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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: 1246

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: 1391

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: 1723

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: 915

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: 773

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: 1070

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: 753

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: 1601

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: 3585

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: 1541

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: 1300

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: 2403

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: 2366

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: 1181

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: 990

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: 1277

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: 1480

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: 849

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: 1038

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: 1136

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: 1148