Politics » Diplomacy

Turkish Ship Rescues 22 Bulgarians from Libya

The Turkish Iskenderun ship has successfully arrived at the port of Marmaris evacuating 1518 people from Libya, including 22 Bulgarian citizens.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2011, Monday // 08:05 | Viewed: 1255

Bulgaria Ready for 2 More Rescue Flights to Libya

Bulgaria's cabinet is fully prepared to send the government's Airbus on one or two flights to Tripoli to evacuate Bulgarian citizens stranded there by the raging civil war.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 27, 2011, Sunday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1751

21 Bulgarians Rescued from Libya by Romanian Aircraft

A group of Bulgarian citizens has been evacuated from Libya Sunday on board of a Romanian military aircraft.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 27, 2011, Sunday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1829

Foreign Ministry Urges Bulgarians to Evacuate Libya, Issues Details

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement calling citizens to evacuate violence-ridden Libya, using all possible means.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2011, Saturday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1575

Bulgaria Will Send at Most 1 More Evacuation Plane to Libya

If needed, Bulgaria will send one more airplane to evacuate nationals from violence-ridden Libya, which will be the last one, stated Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikolay Mladenov Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2011, Saturday // 12:39 | Viewed: 1143

Turkish Ship Evacuates 22 Bulgarians from Libya

The Turkish ship Iskenderum, with 22 Bulgarian refugees onboard, has started from Libyan port of Benghazi.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2011, Saturday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1245

Bulgarian Dead in Libya, Cause Uncertain

One Bulgarian man has died in Libya around February 11, news sources quoting various reasons for his demise, with natural death as nevertheless the most probable.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2011, Saturday // 10:10 | Viewed: 1358

Ex-Interior Head's Visa Annulled Over Crime Allegations

The US visa of controversial former Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumen Petkov has been annulled due to information that he has been involved in some sort of criminal activity.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2011, Friday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1697

Conflicting Reports about Sea-Rescued Bulgarians from Libya

The Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Ministry informs Friday that only nineteen Bulgarian citizens are on board on the Turkish ship "Iskenderun," ready to be evacuated from the second largest Libyan city Benghazi.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2011, Friday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1742

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Mulls Rescue from Abroad Act

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, is asking for legislation regulating the responsibility of the State in cases such as the current tumultuous situation in the Middle East.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2011, Friday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1299

Romania, Russia Rescue Bulgarians from Libya

A total of 10 Bulgarians have been evacuated from Libya with a Romanian rescue plane on Friday, the Bulgarian bTV private channel has informed.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2011, Friday // 12:46 | Viewed: 1450

50 Bulgarians Board Turkish Evacuation Ship in Libya's Benghazi

A total of 50 Bulgarian citizens have registered to board the Turkish ship Iskenderum, which is to evacuate foreigners from Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 19:49 | Viewed: 3568

Govt Advises Bulgarians to Flee Yemen

As the situation in Yemen continues to be unstable, the Foreign Ministry has recommended that all Bulgarian nationals flee the country using planes or trade ships.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 18:45 | Viewed: 2059

Bulgarian Ex Top Diplomat: NATO, EU Have Responsibility to Protect in Libya

Former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy has been cited by NATO Watch as one of the leading international voices urging NATO and the EU to take measures to guarantee peace, security, and human rights in Libya.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 16:03 | Viewed: 2349

Libyan Ex Minister: Gaddafi, Not Bulgarians, Guilty of HIV Spread

Libya's former Justice Minister has stated that not the Bulgarian medics, but the regime of leader Muammar Gaddafi was responsible for infecting more than 400 children with HIV.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 14:51 | Viewed: 4645

Borisov: Gaddafi Racketeered Us, Stole USD 130 M from Bulgaria

Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi racketeered Bulgaria over the trial of the Bulgarian medics thus extorting USD 130 M from Bulgaria, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has stated.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 13:05 | Viewed: 2060

Bulgarian Expert: Gaddafi Murder Not Ruled Out

The murder of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is one possible outcome of the ongoing protests in the North African country, according to a Bulgarian expert.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 12:07 | Viewed: 2485

Hundred Bulgarians Stranded in Libya's Remote Desert Camps

While thousands of foreigners are trying to flee Libya through ports, airports and overland, about one hundred Bulgarian oil workers are in a perilous and frightening situation in remote desert camps.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 12:06 | Viewed: 1947

Turkish Ship to Take Onboard 100 Bulgarians from Benghazi

A Turkish ship is ready to evacuate about one hundred Bulgarians from Benghazi on Thursday, the Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Ministry announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1585

EU Commissioner: Bulgaria Should Brace for Libyan Exodus

Bulgaria may be hit by a wave of refugees trying to reach the country because of the turmoil in Libya, Bulgaria's EU Commissioner has warned.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2011, Thursday // 08:55 | Viewed: 1949

Ex Technoexportstroy Head: Bulgarian Foreign Ministry Chaotic

Emil Kotsev, Head of Bulgarian state-owned Technoexportstroy, who was fired earlier Wednesday by PM Boyko Borisov, has blamed the Foreign Ministry of being chaotic and careless.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 23, 2011, Wednesday // 19:14 | Viewed: 1966
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria