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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: 4974

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: 3343

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: 3274

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: 4307

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: 9000

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: 7400

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: 3431

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: 8108

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: 7981

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: 9932

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: 3040

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: 7730

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: 7557

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: 2480

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: 2502

Israel Freezes Relations with UNESCO

Israel has frozen its relations with UNESCO as a sign of protest against a resolution with which the international organisation declares that the Holy places on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem cannot be linked to Judaism.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 14, 2016, Friday // 13:14 | Viewed: 8883

Turkey, Israel To Normalise Relations

Turkey and Israel will conclude the process of mutual appointment of ambassadors within a week or ten days at most, announced the spokesperson of Turkish President Erdogan, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 14, 2016, Friday // 12:26 | Viewed: 2262

UN General Assembly Approves Guterres As Secretary General

The General Assembly of the UN has approved Portuguese Antonio Guterres as General Secretary of the world organisation as of January 1, 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 17:54 | Viewed: 7734

UAE To Open Embassy in Bulgaria in 2017

The UAE will open an embassy in Bulgaria in 2017, announced the Economy Minister of the Emirates Sultan al Mansouri.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 18:45 | Viewed: 7827

Bulgarian Culture Minister Rashidov Proposes to Macedonia Joint Memorial at Kaimakchalan

Bulgarian Minister of Culture Vezhdi Rashidov proposed to his Macedonian counter-part Elizabeta Kachanska for the two countries to commemorate together the anniversaries of the battle at Kaimakchalan peak and erect a joint memorial.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 21:10 | Viewed: 7352

Russian President Putin Refuses To Visit France

Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancelled his visit to France for a meeting with his French counter-part Fran?ois Hollande, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 7194
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