Cameron is to meet with Bulgaria's head of government Boyko Borisov and President Rosen Plevneliev upon his arrival to the country on Thursday afternoon, the government in Sofia has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 3, 2015, Thursday // 13:07 | Viewed: 4471

David Cameron to Disciss Migration, EU Reforms with Boyko Borisov in Sofia

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is expected to discuss migration pressure at the EU’s external borders and their security with his British counterpart David Cameron in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2015, Wednesday // 18:21 | Viewed: 3459

UK PM David Cameron to Visit Bulgaria on Thursday

British Prime Minister David Cameron is due to visit Bulgaria on December 3, government sources cited by website Dnevnik.bg have said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2015, Tuesday // 16:51 | Viewed: 5729

Bulgaria, China to Boost Cooperation in Education

Bulgaria and China have signed an educational exchange agreement to fully tap into the development potential of that specific sector of bilateral relations, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia said on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 18:19 | Viewed: 2118

PM: Bulgaria Could Play Important Role in Improving Europe-China Connectivity

At a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said that Bulgaria could have an important role in improving the connectivity between Europe and China.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 10:57 | Viewed: 2620

Bulgaria Interested in ‘Fast De-escalation’ of Russia-Turkey Tensions

Bulgaria and its allies in NATO and the EU are interested in fast de-escalation of the tensions resulting from the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish Air Force, the government in Sofia said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 20:23 | Viewed: 2418

Bulgarian Ambassador in Ankara: Worsened Russia-Turkey Ties Could Increase Refugee Wave

Bulgarian ambassador to Turkey, Nadezhda Neynski, said on Wednesday that the worsening of relations between Russia and Turkey could lead to an increase in the refugee wave.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 5953

Bulgaria 'Ready to Help France' for Quick Solution of Syria Crisis

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has made clear Bulgaria is ready to support and provide assistance to France and contribute to the end of the conflict in Syria.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 17:47 | Viewed: 2186

Russia Urges Bulgaria to Refrain from 'Ill-Grounded' Claims

Moscow is hoping that Bulgarian authorities will refrain from ill-grounded accusations against Russia, the country's Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 17:03 | Viewed: 4292

UNESCO Head Irina Bokova Gets Simon Wiesenthal Center Special Award

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova has been presented with a Special Award of Simon Wiesenthal Center, the international Jewish human rights organization, in recognition of her leadership and longstanding commitment to promoting peace and dialogue.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2398

Bulgaria Urges Extra Caution in Travel to Belgium

Bulgaria advised on Tuesday its citizens travelling to Belgium or staying there to be vigilant regarding potential terrorist attacks.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2015, Tuesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 3243

Bulgaria FM: IS Cannot Be Defeated without Ground Offensive

A ground offensive against the Islamic State (IS) group is indispensable for its destruction, Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2015, Tuesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 3007

Russia Plans to Wage Hybrid Warfare on Europe – Bulgarian President

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev warned that Russia is planning to wage a “hybrid warfare” campaign aimed at destabilising the whole of Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 16, 2015, Monday // 12:12 | Viewed: 4704

Bulgarian President to Attend Forum Marking 70th Anniversary of UNESCO

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a working visit to France on Monday for participation at the leaders' forum on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 16, 2015, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1859

Bulgaria Warns Its Citizens to Abstain from Travel to France

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry has advised the country’s nationals to avoid travel to France following Friday’s multiple deadly attacks in Paris that claimed the lives of at least 129 people.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 15, 2015, Sunday // 16:00 | Viewed: 2089

Bulgarian President Cancels Working Visit to France

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev cancelled his working visit to France due to the attacks, which claimed the lives of at least 128 people and left more than 180 others injured in Paris on Friday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 15:25 | Viewed: 2008

Bulgarian President Identifies Paris Attacks as Inhumane, Barbaric Acts

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev identified the series of attacks in Paris on Friday night as barbaric and inhumane acts targeting the principles and foundations of the democratic societies.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2108

Bulgarian PM Expresses Readiness to Aid France in Aftermath of Paris Attacks

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov expressed readiness to aid France in the aftermath of the series of attacks, which left at least 120 people dead and more than 200 injured in Paris on Friday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2077

Bulgarian FM Strongly Condemns Multiple Attacks in Paris

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov condemned the multiple attacks in Paris on Friday night, which claimed the lives of at least 120 people and left more than 200 others injured.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 04:31 | Viewed: 1845

Bulgaria to Focus on Media Independence, Promotion of Children’s Rights as CoE Chair  

Bulgaria will focus on media independence and protection of vulnerable groups during its six-month term as Chair of the Council of Europe, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2015, Friday // 13:03 | Viewed: 2099