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Bulgarian President: WikiLeaks Reveal 'Worrying' Matters

There are "worrying" matters in the secret cables recently released by WikiLeaks, said Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2010, Thursday // 17:26 | Viewed: 2269

Engine Trouble Delays Serbian PM's Visit to Bulgaria

A serious engine trouble has forced Serbia's Prime Minister Mirko Cvetkovic to return to Belgrad's airport, thus postponing his visit to the neighboring country of Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2010, Thursday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1696

WikiLeaks: US Says Organised Crime Bulgaria's Most Serious Problem

Organized crime is the most serious problem facing Bulgaria, according to former United States Ambassador to Sofia James Pardew, fresh diplomatic cables on Wikileaks say.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2010, Thursday // 10:26 | Viewed: 2229

US Ambassador: Former Bulgarian Interior Minister Under Investigation

Bulgaria's former Interior Minister Rumen Petkov has been informed by the US Embassy in Sofia on the reasons behind the annulment of his non-immigrant visa.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2010, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1478

5 Sailors Still Missing, Bulgarian Rescue Operation Continues

The Bulgarian Border Police, Civil Defense and volunteers keep searching for survivors after the clash between two ships in the Black Sea near cape Emine.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2010, Thursday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1443

WikiLeaks: Bulgaria Supported Russia's Expulsion from Council of Europe

Sweden wanted Russia expelled from the Council of Europe after the Russian-Georgian War in the summer of 2008, according to a classified document published by the notorious WikiLeaks site.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2010, Wednesday // 18:01 | Viewed: 2497

WikiLeaks: Bulgaria Tied US Visas with Guantanamo Deal

Bulgaria's Minister of the Interior, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, had expressed the country's readiness to accept two prisoners from Guantanamo under certain conditions.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2010, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 2054

Crashed Dutch Tanker Arrives Successfully in Varna

Dutch oil tanker Alesandro DP, which was involved in a sea crash that sunk another ship and left five missing, has successfully berthed at the Bulgarian Varna Port.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 17:51 | Viewed: 1293

Bulgarian Prosecutor Probes 3 Causes of Fatal Ship Collision

The Regional Prosecutor's Office in the Black Sea city of Burgas is probing three possible causes for the clash of two ships near cape Emine.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1842

Sailor Hospitalized after Ships Collision Off Bulgarian Coast

One of the rescued sailors from the Monday collision between the two ships in Black Sea near the Emine Cape has been hospitalized in the city of Burgas, Bulgaria's Darik News informed.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1099

Bulgarian Air Force Helicopter Joins Sailors Rescue Operation

A helicopter of the Bulgarian Air Force will join the investigation of 5 sailors that are still missing after Monday's collision between two ships in the Black Sea, some 20 km south of Bulgaria's Emine Cape.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 09:12 | Viewed: 1186

Bulgaria, Libya Agree on Need of Cooperation

Bulgarian Foreign Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, and Libya's PM Baghdadi al-Mahmudi have agreed on creating a program for recovering the economic relations between the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 29, 2010, Monday // 20:29 | Viewed: 1512

1 Ship Sinks in Collision Off Bulgarian Coast, No Oil Spills

Two ships have collided in the Black Sea some 20 km south of Bulgaria's Emine Cape, with one of them sinking, and 6 sailors gone missing.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 29, 2010, Monday // 20:04 | Viewed: 1876

WikiLeaks US Diplomatic 'Storm' Contains Info on Bulgaria

WikiLeaks, the organization devoted to revealing secret documents has posted cache of a quarter-million confidential American diplomatic cables, some involving Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 29, 2010, Monday // 09:22 | Viewed: 3246

Bulgarian PM to Woo Putin's Meek Side with New Puppy - Report

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov is planning to send a new puppy to Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to tip the scales in negotiations for the price of Belene NPP, according to daily newspaper Standart.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 28, 2010, Sunday // 11:32 | Viewed: 1637

Bulgaria Nationalists Demand Support from Ruling Party GERB on Serbia's Border Issue

Bulgaria's nationalist Ataka party has warned to reconsider its support for the ruling party GERB if the latter does not react to the incident at Serbia's border, the Ataka leader, Volen Siderov, said.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 27, 2010, Saturday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1748

Bulgaria Nationalists Blocked at Serbia's Border, Cry Foul

Serbia's border authorities have not let into the country members and supporters of Bulgaria's nationalist Ataka party, traveling by buses to Bosilegrad to mark the ninety-first anniversary since the signing of the Treaty of Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 27, 2010, Saturday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1745

Turkey's New Radicalism Said to Bring Bulgaria's PM Closer to Israel

The danger of Turkey's new radicalism and world jihad's growing influence has increased Bulgaria's motivation for closer ties with Israel, a senior Israeli official said, as cited by Haaretz.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 27, 2010, Saturday // 10:29 | Viewed: 2074

Bulgarian Flag Finally Hoisted in Philadelphia

The Bulgarian national flag is finally proudly waiving alongside many others on Ben Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, the facebook group Bulgarians in Philadelphia reported Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 24, 2010, Wednesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 2652

Former US Diplomat Advises Eastern Europe to View Chinese Offers Carefully

The governments in Eastern Europe should be very careful with offers for joint projects made by China, former US Assistant Secretary of State Robert Gelbard said in an interview for Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency).

Politics » Diplomacy | November 23, 2010, Tuesday // 20:22 | Viewed: 1029

Bulgaria Condemns Deadly N. Korean Artillery Attack

Bulgaria has condemned an artillery attack by North Korea on a South Korean island on Tuesday, saying it poses a risk for the stability of the region and the world.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 23, 2010, Tuesday // 19:24 | Viewed: 2015