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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: 3602

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: 2168

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: 2304

Georgian PM Expected to Arrive on Official Visit to Bulgaria

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is scheduled to meet his Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili, who is expected to arrive on an official visit to Bulgaria on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 7, 2015, Monday // 08:06 | Viewed: 1622

Turkey's Davutoglu to Visit Bulgaria on December 15

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is due to visit Bulgaria in mid-December to discuss border safety issues.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2015, Sunday // 10:25 | Viewed: 2756

British PM Calls for Stepping up Information Sharing in Anti-terrorism Fight

It is important to defeat Daesh where it exists – in Iraq and Syria, British Prime Minister David Cameron has said after a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 3, 2015, Thursday // 20:38 | Viewed: 2538

UK PM Cameron to Meet Bulgarian Counterpart, President in Sofia

British Prime Minister David Cameron is to meet with Bulgaria's head of government Boyko Borisov and President Rosen Plevneliev upon his arrival to the country on Thursday afternoon, the government in Sofia has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 3, 2015, Thursday // 13:07 | Viewed: 4342

David Cameron to Disciss Migration, EU Reforms with Boyko Borisov in Sofia

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is expected to discuss migration pressure at the EU’s external borders and their security with his British counterpart David Cameron in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 2, 2015, Wednesday // 18:21 | Viewed: 3380

UK PM David Cameron to Visit Bulgaria on Thursday

British Prime Minister David Cameron is due to visit Bulgaria on December 3, government sources cited by website Dnevnik.bg have said.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 1, 2015, Tuesday // 16:51 | Viewed: 5669

Bulgaria, China to Boost Cooperation in Education

Bulgaria and China have signed an educational exchange agreement to fully tap into the development potential of that specific sector of bilateral relations, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia said on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 18:19 | Viewed: 2095

PM: Bulgaria Could Play Important Role in Improving Europe-China Connectivity

At a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said that Bulgaria could have an important role in improving the connectivity between Europe and China.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 10:57 | Viewed: 2501

Bulgaria Interested in ‘Fast De-escalation’ of Russia-Turkey Tensions

Bulgaria and its allies in NATO and the EU are interested in fast de-escalation of the tensions resulting from the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish Air Force, the government in Sofia said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 20:23 | Viewed: 2367

Bulgarian Ambassador in Ankara: Worsened Russia-Turkey Ties Could Increase Refugee Wave

Bulgarian ambassador to Turkey, Nadezhda Neynski, said on Wednesday that the worsening of relations between Russia and Turkey could lead to an increase in the refugee wave.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 5893

Bulgaria 'Ready to Help France' for Quick Solution of Syria Crisis

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has made clear Bulgaria is ready to support and provide assistance to France and contribute to the end of the conflict in Syria.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 17:47 | Viewed: 2154

Russia Urges Bulgaria to Refrain from 'Ill-Grounded' Claims

Moscow is hoping that Bulgarian authorities will refrain from ill-grounded accusations against Russia, the country's Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 17:03 | Viewed: 4174

UNESCO Head Irina Bokova Gets Simon Wiesenthal Center Special Award

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova has been presented with a Special Award of Simon Wiesenthal Center, the international Jewish human rights organization, in recognition of her leadership and longstanding commitment to promoting peace and dialogue.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 19, 2015, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2280

Bulgaria Urges Extra Caution in Travel to Belgium

Bulgaria advised on Tuesday its citizens travelling to Belgium or staying there to be vigilant regarding potential terrorist attacks.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2015, Tuesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 3206

Bulgaria FM: IS Cannot Be Defeated without Ground Offensive

A ground offensive against the Islamic State (IS) group is indispensable for its destruction, Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 17, 2015, Tuesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 2950

Russia Plans to Wage Hybrid Warfare on Europe – Bulgarian President

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev warned that Russia is planning to wage a “hybrid warfare” campaign aimed at destabilising the whole of Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 16, 2015, Monday // 12:12 | Viewed: 4615

Bulgarian President to Attend Forum Marking 70th Anniversary of UNESCO

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a working visit to France on Monday for participation at the leaders' forum on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 16, 2015, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1836