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Bulgaria, USA Agreement on Access to Information To Be Signed

The agreement between Bulgaria and the USA on granting access to Bulgaria to American information about high-risk migrants will be signed irrespective of the change in administrations, assured Assistant Secretary for International Affairs for the Departme

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 3564

Bulgaria Denies Backing Freeze of Turkey's EU Talks

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has downplayed commens by Austrian top diplomat Sebastian Kurz, who earlier argued Sofia sided with Vienna on the need to freeze membership talks with Turkey.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 12, 2016, Monday // 21:32 | Viewed: 3740

Ex US Ambassador to Bulgaria Quits as OSCE Envoy, Moves to Russian Law Firm

Former US Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick will join Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners (EPA&P), a Russian law firm, as of January 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2016, Thursday // 07:28 | Viewed: 3594

Bulgaria, 15 Other Countries To Seek New Deal on Arms Control With Russia

16 European countries, including Bulgaria, will seek a new agreement with Russia on arms control, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2016, Friday // 15:26 | Viewed: 5566

Bulgaria's President Starts Moldova Visit Tuesday

The outgoing Presidents of Bulgaria and Moldova are set to meet in Chisinau on Tuesday, the head of state's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 3720

US Embassy 'Looks Forward to Working with Rumen Radev'

The US Embassy in Sofia has congratulated Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev upon his victory on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2016, Monday // 21:11 | Viewed: 5020

Putin Congratulates Bulgaria's Rumen Radev on Presidential Election Win

Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Bulgaria's President-elect Rumen Radev on his victory in the vote on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2016, Monday // 20:56 | Viewed: 5377

Bulgaria's PM Congratulates Donald Trump on Election Victory

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has officially congratulated Donald Trump after the US real-estate tycoon won Tuesday's presidential election.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 10:40 | Viewed: 3676

Bulgaria's PM Discusses Kaimakchalan Plaque With Macedonia's Dimitriev

At a meeting with Macedonian Prime Minister Emil Dimitriev, Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov expressed his expectation of a quick solution to the setting up of a memorial plaque to commemorate the soldiers who died at the Kaimakchalan peak, announced the press

Politics » Diplomacy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 13:02 | Viewed: 3499

Bulgaria, China Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Bulgarian Transport Ministry and the Chinese National Commission for Development and Reforms will sign a Memorandum of Understanding and Co-operation during the meeting of the leaders of the countries from Central and Eastern Europe and China.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 11:07 | Viewed: 4531

Canada Officially Confirms Visa Waiver for Bulgaria, Romania as of Dec 2017

Canadian Immigration Minister John McCallum has said visa requirements for Bulgarian and Canadian nationals will be dropped as of next December.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 10689

Boris Johnson Discusses European Security with Bulgaria FM

The United Kingdom is a strategic partner to Bulgaria within NATO and an important country on matters of regional and global nature, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told counterpart Borish Johnson.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 8151

Bulgaria Cannot React to Turkish President's 'Wideness of Heart' - FM

Bulgaria has no ground to react to two successive remarks by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an made last week, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 3481

EU Sets Deadline for Belgium To Overcome Walloon Resistance to CETA

The European Union has set a deadline until Monday evening for Belgium to overcome the resistance of the French-speaking region of Wallonia against the free-trade agreement between the 28 member-states of the EU and Canada (CETA).

Politics » Diplomacy | October 24, 2016, Monday // 09:05 | Viewed: 8354

Iraqi PM Declines Offer of Turkish Help in Battle for Mosul

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has declined Turkey’s offer to participate in the battle against the terrorist group Islamic State in Mosul, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2016, Saturday // 17:50 | Viewed: 8161

Canada Abolishes Visas for Bulgarians As Of December 1, 2017

Bulgarians will be able to travel to Canada visa-free as of December 1, 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 10163

Donald Tusk: Russia's Strategy Is To Weaken EU

Russia’s strategy is to weaken the European Union, stated the President of the European Council Donald Tusk after five-hour negotiations of the bloc on the policy to be adopted with respect to Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 3072

Syria Threatens To Shoot Down Turkish Aircraft in Breach of Its Airspace

Syrian military stated on Thursday night that they will shoot down every Turkish aircraft that enters Syrian airspace, reported bTV.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 09:59 | Viewed: 7851

UNESCO Adopts Resolution on Palestinian Cultural Heritage

UNESCO has officially adopted the resolution on the preservation of Palestinian cultural heritage in East Jerusalem which caused angry protests on the part of Israel, reported BNR.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 7644

EU Commissioner Georgieva's Past, Family Ties Questioned in Think-Tank Report

EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva was an informant with the State Security (DS), the Soviet-era intelligence and counter-intelligence services of Bulgaria, according to a publication by the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 14:46 | Viewed: 2511

Both Bokova, Georgieva Stand Good Chance of Becoming UN Deputy Secretary General

The new Secretary General of the UN Antonio Guterres may choose more than one deputy, predicted in an interview for BNR Jim Della-Giakoma, Deputy Director of the Center on International Cooperation at New York University.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2016, Saturday // 16:30 | Viewed: 2530
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