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Bulgaria Relief Team Arrive in Quake-Torn Haiti

A team from Bulgaria's Military Medical Academy has arrived in Haiti to take part in the earthquake relief operations.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2010, Sunday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1714

Bulgaria PM Heads for Germany

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is leaving on Sunday on a three-day official visit to Germany at the invitation of Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2010, Sunday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1773

Bulgaria May Withdraw Greek Blockade Compensation Request

Bulgaria's Energy, Economy and Tourism Minister, Traicho Traikov, stated that Bulgaria may now withdraw its request for EUR 10 M in compensation if the Greek border blockade is permanently lifted.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2010, Friday // 20:46 | Viewed: 1357

Bulgaria PM: Farmers Meeting Not Directed against Greek Govt

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou agreed to the meeting of Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov with protesting farmers at the Greek border earlier Friday, which led to the re-opening of one border crossing.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2010, Friday // 20:17 | Viewed: 1489

Bulgaria Haiti Relief Team Sets off, 2nd One May Be on Its Way

A team from Bulgaria's Military Medical Academy set off Friday to take part in the earthquake relief operations in Haiti.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2010, Friday // 19:15 | Viewed: 2314

Bulgaria Sends Medical Team to Haiti for Earthquake Relief

A team of Bulgaria's Military Medical Academy is setting off to take part in the relief efforts in Haiti were hundreds of thousands have been killed, injured, or left homeless after last weeks massive earthquake.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2010, Thursday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1535

New US Ambassador to Bulgaria Pledges Enduring Friendship

The newly-arrived US Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, has made his first public appearance in Sofia on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2010, Thursday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1951

Putin Thanks Bulgaria Agri Minister for Vodka Smuggling Action

Russia PM Vladimir Putin has thanked the Bulgarian Agriculture Minister, Miroslav Naydenov, for the action taken to stop the illegal export from Bulgaria of fake 'Stolichnaya' vodka.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2010, Thursday // 15:56 | Viewed: 2227

New US Ambassador James Warlick Arrives in Bulgaria

The new US Ambassador to Bulgaria, James B. Warlick Jnr, has arrived in the Bulgarian capital Sofia to take up his official position.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2010, Thursday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2480

Bulgaria PM Seeks Aid by Greek Politicians to End Border Blockade

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has had telephone conversations with both his Greek counterpart, and the main opposition leader over the border crossing points blockaded by protesting Greek farmers.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 20, 2010, Wednesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1563

Bulgaria Ex-Top Diplomat Jeleva to Become Ambassador – Report

After Bulgaria's ruling GERB party accepted the resignation of Rumiana Jeleva as Foreign Minister, the next step for her could be a diplomatic appointment.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 20, 2010, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1267

Bulgaria PM Demands EC Actions against Greece over Border Blockade

Bulgaria and Romania are going to ask Tuesday morning the European Commission to intervene over the blockade of the Bulgarian border checkpoints by Greek farmers.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2010, Monday // 20:10 | Viewed: 1732

Bulgaria Agri Minister Pressures Greece over Border Blockade

Bulgaria Agriculture Minister, Miroslav Naydenov, has met with his Greek counterpart, Katerina Batzeli, in Brussels to discuss the blockade of the Bulgarian border by Greek farmers.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2010, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1455

Pirates Free Greek Tanker, No News from Bulgarian Hostages

Somali pirates have freed a Greek-owned oil tanker, a day after a ransom was delivered aboard the ship, BBC reported, citing the pirates and officials.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2010, Monday // 11:41 | Viewed: 2372

Bulgarian Crew of Hijacked Ships Remain in 'Good Health'

The UK Zodiac company, which operates "The Asian Glory" and the chemical tanker "St James Park", which were hijacked by Somali pirates, has confirmed that the Bulgarian crew on board both ships are in good health.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2010, Saturday // 18:08 | Viewed: 2525

Spaska Mitrova Supporters Rally at Macedonia Embassy in Sofia

Around 70 people gathered outside the Macedonian Embassy in Sofia Saturday in support of Spaska Mitrova, the Bulgarian mother who sparked a diplomatic scandal in 2009.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2010, Saturday // 14:16 | Viewed: 3135

Macedonia President: Bulgaria Leader in Recognizing Our Independence

Bulgaria's former President Zhelyu Zhelev was awarded a state order by Macedonia Friday for his contribution to the recognition of the independence of the former Yugoslav republic.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2010, Friday // 15:58 | Viewed: 2490

Bulgaria, Greece Оpen New Border Crossing

Bulgaria's Prime Ministers Boyko Borisov and his Greek counterpart George Papandreou cut the ribbon for a new checkpoint on the Bulgarian-Greek border at Zlatograd-Xanthi.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2010, Friday // 14:26 | Viewed: 3288

Former Bulgarian FM: Let's Stop Spitting at Each Other

Solomon Passy, a former Bulgarian Foreign Minister, has called on Bulgarians to stop "spitting at each other".

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2010, Friday // 12:12 | Viewed: 2033

Bulgarians in Haiti: Shame on Bulgaria for Not Sending Relief Aid

Two Bulgarians residing in Haiti have sent an open letter to the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov asking the government to send aid to those affected by earthquake.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2010, Friday // 10:21 | Viewed: 3767

VMRO: Bulgarian Hero Memorial Restored again in Skopje

The plaque commemorating Bulgarian hero, Mara Buneva, was once again restored in Macedonia's capital Skopje Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 13, 2010, Wednesday // 16:45 | Viewed: 2312
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