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Bulgaria Foreign Ministry: Untypical Hit for Somali Pirates

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has confirmed the news about the hijacking of the Asian Glory ship with a crew of 25 sailors, including eight Bulgarians, by Somali pirates.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 2, 2010, Saturday // 11:34 | Viewed: 2241

New Ship with Bulgarian Sailors Hijacked by Somali Pirates

One more ship manned by Bulgarian sailors has been hijacked by Somali pirates.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 2, 2010, Saturday // 10:11 | Viewed: 2397

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

Bulgarian Bokova Elected UNESCO Director-General, Slams 'Clash of Civilizations'

Politics » Diplomacy | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:58 | Viewed: 4378

Senate Confirms James Warlick as New US Ambassador to Bulgaria

James B. Warlick Jr. is the Ambassador of the United States to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 29, 2009, Tuesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 2711

Erdogan to Borisov: Radical Statements Target Turkish Minority in Bulgaria

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has expressed his concern over the increase of anti-Turkish statements in Bulgaria in his phone conversation Thursday with the Bulgarian PM Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 18, 2009, Friday // 19:11 | Viewed: 2824

Bulgaria PM Puts Turkey Counterpart at Ease over Turkish News Referendum

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has assured his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan that his cabinet was doing all it could to find the best solution for the Turkish-language news on the national TV.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 17, 2009, Thursday // 17:41 | Viewed: 2814

Turkey Worried over Bulgaria Turkish-Language News Referendum

Turkey's Foreign Ministry is following "closely and very carefully" the developments around the intended holding of a referendum in Bulgaria over the 10-minute news emissions in Turkish on the state TV.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 17, 2009, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1976

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Blessed by the Pope

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister Rumiana Jeleva paid a one-day visit to the Vatican on Wednesday, the foreign ministry announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 20:01 | Viewed: 1996

Bulgarian Diaspora Cites Outrageous Ukrainian Pressure

A group of representatives of the Bulgarian Diaspora in Ukraine has visited Sofia for meetings with Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Bozhidar Dimitrov, Minister for Bulgarians Abroad.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 19:57 | Viewed: 2306

Switzerland Takes in 1 Guantanamo Detainee

Switzerland has agreed to take in a prisoner from the Guantanamo Bay detention centre, as a gesture of support to the United States government in its efforts to close the camp.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 19:34 | Viewed: 1938

Bulgaria to Accept up to 2 Guantanamo Prisoners

Bulgaria will most probably accept one or two detainees from the US prison camp at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, responding positively to Washington request to house prisoners.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1760

Bulgaria Says Yes to Double Citizenship for Emigrants in US

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has assuaged widespread fears among emigrants in the United States, saying they will not be stripped of Bulgarian citizenship.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1909

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Jeleva Heads for the Vatican

Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister Rumiana Jeleva will pay a visit to the Vatican on Wednesday, the foreign minister announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2009, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1201

Sarkozy Aide Picked for Bulgaria Consul in New York - Report

An expert with experience in Sarkozy administration, who recently served as foreign policy councilor to the Bulgarian prime minister, has been appointed the country's consul in New York, according to reports.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2009, Tuesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 2098

No Deadline for Bulgaria Decision on Guantanamo Prisoners

The United States does not press the Bulgaria government into a quick decision on whether to host Guantanamo Bay detainees, a Bulgarian official said on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2009, Tuesday // 08:51 | Viewed: 1284

Bulgaria PM to Seek Parliament Support for Guantanamo Prisoners

Bulgaria PM Boyko Borisov has stated that the government will want a mandate from all of the Parliamentary groups to adopt any plan to accept Guantanamo Bay prisoners from the US.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 12, 2009, Saturday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1633

Bulgaria Confirms US Request to Accept Guantanamo Prisoners

Bulgaria Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, has confirmed that Bulgaria has held talks with the US regarding accepting former prisoners of "Guantanamo Bay" on its territory.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 12, 2009, Saturday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1470

USA Asks Bulgaria to Accept Guantanamo Prisoners - Report

The USA is offering Bulgaria to take in inmates from the Guantanamo Prison, and are expecting the decision of Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, on that matter.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 11, 2009, Friday // 20:29 | Viewed: 1809

Bulgaria PM Encourages Neighborly Macedonian Progress

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has denied that Bulgaria was among the countries that had blocked the fixing of a date for Macedonia to begin EU accession negotiations.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 10, 2009, Thursday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1606

Serbian Press Surfs Anti-Bulgaria Wave over Kosovo

A day after a Serbian daily slammed Bulgaria as "a backstabber", another Belgrade-based newspaper carries on the same furious line, saying Bulgarians always hit Serbians when they are at a loss which side to take.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2009, Sunday // 12:00 | Viewed: 3032

Bulgaria New Commissioner Violated EU Code of Conduct - Report

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister and new EU Commissioner-designate, Rumiana Jeleva, announced she had agreed to be nominated as Deputy Chair of the European People's Party (EPP).

Politics » Diplomacy | December 5, 2009, Saturday // 11:22 | Viewed: 1802
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