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Politico.eu: Many Wonder if Bulgaria’s Georgieva Might Seek to Become Next UN Chief

Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva “has many wondering whether she might seek” to become United Nations Secretary General when Ban Ki-moon leaves office at the end of next year, politico.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 13, 2015, Wednesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 1360

President Rouhani Points to Bulgaria as Possible Bridge between Iran, Europe

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pointed to Bulgaria's strategic geographical location in Southeastern Europe and the possibility for the country to act as a bridge between Iran and Europe in all areas, including the transfer of energy.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 20:59 | Viewed: 2225

Bulgaria FM Concerned over 'Lack of Reform' in Macedonia

Lack of reform and political instability in Macedonia create a vacuum to the benefit of radical movements, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1629

Spain’s Foreign Minister Arrives in Sofia for Official Visit

Spain’s Foreign Minister José García-Margallo y Marfil arrives Tuesday in Sofia on an official visit at the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart Daniel Mitov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 08:17 | Viewed: 1060

PM Borisov Praises Ethnic Tolerance in Bulgaria   

Bulgaria can serve as an example of ethnic tolerance, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Monday in comments on last week’s clashes in neighbouring Macedonia that left at least 22 people dead.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1388

Ulaanbaatar Mayor To Study Bulgaria’s Experience in Building Sofia Subway Network

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has boasted that the Mayor of Ulaanbaatar plans to pay a visit to Sofia to examine the construction of the Sofia subway.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1462

Macedonia Deputy PM Cancels Bulgaria Visit over Kumanovo Attack

Macedonian Deputy PM on European Affairs Fatmir Besimi has canceled his May 11 visit to Bulgaria, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1588

Bulgaria’s President, Defense Minister to Visit Mongolia, Republic of Korea

Bulgaria and the Republic of Korea will sign a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of defense during a visit of Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev and President Rosen Plevneliev to the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1679

Bulgarian PM, President Congratulate David Cameron on His Reelection

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and President Rosen Plevneliev congratulated on Friday David Cameron on his reelection in the UK general elections, which were held on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 8, 2015, Friday // 20:45 | Viewed: 1320

Bulgaria’s PM Meets with Members of US House of Representatives

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov met Friday with Joe Wilson, Reid Ribble and Madeleine Bordallo, members of the United States House of Representatives who are on a visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 8, 2015, Friday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgaria President to Attend WWII Conference in Poland

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to take part in an international conference held in Gdansk, Poland to mark 70 years since the end of World War Two.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 7, 2015, Thursday // 08:40 | Viewed: 1331

US in Talks with Marshall Islands Officials over Cargo Ship Seized by Iran

The US is in communications with officials from the Marshall Islands to determine the best peaceful solution to the problem with the container ship Maersk Tigris detained by Iran at the Strait of Hormuz.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 30, 2015, Thursday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1425

Bulgaria's Bokova 'Frontrunner' to Be Next UN Chief

UNESCO head Irina Bokova is "often considered to be the frontrunner" to become the next UN Secretary General, a piece on FT's website reads.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 16:03 | Viewed: 4949

Rosen Plevneliev Holds Speech at Third Global Forum, Urges for Peaceful Conflict Resolution

It is not a sustainable political decision for us to be closing our eyes for the conflicts that have arisen due to the interests of the great powers, the spheres of influence and their peripheries.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1138

Bulgarian President Receives Nizami Ganjavi Award in Azerbaijan

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev visited Azerbaijan's capital Baku Tuesday, where he received the Nizami Ganjavi Award.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 11:45 | Viewed: 1280

Bulgaria's President to Visit Azerbaijan Monday, Tuesday

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to be in Azerbaijan on Monday afternoon and on Tuesday, his press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 27, 2015, Monday // 08:44 | Viewed: 1278

Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia Establish Craiova Group for Cooperation

The respective Prime Ministers of Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia, Boyko Borisov, Victor Ponta and Aleksandar Vucic, established on Friday a Craiova Group for cooperation.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2015, Friday // 16:16 | Viewed: 6134

Bulgarian President Calls on Balkans to Guarantee Stability of Investors

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev called on the countries from Southeastern Europe to guarantee the stability of investors in the region.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 18:23 | Viewed: 1202

President Plevneliev Vows Bulgaria Will Assist BiH on Road to EU

Bulgaria will stand up for the EU retaining its full volume of aid for Bosnia-Herzegovina, President Rosen Plevneliev told his Bosnian rotational counterpart in Sarajevo.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 21:18 | Viewed: 1234

President: Bulgaria's KFOR Troops 'Making History' in Kosovo

Bulgarian soldiers are among the best-reputed troops serving in the KFOR forces in Kosovo, the country's President Rosen Plevenliev said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 20:42 | Viewed: 1437

US Expresses Support for Bulgarian Constitution Amendments

The US will be standing next to Bulgaria in tough times.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 21, 2015, Tuesday // 19:30 | Viewed: 1435