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Bulgarian FM Condemns Kenya University Terrorist Attack

Bulgaria condemned the terrorist attack on Garissa University College in Kenya carried out by the Somali terrorist organisation Al-Shabaab on Thursday, which left 147 civilians dead and 79 injured.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2015, Friday // 13:32 | Viewed: 1104

Bulgaria FM: Russia Still Important to SE Europe Despite Ukraine Crisis

Russia has an important role in Eastern Europe and the Black Sea region despite its "controversies" with the EU over Ukraine, Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 17:12 | Viewed: 2133

Speaker of Croatian Parliament Arrives in Bulgaria on 1-Day Visit

The Speaker of the Croatian Parliament Josip Leko arrives in Bulgaria Monday on a 1-day visit at the invitation of Bulgarian counterpart Tsetska Tsacheva.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2015, Monday // 09:38 | Viewed: 851

Plevneliev, Djukanovic Discuss Projects to Increase Energy, Transport Connections

President Rosen Plevneliev told Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic that the Euro-Atlantic integration of the Western Balkans was a foreign policy priority issue for Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 20:35 | Viewed: 1168

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister: Montenegro Is Ready to Join NATO

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has urged all Balkan countries to join NATO and the EU, adding that this is the only move that would bring the much-needed security in the region.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1518

Montenegro Is Ready to Join NATO, Bulgarian PM Says

The statement was made by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov following talks with his counterpart Milo Dukanovic Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 12:37 | Viewed: 2172

Bulgaria, Montenegro to Boost Cooperation in Culture

Bulgaria and Montenegro will boost cooperation in the field of culture by signing an intergovernmental agreement during the forthcoming meeting of delegations from the two states.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 18:46 | Viewed: 1087

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister, Turkey’s President to Arrange Meeting to Discuss Energy Projects

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have discussed energy security and the future of energy projects in the region in a phone conversation.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1112

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova Holds Meeting with Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo

Sofia and Paris Mayors discussed EU investment projects and bilateral cooperation.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 889

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Meets with Senior US Law Enforcement Officials in Washington

On the first day of the visit to the US, Rumyana Bachvarova, Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, and senior representatives of US law enforcement authorities signed an agreement in the sphere of border security.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1192

Bulgaria President Also to Boycott Victory Day Celebrations in Moscow

President Rosen Plevneliev will not attend the May 9 celebrations in Moscow marking the allies' victory over Nazi Germany during World War Two.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2015, Sunday // 17:06 | Viewed: 8398

Bulgaria Interior Minister Meeting with Top US, Canada Officials

Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova is currently in the US to hold talks with heads if domestic security agencies.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2015, Sunday // 10:27 | Viewed: 6842

Bulgarian PM Borisov Calls Statements in Greek Media Propaganda

Prime Minister Boiko Borisov stated Friday that the statements circulated across Greek media that a tax will be imposed to Bulgarians visiting Greece for tourism are completely false.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 20, 2015, Friday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1686

Bulgaria Condemns Tunisia Terror Attack

Bulgaria has strongly condemned Wednesday’s terror attack in Tunisia’s capital that has claimed the lives of innocent people, including foreign tourists.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 20:20 | Viewed: 899

Bulgarian Appointed as Head of UN Centre for Central Asia

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed on Tuesday the Bulgarian Petko Draganov as his Special Representative and Head of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 11:43 | Viewed: 872

President Plevneliev Expects More Austrian Investments to Bulgaria

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev said that he expects more Austrian investments to the country after a meeting with his Austrian counterpart Heinz Fischer in Vienna on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 21:27 | Viewed: 1262

Sofia-Moscow Relations 'Not Good', Russia Tells Bulgarian Opposition

Instructions from Brussels and Washington are the reason why the Russian Federation's relations with Bulgaria are not going through the best of times, Russian State Duma Chair Sergey Narishkin has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1654

Bulgaria’s President Arrives in Austria on 2-Day Working Visit

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev arrives in Austria Tuesday on a two-day working visit.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 1040

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister, Serbian Counterpart Discuss Joint Projects

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and his Serbian counterpart Ivica Dacic discussed Friday in Belgrade issues of mutual interest related to the implementation of joint energy and transport projects and opportunities for expanding economic cooperatio

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2015, Friday // 16:48 | Viewed: 1181

Bulgaria’s President Urges Integration among Businesses in Balkan Countries

Speaking during an official visit to Serbia, Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev stated that regional neighborhood was the most precious value in the Balkan countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2015, Friday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2987

US Ambassador to Bulgaria Marcie Ries Comments on the Country's Media Freedom

If the readers or viewers receive only one point of view from media, they are misinformed, stated US Ambassador to Bulgaria, Marcie Ries.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2015, Thursday // 18:31 | Viewed: 10333