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Bulgaria's PM Borisov Claims Operation in Libya Too Late

The military operation in Libya is too late as it should have been led when the Bulgarian medics were absolutely undeserved detained, according to Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 20, 2011, Sunday // 11:24 | Viewed: 1678

Parvanov: Nobody Wants Libya's Gaddafi Ousted More Than Bulgaria

Hardly anyone else is more interested than Bulgaria to see the end of the regime of Muammar Gaddafi, Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov declared as international air strikes started in Libya.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 19, 2011, Saturday // 22:10 | Viewed: 2330

Parliament Defense Committee: Bulgaria Must Join NATO in Libya

Bulgaria must take part in a NATO mission in Libya should the Alliance make a decision to have such mission, the Chair of the Parliamentary Foreign Policy and Defense Committee, Dobroslav Dimitrov, says.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 19, 2011, Saturday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1795

Bulgarian Interior Min Impressed with Georgia's Judicial System

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov welcomed in Sofia Friday his Georgian counterpart, Ivane Meribashvili.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 18:59 | Viewed: 1725

Bulgaria Stays Out of Direct Military Action against Libyan Dictator Gaddafi

Bulgaria cannot commit to taking part in direct military action against the regime of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi authorized by the UN, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1571

Bulgaria Sets Up Arrangements for Japan Evacuation

Even though Bulgaria does not consider sending its own planes to Japan, the country's Foreign Ministry has arranged for its citizens willing to be evacuated to get on board of foreign planes.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 1662

Bulgarian Consul Fled Japan without Telling

Bulgaria's consul in Tokyo, Chavdar Gradinarski, has left Japan without coordinating it with Bulgarian authorities, Vesela Cherneva, spokesperson for the Balkan country's Foreign Ministry, said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1581

Bulgarian on Board of Hijacked Libyan Tanker

Georgi Luizov, a Bulgarian sailor, is on board of the Anouar Ifrikia oil tanker which was seized by Libyan rebels, the bTV private channel reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 11:34 | Viewed: 1233

Student in Japan: Bulgarian Consul in Tokyo Abandoned Us

The Bulgarian Consul in Tokyo, Chavdar Gradinarski, has left Japan after the 9.0-magnitude earthquake last week, leaving his compatriots in the country to cope with the situation by themselves.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2011, Friday // 10:34 | Viewed: 1516

EU Commissioner Georgieva Warns of 2nd Libyan Refugees Wave

There is currently a second wave of illegal immigrants from Libya, according to the Bulgarian EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Kristalina Georgieva.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2011, Thursday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1927

Young Bulgarian Socialists Join 'War' against US Ambassador

The youth branch of the opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) from the northern city of Pleven are rising in support for the fight of former Interior Minister, Rumen Petkov, against US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2011, Thursday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1728

Bulgaria Sends Blankets to Disaster-struck Japan

Bulgaria is sending a large number of blankets to Japan as humanitarian help, Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2011, Thursday // 13:51 | Viewed: 2828

Ex Bulgarian EU Minister Awarded Highest French Honor over Common Chargers

Bulgaria's former European Affairs Minister, Gergana Passy, has been bestowed the highest French honor - the National Order of the Legion of Honor.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2011, Thursday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2792

More Bulgarian Diplomats Exposed as Communist Security Agents

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry is at a loss after a special commission published the names of another 75 diplomats who have been collaborators of the communist secret police.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2011, Thursday // 09:09 | Viewed: 2759

Bulgaria, China Local Authorities Seal Cooperation Agreement

The National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria (NAMRB) and the China International Friendship Cities Association (CIFCA) have signed a Framework Memorandum of Cooperation in China.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 16, 2011, Wednesday // 15:08 | Viewed: 1507

UK Outgoing Ambassador: Mafia Corrosive for Bulgaria

The penetration of organised crime into the political and business establishment, and the corruption associated with it, has been corrosive for Bulgaria – for the economy but above all for the society as a whole, the outgoing British envoy has warned.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2011, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 2009

Embassy in Tokyo Ready to House Stranded Bulgarians

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry reiterated Tuesday strong appeals to all Bulgarian citizens who are in Japan temporarily or reside there to immediately leave the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2011, Tuesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 1581

Bulgarian Cabinet, NGOs Mull Ways to Help Japan

Bulgaria is fully prepared to send large quantities of mineral water as humanitarian aid to people in disaster-struck Japan.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2011, Tuesday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1938

Foreign Ministry: Strong Earthquake Expected in Japan, Bulgarians Must Leave

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has "recommended insistingly" that Bulgarians leave Japan over "expert" reports that a new strong earthquake is expected there in the coming days.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2011, Monday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1716

Bulgaria's Top Diplomat Praises Iraq Govt in Baghdad

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has commended the efforts of Iraq's government to stabilize the country politically and economically.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2011, Monday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2095

Ex Bulgarian Top Cop to Sue US Ambassador

Former Bulgarian Interior Minister, Rumen Petkov, is consulting with Bulgarian lawyers and international advisors to decide in which court to file a slander suit against US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2011, Monday // 16:11 | Viewed: 1987
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