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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: 1728

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: 5058

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

Bulgaria Enjoys Attention of Bavarian State, Business

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov invited in Munich investors from Germany's Free State of Bavaria at a time when the Bulgarian-Bavarian economic relations are seeing an upswing.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2010, Wednesday // 19:12 | Viewed: 1436

Bulgarian PM to Visit Bavaria

The Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov is on a one-day official visit to the German province of Bavaria Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 19, 2010, Tuesday // 20:30 | Viewed: 1340

Bulgaria Finalizes Appointment of New Deputy Foreign Minister

Bulgarian PM Borisov appointed Monday Dimitar Tsanchev as a new Deputy Foreign Minister.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 17:33 | Viewed: 1412

Vietnam Thanks Bulgaria for University Graduates

Vietnam's Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has expressed her country's gratitude for Bulgaria during a state visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 16:46 | Viewed: 4215

Italy Re-opens Consulate in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Italy has re-opened its Honorary Consulate in the Southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv after a brief period of inactivity.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 16:05 | Viewed: 1967

Bulgarian Diaspora Minister Vows Refugees' Compensations from Turkey

Documents verifying ownership rights of Bulgarian refugees who fled Eastern Thrace (i.e. today's European Turkey) in the period around and after the wars of 1912-1918, will be collected and made available by the end of 2011.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 12:35 | Viewed: 1617

Europol, US Pile Praise on Borisov for Shattering Money Forging Ring

Europol Director Rob Wainwright has presented Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with a special award over the busting of a ring forging EUR and USD banknotes.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2010, Friday // 17:22 | Viewed: 1812

Poland Backs Bulgaria for Schengen, EU Highway Funding

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk has promised support for Bulgaria's aspirations to join the Schengen Agreement.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 14, 2010, Thursday // 12:29 | Viewed: 2054

30 000 Bulgarian Migrants Work in Cyprus

There are about 30 000 Bulgarians working in Cyprus as migrant laborers, according to Stavros Amvrosiu, Ambassador of Cyprus to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2332

Borisov Welcomes Poland PM Tusk in Varna

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has welcomed his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1512

US Ambassador: Bulgaria's Freed 'Octopus' Must Be Watched

The American Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, says the Tuesday release from jail to house arrest of former undercover agent and controversial businessman, Aleksei Petrov, was a surprise.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1387

US Ambassador Asks to Meet Bulgarian Left-wing Opposition

The US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, is meeting Wednesday with the leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and former Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1153

Polish PM Donald Tusk to Visit Bulgaria

The Prime Minister of Poland Donal Tusk will be on an official visit to Bulgaria Wednesday to meet counterpart Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 12, 2010, Tuesday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1159

Diplomatic Reshuffle Brings Home Bulgarian Ambassador to Israel

Dimitar Tsanchev is the new Deputy of Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikolay Mladenov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 12, 2010, Tuesday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1486

Merkel: Bulgarian Students in Germany 2nd to Chinese

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been granted a doctor honoris causa title by the Bulgarian Ruse University "Angel Kanchev".

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2010, Monday // 17:44 | Viewed: 2812