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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: 1100

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: 1187

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: 1513

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: 1877

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: 3249

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: 1640

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: 1750

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: 1747

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: 2075

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: 2662

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: 1030

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: 2017

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: 1727

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: 1525

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: 1123

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: 1806

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: 1710

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: 1950

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: 1726

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: 1407

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: 1970