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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: 2654

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

US Provides Bulgaria with Equipment to Prevent Nuclear Smuggling

The US National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and Bulgaria's Interior Ministry announced the commissioning of mobile radiation detection equipment to be deployed throughout Bulgaria as part of the cooperative effort to prevent the smuggling of nu

Politics » Diplomacy | November 22, 2010, Monday // 21:14 | Viewed: 1726

Vietnamese-Bulgarian Friendship 'Rose' Blooms

Vietnamese Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan received Sunday a Bulgarian delegation of professors, teachers, social activists and diplomats.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 22, 2010, Monday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1520

Bulgaria-US Conference on Lobbying Held in Sofia

Bulgaria is not yet ready to introduce a Lobbying Вill, according to the Speaker of the Parliament, Tsetska Tsacheva.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 22, 2010, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1122

Bulgarian President 'Tangled' in Neighbors' Church Brawl

The Serbian Orthodox church is lobbying with Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, for the release of Serbian priest Jovan Vranisovski, according to Macedonian media.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 20, 2010, Saturday // 12:09 | Viewed: 1802

World Bank Offers Bulgaria's Interior Help for Roma Integration

The World Bank has expressed readiness to back the efforts of the Bulgarian government for integration of the Roma.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2010, Friday // 20:19 | Viewed: 1708

Bulgaria Involved in Macedonian-Serbian Church Brawl

Bulgaria is now unwillingly involved in the church conflict between neighboring Macedonia and Serbia, after it detained Serbian priest Jovan Vranisovski.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2010, Friday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1948

Greek President Stands by Bulgaria on Schengen Accession

Greek President Karolos Papoulias, who arrived Wednesday on a two-day official visit to Sofia, has vowed his country's support for Bulgaria's accession to the Schengen area in March 2011.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 1725

Bulgaria President: Greece Still Main Investment Partner

Bulgarian-Greek relations are developing gradually, regardless of the government in power, Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, said after the meeting with his Greek counterpart, Karolos Papoulias.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 1406

Bulgarian, Greece Presidents to Open Business Forum in Sofia

Greece's President, Karolos Papoulias, is arriving Wednesday in Sofia on a two-day working visit at the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart, Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 08:25 | Viewed: 1968

US Ambassador: Transparency in Bulgaria-Russia Energy Plans Is Key

The US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, is asking to have available more details on the Bulgarian-Russian agreement for the construction of the South Stream gas line.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 16, 2010, Tuesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 15207

Bulgaria to Appoint New Ambassador in Berlin

Vladimir Kisyov, former Sofia Municipal Council chairman and chief negotiator in accession talks with the European Union, is to be sent as the new Bulgarian Ambassador in Germany.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 15, 2010, Monday // 15:30 | Viewed: 1653