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Bulgaria Foreign Minister Urged to Support Kosovo in EU

Bulgaria Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, has showed his support for the strengthening of the state institutions in Kosovo so as "to protect the rights of all ethnic communities.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2010, Tuesday // 21:17 | Viewed: 1522

Record Visitors at Bulgaria's Embassy Open House in DC

The Bulgarian Embassy in Washington DC is now part of the initiative EU Open House 2010, organized for the fourth time in a row in the US capital.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2010, Tuesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 1299

Bulgaria Offers Montenegro More Consular Services on Its Behalf

Bulgaria has offered Montenegro to expand its the consular services that it offers on its behalf in other countries around the world, Foreign Minister Mladenov said during his visit to Podgorica.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2010, Tuesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1540

Bulgaria Invited to Import Bangladesh Workers

President of Bangladesh Zillur Rahman has accepted the letter of credentials of the new Bulgarian Ambassador to the country, Borislav Kostov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2010, Tuesday // 13:39 | Viewed: 2159

Macedonia Begins New Trial against Bulgarian Mother Mitrova

The Macedonian authorities begin Wednesday a new trial against Bulgarian mother, Spaska Mitrova, the nationalist VMRO party informs in a press release.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2010, Tuesday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1382

Bulgarian Astronauts Aspire to Fly on NASA Mission

"Bulgaria's goal is to have a Bulgarian astronaut fly on a NASA Mission", declared Monday Bulgaria's former Foreign Minister and President of the Atlantic Club, Solomon Passy.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 10, 2010, Monday // 14:01 | Viewed: 2558

Bulgaria Minister: Friendship Treaty Will Help Macedonia EU Bid

Bulgaria Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, has said that the 'Friendship Treaty' was offered to Macedonia to help speed up the country's accession to the EU.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 8, 2010, Saturday // 11:31 | Viewed: 1808

NATO Secretary General to Visit Bulgaria

NATO Secretary General, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, is expected to visit Bulgaria on May 20, 2010, Bulgarian media report.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 7, 2010, Friday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1652

Bulgaria Awards Rescuers of Ill-Fated Macedonian Boat

Bulgaria's foreign minister awarded Macedonians, who took part in the rescue operation of Bulgarian tourists during the sinking of the tour boat "Ilinden" in the Ohrid Lake in September last year.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 6, 2010, Thursday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1592

Israel Slams Bulgaria's Nationalist Leader over Anti-Semitic "Lies"

Israel foreign ministry has vehemently denied Bulgaria's ultra-nationalist party leader claims that staff of Israeli embassy in Sofia received prostitutes from organized crime head.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 6, 2010, Thursday // 17:06 | Viewed: 2180

Bulgarian Sailors in Dire State as UK Firm Aborts Talks with Somali Pirates

Bulgarian sailors from the St. James Park ship are on their last legs as the negotiations for their release with the Somali pirates have stalled.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 6, 2010, Thursday // 12:02 | Viewed: 1685

Foreign Ambassadors Mull Bulgarian Roma Integration

The Ambassadors of Italy and France to Sofia, Stefano Benazzo and Etienne de Poncins took, a trip Wednesday to Bulgaria's southern city of Sliven to learn about the problems of local Roma.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 20:11 | Viewed: 2070

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry Issues Greece Travel Advisory

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Ministry issued a travel advisory Wednesday warning Bulgarians to avoid trips to neighboring Greece.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 18:17 | Viewed: 3432

Bulgaria Foreign Minister: Macedonia Relations to Set Example

Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, has called on Bulgaria and Macedonia to be an example of good neighborly relations on the Balkans.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1685

Bulgaria Nationalist Leader in Hot Water over Anti-Semite Talk

Bulgaria's Prosecutor Office must probe the leader of the far-right, nationalist "Ataka" party, Volen Siderov, over his statements involving the Israeli Embassy in Sofia, right-wing leader, Ivan Kostov, declared.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 1508

Guantanamo Prisoner Lands on Bulgarian Soil

The Guantanamo prisoner Bulgaria has agreed to accept has landed on Bulgarian soil, local authorities inform Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 2160

Bulgaria FM Takes "Friendship Treaty" to Macedonia

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov starts a visit to Macedonia and Serbia on May 5 to 8 as the first stage of a Balkan tour.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 5, 2010, Wednesday // 08:19 | Viewed: 2052

US Sends Guantanamo Prisoners to Bulgaria, Spain

US government has announced it has sent two former Guantanamo prisoners to Bulgaria and Spain.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 4, 2010, Tuesday // 21:04 | Viewed: 1994

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Urges Iran, North Korea to Back Non-Proliferation

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has spoken in favor of boosting the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) during a UN conference in New York.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 4, 2010, Tuesday // 14:49 | Viewed: 2280

UN Head: Bulgaria Capable of Balancing Balkan Stability

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in New York.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 4, 2010, Tuesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1636

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Upbeat on US Visa Lift

Bulgaria has the potential to meet the United States requirement for lifting the visa regime, which is less than 10% of visa denials per year, the foreign minister has said during his visit there.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 4, 2010, Tuesday // 09:02 | Viewed: 2079