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Bulgarian FM: Bilateral Relations with Turkey Do Not Depend on Intra-Party Conflicts

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov stated on Wednesday that the bilateral relations between Bulgaria and Turkey can not depend on the political crisis within one or another Bulgarian party or the actions of Bulgarian or Turkish politicians.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 6, 2016, Wednesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 7373

Bulgaria Appoints Werner Jostmeier Honorary Consul in Germany

Bulgaria’s government has appointed Werner Jostmeier as the country’s Honorary Consul in Germany with consular district the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 30, 2015, Wednesday // 18:01 | Viewed: 3174

Turkish PM 'Asked Bulgaria's Borisov to Side with Expelled DPS Leader'

Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has asked Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov to side with Lyutvi Mestan after the latter was expelled as leader of predominantly ethnic Turk DPS party, the Bulgarian National Television has said, citing its own sou

Politics » Diplomacy | December 26, 2015, Saturday // 22:54 | Viewed: 2634

Iran Can Become Doorway for Bulgarian Goods into Other Markets - FM

Bulgaria can use Iran as a doorway into other markets to sell its goods there, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said while on a two-day visit to Tehran.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 21, 2015, Monday // 19:28 | Viewed: 1896

Bulgaria, Azerbaijan Mull Boosting Ties between Parliaments

Bulgaria and Azerbaijan have discussed options for a more intense activity of friendship groups in their respective legislatures.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 21, 2015, Monday // 19:12 | Viewed: 2606

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Discussing Gas, Transport Links with Iran’s President

Opportunities for expanding gas and transport links between Iran and Europe were high on the agenda of Sunday’s talks between Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani and Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov in Tehran on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 21, 2015, Monday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2235

Bulgaria FM on Visit to Iran Hoping to Boost Energy Cooperation

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov is in Tehran on Sunday and Monday, with options to deepen cooperation in energy and bring trade exchange to earlier levels set to top the agenda.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 20, 2015, Sunday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1985

Bulgaria Hopes for a Final Neighborhood Agreement w/ Macedonia, FM Says

Bulgarian Foreign Minister has told Macedonian Deputy PM Fatmir Besimi his country hopes to find the right formula of a neighborhood agreement with Skopje.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 17, 2015, Thursday // 20:25 | Viewed: 2152

Bulgaria Defending National Interest Despite 'Hybrid Influece' of 3rd Countries

Bulgaria proved in 2015 that it is defending its national interest in spite of "activization of terrorist activity, increased migratory pressure and hybrid influence of third countries", Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 17, 2015, Thursday // 18:53 | Viewed: 2900

Bulgaria's PM, Merkel Discuss Judicial Reform, Gas Hub

Developments relating to the judicial reform in Bulgaria and a project to build a gas hub were on the agenda of a meeting of Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 17, 2015, Thursday // 17:31 | Viewed: 1940

Bulgaria, Turkey PMs Discuss High-Speed Train Link, Gas Interconnector

Plans for a high-speed train linking Sofia and Istanbul and an interconnection for supplying gas from Azerbaijan to Bulgaria via Turkey have been on the agenda of a meeting between the heads of government of Turkey and Bulgaria in Sofia on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2015, Tuesday // 19:04 | Viewed: 1970

Turkey Wants No Tension in Relations with Russia, PM Davutoglu Says on Bulgaria Visit  

Turkey doesn’t want tensions in its relationship with Russia as they affect the neighboring regions as well as world peace, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2015, Tuesday // 16:16 | Viewed: 2076

Turkish PM Expected to Arrive on Working Visit to Bulgaria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is expected to arrive on a working visit to Bulgaria on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 15, 2015, Tuesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1617

Bulgaria, Turkey PMs to Discuss Migration Crisis in Sofia Tuesday

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will pay a working visit to Bulgaria on Tuesday, the Bulgarian government press office has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2015, Monday // 19:10 | Viewed: 1672

Bulgaria, Greece Discuss Migration Crisis, Economic Links

The migration crisis in Europe, control of the EU’s external borders and bilateral and regional economic links have been in the focus of a meeting between Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos in Sofia on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2015, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1838

Bulgaria, Greece Demand Clear EU Rules on Migration

Sofia and Athens believe EU member states should agree on clear common rules about how to handle the migrant crisis, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev said on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2015, Monday // 13:53 | Viewed: 2250

Greece President Visiting Bulgaria on Monday, Tuesday

Greek President Propkopis Pavopoulos is on a two-day visit to Bulgaria to meet state officials and businesses.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 14, 2015, Monday // 08:48 | Viewed: 1677

Bulgaria-Russia Relations Can't Be Shaken by Recent Events, Amb to Moscow Says

Close relations of friendship between Bulgaria and Russia no not depend on present-day developments after their history of 14 centuries, Sofia's Ambassador to Moscow has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 11, 2015, Friday // 22:30 | Viewed: 3612

Senate Confirms Eric Rubin as New US Ambassador to Bulgaria

The Senate confirmed on Wednesdy Eric Seth Rubin as the new US ambassador to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 10, 2015, Thursday // 10:56 | Viewed: 2184

Bulgaria Exposed to Anti-Western Propaganda - US Ambassador Nominee

Bulgaria is facing the problem of propaganda disseminated by "paid" local and media and certain groups, Eric Seth Rubin, nominated to be the next US ambassador to Bulgaria, has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 8, 2015, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 2993

Bulgaria Reaffirms Support for Georgia’s EU, NATO Membership Bids

Bulgaria reaffirmed on Monday its support for Georgia's territorial integrity and sovereignty as well as the country’s aspirations to join the EU and NATO.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 7, 2015, Monday // 20:08 | Viewed: 2306