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Bulgarian Journalist Busted in Belarus Finally Heading Home

Despite what was perceived as a slow reaction on behalf of the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry, poet and journalist Dimiter Kenarov, who was arrested in Belarus, is heading to his home country.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2011, Monday // 09:48 | Viewed: 1411

Wikileaks: Bulgaria Late Top Banker - Top Money Launderer

Bulgaria's late top banker Emil Kyulev, who was shot dead in 2005, has been described as top money launderer in a diplomatic cable of the US embassy in Sofia, sent on the very day of the murder.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2011, Sunday // 19:16 | Viewed: 3218

Bulgarians Protest Delayed Return of Writer Arrested in Belarus

Dozens of friends and relatives gathered Saturday in front of the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to protest what they saw as slow work on the return of Bulgarian writer Dimiter Kenarov, who has been arrested in Belarus.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2011, Saturday // 18:38 | Viewed: 1566

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry in No Hurry to Free Arrested Compatriot in Belarus

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been remarkably slow in helping Bulgarian writer Dimiter Kenarov be freed after he was arrested for lack of documents in Belarus.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2011, Saturday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2589

Bulgarian Poet, Journalist Arrested in Belarus to Be Extradited Saturday - Report

Young Bulgarian poet and travel writer Dimiter Kenarov, who has been arrested in Mazyr, Belarus on Wednesday, will be extradited after 24 hours, according to information released by his family.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2011, Friday // 16:58 | Viewed: 1571

Bulgarian Journalist, Poet Arrested in Belarus

Young Bulgarian poet and travel writer Dimiter Kenarov has been arrested in Mazyr, Belarus on Wednesday, according to information released by his family.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2011, Friday // 10:44 | Viewed: 1866

Bulgaria, Romania Restart Joint Patrols of Black Sea Resorts

Four Romanian policemen have arrived at the District Police in Bulgaria's Dobrich in order to start patrolling the northernmost part of the Bulgarian Black Sea resorts together with their local colleagues.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2011, Thursday // 15:58 | Viewed: 2379

Bulgaria Reverses Position, Recognizes Libyan Rebels with Croatia

Bulgaria and Croatia have become the 19th and 20th sovereign nations to have recognized formally the Libyan rebels' National Transitional Council in Benghazi as the legitimate representative of the Libyan nation in international affairs.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2011, Tuesday // 15:21 | Viewed: 3728

US State Dept: Bulgaria Inadequate Against Human Traffic, But Progresses

The efforts of the Bulgarian government against human trafficking are still inadequate but improving, according to the annual US State Department report on the subject.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2011, Tuesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1180

Bulgaria's Top Diplomat Heads for Capital of Libyan Rebels

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov is on a one-day visit to Benghazi, the capital of the Libyan rebels fighting against dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2011, Tuesday // 08:16 | Viewed: 1243

US Imposes Summer Work Travel Restrictions for Bulgarians over 'Crime'

New regulations have been introduced by US authorities regarding the Summer Work Travel program for foreign students.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2011, Monday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1479

Turkish President Postpones Bulgarian Visit over Parliamentary Opening

Turkey's President Abdullah Gul has postponed his visit to neighboring Bulgaria, initially scheduled for July 3 and 4, for a week later, due to the opening of his country's first new Parliamentary session.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2011, Monday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1242

Danube Countries Plan Working Together to Develop Tourism

Ministers from countries on the mid and lower Danube signed a memorandum of cooperation in the field of tourism as part of a "Danube Floating Conference" dedicated to the development of the region.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 26, 2011, Sunday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1567

China Offers Eastern Europe 5 Areas to Boost Ties, Cooperation

China has offered the region of Central and Eastern Europe a five-point proposal designed to give a boost to the bilateral cooperation and economic and people to people ties.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 26, 2011, Sunday // 06:03 | Viewed: 1859

NATO Chief Congratulates Atlantic Club of Bulgaria for Its 20th Birthday

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has congratulated the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria, a prominent NGO, for its 20th anniversary.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 24, 2011, Friday // 14:40 | Viewed: 1447

Computer Glitch Robs Number of Bulgarians of 'American Dream'

Hundreds of Bulgarians parted with their "American Dream," over a computer mistake, annulling the results of the green card lottery, the TV channel bTV informed Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 23, 2011, Thursday // 20:21 | Viewed: 2228

Bulgaria Halfway to Banning Ex Spies from Serving as Ambassadors

Bulgaria's 35 ambassadors proven to have been collaborators of the communist regime's secret service will be removed from their posts, according amendments to the Diplomatic Service Act adopted by the Parliament at first reading.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 23, 2011, Thursday // 13:30 | Viewed: 2664

Bulgaria's Diplomatic Lustration Bill to Be 'Defeated' in Constitutional Court - MP

The controversial draft amendments to the Bulgarian Diplomatic Service Act banning communist secret service collaborators from holding posts will be defeated in the Constitutional Court, a Socialist MP has threatened.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 23, 2011, Thursday // 12:12 | Viewed: 3145

Bulgarian Domestic Diplomatic Properties Agency to Sell Apartment in Sofia

The Bulgarian government has allowed state-owned company ADIS (Domestic Diplomatic Properties Agency) to auction off an apartment in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 22, 2011, Wednesday // 16:37 | Viewed: 1402

Terrorists Tried to Poison Bulgaria's Black Sea 1996

Terrorists from the former Soviet republics wanted to contaminate the Black Sea with radioactive Cesium from the Bulgarian seaside, according to Vladimir Manolov, former head of the country's National Protection Service (NSS).

Politics » Diplomacy | June 22, 2011, Wednesday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2053

Russia Condemns Bulgarian Soviet Army Monument 'Hooliganism'

Russia has stated it is enraged by the recent makeover of the Soviet Army Monument in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, in which it was painted to look like a set of US comic characters and other pop culture figures.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 22, 2011, Wednesday // 12:51 | Viewed: 2085
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