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Syrian President Arrives to Bulgaria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is arriving on a two-day official visit to Sofia Tuesday accompanied by a sizable business delegation and his spouse Asma al-Assad.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1938

US Embassy in Bulgaria Calls for Cultural Heritage Projects

The US Embassy in Sofia has announced a call for proposals for cultural heritage projects seeking funding from the Ambassador's Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2010, Monday // 18:26 | Viewed: 1177

Dutch Embassy Invites Bulgarians to Pay Tribute to Ex Envoy

The Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands announced Monday people who wish to pay last tribute to Henri?tte, Barroness of Lynden-Leijten, former Ambassador to Bulgaria can visit the Embassy Tuesday and Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2010, Monday // 14:27 | Viewed: 2195

Bulgarian PM Plays Charity Football in Italy

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, is leaving Saturday on a two-day trip to Pescara in Abruzzo, Italy.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2010, Saturday // 14:06 | Viewed: 1510

Bulgaria to Host Syrian President for 1st Time since 1987

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will pay a visit to Bulgaria next week accompanied by a sizable business delegation.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 5, 2010, Friday // 21:32 | Viewed: 1817

Bulgaria's Human Rights Progress Recognized by UN

Bulgaria has presented its report on human rights before 45 member states of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 4, 2010, Thursday // 17:31 | Viewed: 1771

Bulgaria Regains Ownership of Antiques Seized in Canada

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikolay Mladenov, officially handed Tuesday to Deputy Culture Minister, Todor Chobanov, over 350 antique objects returned from Canada.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 2, 2010, Tuesday // 17:49 | Viewed: 2558

Putin on Crucial Visit to Bulgaria November 13

Russian PM Vladimir Putin is coming to Bulgaria November 13 to discuss strategic matters with counterpart Boyko Borisov, announced the Bulgarian PM Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 2, 2010, Tuesday // 14:37 | Viewed: 1658

Borisov Forward about Dilma Rousseff's Bulgaria Visit

Bulgaria is eager to expand its ties with Brazil, Prime Minister Borisov says in his letter congratulating Brazil's newly-elected President, Dilma Rousseff, whose father is a Bulgarian immigrant.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 1, 2010, Monday // 17:31 | Viewed: 4759

Bularian Relatives, President Hail Dilma Rousseff's Win

Bulgarian cousins of Brazil's President-elect Dilma Vana Rousseff are celebrating her victory Monday whishing her strenght and hoping to see her in Bulgaria soon.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 1, 2010, Monday // 14:30 | Viewed: 2528

Bulgarian PM Borisov Lands Crans Montana Forum Award

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov received the 2010 award of the international Crans Montana Forum held this year in Geneva, Switzerland.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 30, 2010, Saturday // 11:32 | Viewed: 1796

Bulgarian Nationalists Disgruntled with US World War II Pilots' Monument

The nationalist party VMRO has expressed resentment against an initiative of the US Embassy for honoring the US pilots who were killed in the American air raids on Bulgaria during World War II.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 29, 2010, Friday // 17:43 | Viewed: 3231

Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Ministry Scales Down on Deputies

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, released from his duties Deputy Foreign Minister, Milen Lyutskanov, the cabinet's press office informs Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 29, 2010, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1774

EU Ambassadors to Bulgaria Court Opposition Socialists

The chair of the Bulgarian Socialist Party and ex-PM Sergey Stanishev had a working meeting with the ambassadors of EU member-states to Sofia Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 28, 2010, Thursday // 20:41 | Viewed: 1417

Spanish Diplomat Recognized for Saving Bulgarian Jews from Holocaust


Politics » Diplomacy | October 28, 2010, Thursday // 18:30 | Viewed: 2214

Bulgaria Refutes NATO-Russia Talks for Banning Forces in CEE

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Mladenov has refuted reports of talks between NATO and Russia for imposing a ban on locating "substantial combat forces" in the new member states of the Alliance.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 27, 2010, Wednesday // 20:05 | Viewed: 1912

Mossad Head Dagan, Bulgarian PM Borisov Delighted with Cooperation

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has welcomed the Director of Mossad, Meir Dagan, in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 26, 2010, Tuesday // 20:32 | Viewed: 3202

US Ambassador: Bulgaria Could Up Effort in Afghanistan

Bulgaria is doing a lot through the NATO mission in Afghanistan and it is doing it very well, is the assessment of US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 26, 2010, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1606

US Ambassador: Bulgaria's Health Care Is in Good Hands

The American Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, says he was highly impressed by the "St. Marina" hospital in the Black Sea capital Varna.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 23, 2010, Saturday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1726

Bulgaria Joins in European Transport Corridor 'Via Carpatia'

Bulgaria, Greece, and Romania have formally joined the project "Via Carpathia" for creating the shortest transit route from the Baltic to Southeast Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2010, Friday // 16:03 | Viewed: 5057

Al-Qaeda Sees Bulgaria as 'Legitimate Target'

Bulgaria is a legitimate target of al-Qaeda because it has sent its soldiers to support the US invaders in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Lebanon-based Sunni extremist group Asbat al-Ansar has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2010, Friday // 12:46 | Viewed: 3766