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Press: Bulgaria Tries to Trick Macedonia into Friendship Treaty

Bulgaria is offering a tricky friendship treaty to Macedonia, according to the Macedonian paper Utrinski Vesnik.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 09:02 | Viewed: 2052

Somali Pirates Attack Further South because of Shifting Traffic

Somali pirates have started to attack further to the south and east off the Somalia coast as the commercial traffic is trying to evade them, Seychelles Minister Joel Morgan told Novinite.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 10, 2010, Wednesday // 21:58 | Viewed: 1767

German Prosecutor: Bulgarian Politician Had No Immunity

The leader of the Bulgarian far-right nationalist Ataka party, Volen Siderov, did not have diplomatic immunity during his scandalous trip on board a "Lufthansa" flight.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2010, Tuesday // 20:05 | Viewed: 1876

Bulgaria Wants Representation in Macedonian Custody Case

Bulgaria is insisting that a country official representative attends the trial of Spaska Mitrova in Macedonia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2010, Tuesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 1214

Bulgaria Offers Macedonia All-out Friendship Treaty

Bulgaria has offered Macedonia a draft treaty for good neighborliness and friendship, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Vesela Cherneva has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2010, Tuesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 2011

Bulgaria-Bavaria Commission Meets in Germany

The eleventh session of the Bulgaria-Bavaria Permanent Commission is taking place in Ingolstadt, Germany March 9-10.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 8, 2010, Monday // 20:06 | Viewed: 2173

US Ambassador Snubs Request by Arrested Bulgaria Ex Secret Agent

US Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, has made it clear he had no intention of meeting with ex secret agent Aleksei Petrov, who is facing organized crime charges.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 5, 2010, Friday // 18:06 | Viewed: 1866

Bulgarian Mayor, Greek Consul Ease Tension over Patriotic Billboards

The controversy in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv over a patriotic billboard depicting a historic map of Bulgaria have been resolved.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 3, 2010, Wednesday // 16:54 | Viewed: 2376

World Leaders Greet Bulgarians for Liberation Day

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has received greetings from a number of top world leaders for Bulgaria's Liberation Day, March 3.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 3, 2010, Wednesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 2914

Russia PM Putin Congratulates Bulgaria ahead of National Holiday

Russia Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has congratulated Bulgaria ahead of the country's national holiday on March 3.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2010, Tuesday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1757

Foreign Ministry Confirms No Bulgarians Hurt in Chile Quake

Bulgaria's Embassy in Chile has confirmed that no Bulgarians have been injured or killed in the devastating earthquake that hit the South American nation Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2010, Sunday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1433

US Ambassador: Bulgaria's Kardzhali Positive Inter-ethnic Symbol

James Warlick, the new US Ambassador to Bulgaria, has chosen to visit the south eastern town of Kardzhali on his first official trip outside the capital Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2010, Friday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2231

Bulgaria, Romania Top Diplomats Vow to End 'Pointless' Rivalry

Bulgaria and Romania should replace their pointless regional competition with full-fledged cooperation, the Foreign Ministers of the two countries think.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 26, 2010, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2019

US Ambassador Urges Bulgaria to Shake off Dependence on Russian Energy

Not unlike America, Bulgaria should seek to become more energy independent, according to US Ambassador in Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2010, Thursday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1957

Ambassador: Spain Has No Intention of Recognizing Kosovo

Spain is not going to recognize Kosovo in the foreseeable future, Spanish Ambassador to Bulgaria, Jorge Fuentes, told Novinite.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2010, Thursday // 12:49 | Viewed: 2262

Macedonian Court Postpones again Bulgarian Mother Case

The Judge from the Court in the Macedonian town of Gevgeli, Zlata Popova, postponed once again the parental rights case of Spaska Mitrova.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 24, 2010, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1561

Macedonian Mother with Bulgarian Passport Fears for Her Life

Macedonian policemen have threatened Spaska Mitrova, the Bulgarian mother living in Macedonia, the Bulgarian nationalist party VMRO informs.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 22, 2010, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1728

Bulgaria NRA Officials Visit Germany over Swiss Accounts Probe

The Bulgarian Finance Minister, Simeon Djankov, has confirmed that Bulgarian National Revenue Agency (NAP) officials will travel to Germany this week to investigate Bulgarians' Swiss bank accounts.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 22, 2010, Monday // 10:47 | Viewed: 3221

President Parvanov: US Missile Shield Should Protect Bulgaria

Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov has backed the idea of the planned US missile shield protecting the country from attack.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 20, 2010, Saturday // 14:17 | Viewed: 1649

Stranded Bulgarian Commandos Leave Niger on Belgian Plane

Ten Bulgarian officers from the special police unit for combating terrorism have left the Niger capital Niamey on a Belgian plane after being trapped in Thursday's coup d'etat.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2010, Friday // 19:36 | Viewed: 1702

Stranded Bulgarian Commandos Allowed to Leave Niger

Bulgarian and Belgian special police officers, who have been trapped in a hotel in Niger's capital Niamey after Thursday's coup d'etat, have received a permission to leave the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2010, Friday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1571
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