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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: 5895

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: 2155

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: 4179

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: 2281

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: 3208

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: 2952

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: 4621

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: 1839

Bulgaria Warns Its Citizens to Abstain from Travel to France

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry has advised the country’s nationals to avoid travel to France following Friday’s multiple deadly attacks in Paris that claimed the lives of at least 129 people.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 15, 2015, Sunday // 16:00 | Viewed: 2074

Bulgarian President Cancels Working Visit to France

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev cancelled his working visit to France due to the attacks, which claimed the lives of at least 128 people and left more than 180 others injured in Paris on Friday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 15:25 | Viewed: 1990

Bulgarian President Identifies Paris Attacks as Inhumane, Barbaric Acts

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev identified the series of attacks in Paris on Friday night as barbaric and inhumane acts targeting the principles and foundations of the democratic societies.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2069

Bulgarian PM Expresses Readiness to Aid France in Aftermath of Paris Attacks

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov expressed readiness to aid France in the aftermath of the series of attacks, which left at least 120 people dead and more than 200 injured in Paris on Friday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2045

Bulgarian FM Strongly Condemns Multiple Attacks in Paris

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov condemned the multiple attacks in Paris on Friday night, which claimed the lives of at least 120 people and left more than 200 others injured.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 14, 2015, Saturday // 04:31 | Viewed: 1802

Bulgaria to Focus on Media Independence, Promotion of Children’s Rights as CoE Chair  

Bulgaria will focus on media independence and protection of vulnerable groups during its six-month term as Chair of the Council of Europe, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2015, Friday // 13:03 | Viewed: 2076

Bulgarian President Embarks on Two-Day Working Visit to Germany

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a two-day working visit to Germany on Thursday and Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2015, Thursday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1801

Bulgaria Assumes Council of Europe Chairmanship from Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bulgaria assumed on Tuesday the rotating Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2263

Bulgaria to Launch E-Consular Services Abroad

Bulgaria's Ministry of Foreign Affairs is launching an online consular services system, an official has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2015, Friday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2800

Bulgaria, Portugal Presidents Call for Political Solutions to Middle East, North Africa Conflicts

The European Union should generate sustainable solutions for resolving the crises in Syria, Iraq and the entire Middle East, Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev said in Lisbon on Monday following a meeting with his Portuguese counterpart Anibal Cavaco S

Politics » Diplomacy | November 2, 2015, Monday // 20:37 | Viewed: 2424

Bulgarian President Embarks on Two-Day Official Visit to Portugal

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a two-day official visit to Portugal at the invitation of his Portuguese counterpart Anibal Cavaco Silva on Monday and Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 2, 2015, Monday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2276

Bulgarian President, PM Express Condolences to Romanian, Russian Counterparts

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevenliev and Prime Minister Boyko Borisov expressed condolences to their Romanian and Russian counterparts over the two recent tragic events, which befell the citizens of the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 31, 2015, Saturday // 15:47 | Viewed: 3571

Bulgaria to Open Abu Dhabi Embassy

Bulgaria is to have a diplomatic mission in the United Arab Emirates, and an embassy will be set up in Dubai, the government has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 30, 2015, Friday // 16:07 | Viewed: 8512