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European Commission President Also Calls For Sanctions Against Ukraine

The European Union is expected to urgently agree sanctions against those responsible for the violence in Ukraine, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso confirmed.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1095

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Calls for Political Dialogue in Ukraine

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs Kristian Vigenin issued an official declaration on the latest escalation of violence in Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 12:39 | Viewed: 954

Turkish Ambassador: Mosque Attack in Bulgaria Won't Harm Relations

Bilateral relations between Bulgaria and Turkey are not imperiled by the recent attack on the mosque in Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, said Turkish ambassador to Sofia Suleyman Gokce.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 15, 2014, Saturday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1259

Nothing Wrong in Cooperation with North Korea, Bulgarian FM

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin believes there is nothing wrong in signing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with North Korea.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1055

Bulgaria President Meets with PACE Monitoring Committee Rapporteur

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev met Wednesday with Frano Matušić, Rapporteur of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 17:50 | Viewed: 700

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry Selling Property in Leipzig, Cairo

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has put up for sale a building in Leipzig and three apartments in Cairo.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 731

Bulgaria, North Korea to Boost Research, Culture Cooperation

Bulgaria's cabinet has formally approved a draft intergovernmental program for cooperation with North Korea in the areas of research, education and culture.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 1833

Mongolia to Open Honorary Consulate in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's government has officially given its agreement to Mongolia's request to open a honorary consular position in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 773

EC Halts Electricity Talks with Switzerland Following Referendum

The European Commission terminated the talks on cross-border electricity trade with Switzerland, following the country's referendum on limiting immigration.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 670

EU to Negotiate Cooperation Agreement with Cuba

The European Union says it will seek closer ties with Cuba, through launching negotiations aimed at boosting trade and investment.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 11, 2014, Tuesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 595

German Ambassador to Make Donations for Harmanli Refugee Camp

The German Ambassador to Bulgaria Matthias Hoepfner will visit on Thursday the refugee camp in Harmanli.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 12:51 | Viewed: 900

Turkish FM Postponed Bulgaria Visit Due to Sochi Ceremony

Turkey's Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu cancelled his visit to Bulgaria because he will be attending the Winter Olympic Games opening ceremony on Friday in Sochi.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 11:16 | Viewed: 701

Iran Interested in Restarting Bulgarian Oil Refinery Plama -Ambassador

Iranian Ambassador to Bulgaria Abdullah Norouzi has said that Teheran and Sofia may boost bilateral economic relations in the spheres of oil and gas supplies and aviation.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 971

Bulgarian President: 'Technically Impossible' to Meet Davutoglu

Disparate schedules have made it impossible for Bulgarian President Rosen Plevnelievi to meet Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, announced Plevneliev's office.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 719

Turkish Top Diplomat Cancels Visit to Bulgaria

Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ahmet Davutoglu, has canceled his official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 1037

Ex-Bulgarian Interior Minister Attends Obama Prayer Breakfast

Former Bulgarian Interior Minister and Member of the Parliament from the opposition GERB party, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, is in the US for the Prayer Breakfast of President, Barack Obama.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 3, 2014, Monday // 10:47 | Viewed: 672

Protests Lost Steam over Lack of Concrete Demands – Dutch Ambassador

The civic protests in Bulgaria lost steam because they did not voice concrete demands, according to Dutch Ambassador Tom van Oorschot.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2014, Saturday // 18:27 | Viewed: 1524

Bulgaria to Appoint New Ambassador to Montenegro

Bulgarian Socialist Party lawmaker Mladen Chervenyakov was released from his duties as MP on Friday, as he is about to assume the post as Ambassador to Montenegro.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 31, 2014, Friday // 09:52 | Viewed: 656

Bulgarian Top Diplomat Cancels Trip to Romania over Inclement Weather

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kristian Vigenin, has cancelled his trip to Bucharest over the complicated winter weather situation.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 30, 2014, Thursday // 13:32 | Viewed: 798

Bulgaria to Open Consulate in Erbil, Iraq

Bulgaria's government has decided to open a consulate in the city of Erbil in northeastern Iraq.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2014, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 907

Bulgaria Offers Serbia Expert Assistance in EU-Integration

Bulgaria is ready to offer technical and expert assistance to Serbia in its path towards EU integration, revealed the Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2014, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 1006
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