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UN Reports Release of Bulgarian Air Crew Abducted in Sudan

The three Bulgarian air crew, who were abducted in Sudan in January, have been released Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2011, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2146

Slovenia Backs Bulgaria for Schengen

Slovenia backs Bulgaria's future membership in the Schengen zone, the President of Slovenia, Danilo Turk, stated.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2011, Monday // 16:24 | Viewed: 1732

Bulgaria Hails Macedonia's 'Democratic' Parliamentary Elections

Macedonia's early parliamentary elections, which took place on Sunday, were democratic and give reasons for optimism with respect to regional cooperation, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov said in a special statement.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2011, Monday // 13:21 | Viewed: 3114

US Applauds Bulgaria's Cooperation in Anti-Narcotics Operations

The successful international operations, realized through cooperation between Bulgaria and the US, are clearly reflected in this year's edition of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (INCSR).

Politics » Diplomacy | June 6, 2011, Monday // 11:41 | Viewed: 3005

Sofia 'Disappointed' with Saleh, Urges Bulgarians Out of Yemen

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has issued a warning because of the civil unrest in Yemen urging any Bulgarian citizens immediately to leave the Arab country.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 3, 2011, Friday // 19:34 | Viewed: 1728

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Opens Ivan Vazov Monument in Moscow

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has inaugurated a monument of the greatest Bulgarian writer and poet Ivan Vazov (1850-1921) in the Russian capital Moscow.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 3, 2011, Friday // 18:27 | Viewed: 1527

Bulgaria's Trade with Russia Up by 50% 2010

Bulgaria's trade with Russia increased by 50% last year, Russia's Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov said Thursday after he met with his Bulgarian counterpart, Nikolay Mladenov.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 3, 2011, Friday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1733

Ex Spokesperson to Bulgarian MEP: No Manipulations at Wikileaks

The former spokesperson of the whistle-blowing site Wikileaks, Daniel Domscheit-Berg, stated Thursday, during a discussion at the European Parliament that in the course of the three years he worked with the site, no cases of false or manipulated informati

Politics » Diplomacy | June 2, 2011, Thursday // 13:21 | Viewed: 2143

Bulgarian Top Diplomat Mends Ties with Muslim Colleagues over Mosque Incident

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, met Monday with the Ambassadors to Sofia from Islamic countries on his own invitation.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 31, 2011, Tuesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1949

Oaks Planted in Bulgaria in Honor of Polish Katyn Victims

Three oak trees, commemorating the Polish victims of the Katyn massacre in Soviet Russia, were planted Tuesday in the South Park of Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 31, 2011, Tuesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1637

Bulgaria's Ex-EconMin Disses Former US Envoy over WikiLeaks Cable

Rumen Ovcherov, Bulgaria's ex-Economy Minister during the country's three-way government (2005-2009) refuted claims made by John Beyrle in a leaked 2007 diplomatic cable published Monday by WikiLeaks.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 31, 2011, Tuesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 1454

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister: Our Envoys Don't Write in 'WikiLeaks Style'

Bulgaria's envoys abroad do not write diplomatic cables the same way US Ambassadors do, according to the country's Foreign Minister, Nikolay Mladenov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 31, 2011, Tuesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 1543

Israel, Bulgaria to Boost 'Fruitful' Cooperation in Security, Tourism

Israel and Bulgaria have enjoyed extremely productive bilateral relations that have a great potential for further development, stated Bulgarian Minister of Interior Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 30, 2011, Monday // 19:59 | Viewed: 2337

Macedonian President: Without Balkans, Europe Is Bird with Broken Wing

The European Union must concentrate its efforts in the full integration of the Western Balkans into the European values and prosperity, stated Macedonian President George Ivanov in Sofia Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 29, 2011, Sunday // 15:58 | Viewed: 3078

Bulgarian, Macedonian Presidents Agree Corridor 8 Is 'Priority'

The launch of Pan-European Transport Corridor No. 8 is a priority for both Bulgaria and Macedonia, the Presidents of the two countries Georgi Parvanov and Gjorge Ivanov declared in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 28, 2011, Saturday // 18:29 | Viewed: 2439

Bulgarian President Addresses Visa Issue with Obama

The diversification of energy sources is one of the topics Bulgarian President, Georgi Parvanov, has discussed with US counterpart, Barack Obama, during the Friday working dinner in the Polish capital Warsaw.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 28, 2011, Saturday // 14:49 | Viewed: 2629

US Ambassador: Rule of Law to Bring Investors to Bulgaria

The US is going to be investor number one in Bulgaria in 2011 as it was in 2010, American Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, said Saturday before journalists.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 28, 2011, Saturday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1893

Embassies Organize Bulgarian Gay, Lesbian Pride Film Fest

The US, British, German, French, and Swiss Embassies in Bulgaria have announced the start of the Sofia Pride International Film Series in honor of Gay and Lesbian Pride Month, which is celebrated each year in June.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 27, 2011, Friday // 10:12 | Viewed: 2641

Bulgaria's Varna to Host NATO Parliamentary Assembly Session

The Parliament of Bulgaria will host the NATO Parliamentary Assembly's Spring Session In Varna from Friday 27 May to Monday 30 May 2011.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 27, 2011, Friday // 08:13 | Viewed: 1691

Parvanov Set for CEE Dinner with Obama, Basescu, Tadic Skip over Kosovo

Bulgariаn President Georgi Parvanov will take part in the 17th meeting of the heads of state of the countries in Central and Eastern Europe, which will feature a working dinner with US President Barack Obama.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 26, 2011, Thursday // 20:41 | Viewed: 2188

Borisov Praises Bulgarian Students in Netherlands

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has met with Bulgarian students studying in the Hague, Netherlands.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 26, 2011, Thursday // 19:39 | Viewed: 1854
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