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Bulgarian PM Pleased with US State Department Praise

Bulgaria never had a better assessment in a report of the US State Department, Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, declared Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 5, 2011, Saturday // 14:45 | Viewed: 2407

Bulgarian Plane to Transport Egyptians Stranded in Libya

A plane of the Bulgarian flag carrier "Bulgaria Air" is on standby, ready to depart on a humanitarian mission to Libya, the Foreign Ministry announces Saturday in a press release.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 5, 2011, Saturday // 13:43 | Viewed: 2016

Bulgaria Sends Plane on Humanitarian Mission to Libya

Bulgaria is sending a plane on a humanitarian mission to Libya, Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced during his official visit to Spain.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 5, 2011, Saturday // 10:24 | Viewed: 2237

Spain Supports Unconditionally Bulgaria's Schengen Entry

Spain supports Bulgaria's accession to the Schengen Agreement, Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero told his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov in Madrid.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2011, Friday // 18:32 | Viewed: 2973

Stoichkov Vows to Stay Out of Bulgarian Politics

Football legend Hristo Stoichkov, who will be Bulgaria's new consul in Barcelona, has refuted reports in the Bulgarian press he will run for president.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2011, Friday // 17:41 | Viewed: 2856

UN Head Ban Ki-moon to Visit Sofia in May

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will visit Bulgaria in early May for a "big international forum", Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov announced in Madrid.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2011, Friday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2334

US Praise Bulgaria's Efforts to Combat Drug Trafficking

The US Department of State has praised the efforts of the Bulgarian government, and specifically the Interior Ministry, to combat the international drug trafficking.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2011, Friday // 12:07 | Viewed: 2498

Finance Minister Promises Web Portal for Bulgarian Expats

Bulgaria's Finance Minister Simeon Djankov has announced that the government has an idea for creating a web portal for expats.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 4, 2011, Friday // 10:19 | Viewed: 2495

Bulgaria May Send Humanitarian Squads to Libya

Bulgaria's government is planning to provide humanitarian aid to the people of Libya, but rules out military intervention, the foreign minister said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 3, 2011, Thursday // 14:32 | Viewed: 1785

Bulgaria Appoints 'God-Like' Stoichkov Consul in Barcelona

The legendary Hristo Stoichkov, who played in the best Bulgarian team ever, reaching the semi-finals of the 1994 World Cup, will be the country's next consul in Barcelona.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 3, 2011, Thursday // 12:30 | Viewed: 2420

Foreign Minister: 130 Bulgarians Want to Stay in Libya

About 130 Bulgarian citizens do not want to be evacuated from Libya, according to the Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2011, Wednesday // 16:16 | Viewed: 1747

Economy Minister: Bulgaria Never Sold Weapons to Libya

Bulgaria never sold weapons to Libya, despite having obtained a permit for it, the Minister of Economy and Energy, Traicho Traikov, declared Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2011, Wednesday // 13:09 | Viewed: 2227

Bulgaria's Top Diplomat: GERB Did Not Sell Weapons to Libya

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikolay Mladenov, says he never obtained information the cabinet of his ruling, center-right GERB party had sold ammunitions to Libya in 2009.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2011, Wednesday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2180

Guardian: In 2009 Bulgaria Sold Weapons to Libya for EUR M

Bulgaria has sold in 2009 ammunitions and detonators to the Muammar Gaddafi's regime in the amount close to EUR 4 M.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 2, 2011, Wednesday // 08:10 | Viewed: 2280

US Assistant State Secretary: Bulgaria Strong Ally

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov received Tuesday in Sofia US Assistant Secretary of State Philip Gordon.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 1, 2011, Tuesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 2065

Bulgaria Once Again Asks Obama to Visit

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has renewed his invitation to US President Barack Obama for a visit in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 1, 2011, Tuesday // 19:29 | Viewed: 2193

EU to Wrap Up Evacuation from Libya Within Days

Only 500 EU citizens willing to flee Libya amid the ongoing unrest are still in the country and they will be evacuated within days, a EU official has revealed.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 1, 2011, Tuesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1181

Govt Plane Evacuates 41 Bulgarians from Libya

Bulgaria's government Airbus 310 evacuated 41 more Bulgarian citizens from Libya on Monday, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2011, Monday // 18:31 | Viewed: 2020

Ex Bulgarian Top Cop Launches Attack on US Ambassador

Bulgaria's former Interior Minister and current Member of the Parliament from the opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), Rumen Petkov, has written an open letter to the American Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2011, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1881

Bulgarians Fleeing Libya Reported Safe in Tunisia

Three Bulgarian women were successful in their attempt to escape the turmoil in Libya and are reported safe in the Bulgarian Embassy in Tunisia.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2011, Monday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1846

Bulgarian Minority in Serbia Desperate, Shocked by Serbian PM's 'Arrogance'

The Bulgarian minority in Serbia has finally been driven to desperation as Bulgaria does not wish to defend its rights at all, according to its representatives.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 28, 2011, Monday // 14:38 | Viewed: 4286
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