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President Rosen Plevneliev Begins 2-Day Visit to Switzerland

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev is on an official visit to Switzerland on October 13-14, the press center of the President’s Office announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2014, Monday // 08:22 | Viewed: 989

President Plevneliev Rejects Accusations of Straining Bulgaria-Russia Relations

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has insisted that his interview for German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeiting contributes to the good relations between the peoples of Bulgaria and Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 10, 2014, Friday // 13:28 | Viewed: 1810

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry Dismisses Permanent Secretary

Interim Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has dismissed his institution's Permanent Secretary, Georgi Dimitrov, the ministry's press office says.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 10, 2014, Friday // 09:56 | Viewed: 951

Russia Condemns 'Inadmissible Rhetoric' of Bulgarian President

Russia’s Foreign Ministry has expressed serious concern about claims of Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev that Russia is an aggressive and nationalist country.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 9, 2014, Thursday // 18:59 | Viewed: 2429

Bulgaria Rejects Russian Offical’s Comment on Air Force Revamp Plans

A comment by Russia’s deputy premier Dmitry Rogozin relating to Bulgaria’s plans to replace its outdated Russian-made combat aircraft is totally unacceptable, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 8, 2014, Wednesday // 16:59 | Viewed: 2244

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova to Be Awarded German Order of Merit

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova will be awarded an Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany by German ambassador to Bulgaria Detlef Lingemann.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 22, 2014, Monday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1083

Turkey's Chief Prosecutor Meets Bulgarian Justice Minister

Turkish Chief Prosecutor Hasan Erbil met his Bulgarian counterpart Sotir Tsatsarov on Thursday, officials say.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 18, 2014, Thursday // 18:53 | Viewed: 5920

Bulgaria Calls on Russia to Free Estonian Official

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said he is seriously concerned with the abduction of Estonian police official Eston Kohver on September 5, 2014.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 18, 2014, Thursday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1430

World Bank Introduces New Country Manager For Bulgaria

The World Bank appoints Antony Thomspon as new country manager for Bulgaria, said the bank in a statement.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 11, 2014, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1258

Ukraine, Donbass Rebels Agree Ceasefire

The Contact Group seeking a truce in eastern Ukraine's Donbass region is holding a new session in Belarusian capital Minsk.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 5, 2014, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 2546

Rosen Plevneliev to Attend NATO Summit in Wales

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will attend the NATO summit, which will take place in Wales, September 4-5, said the President's press office.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 3, 2014, Wednesday // 18:52 | Viewed: 892

Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Calls for Greater Consolidation, Consistency in Western Sanctions against Russia

Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhy has said that his country expects maximum support from NATO.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 31, 2014, Sunday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1371

Bulgaria's President Plevneliev: Turkey Is Very Important To Us

“Turkey is very important to us, because we have the strategic goal to diversify our energy supplies,” Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev told the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 21:07 | Viewed: 1375

Bulgaria's President to Attend Erdogan's Inauguration in Ankara

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to attend Turkish President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan's inauguration ceremony.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 08:35 | Viewed: 1131

Bulgaria, US Hope for Positive Results from Four-Way Ukraine Talks

Bulgaria and the US hope the four-way talks on resolving the Ukraine crisis will generate positive results, it was announced on Thurday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1482

Russia Sends Protest Note to Bulgaria Over Soviet Monument Desecration

Russia has sent a note of protest to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry demanding to bring to justice those guilty of desecration of a monument to Soviet warriors.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2437

Bulgaria Tightens Control over Honorary Consuls

Honorary consuls of Bulgaria will be obliged to present reports on their activity to the Foreign Minister every four years.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 6740

Bulgaria's PM Appoints Two Diplomats as Deputy Foreign Ministers

Valentin Poryazov and Rumen Aleksandrov are to be deputies to interim Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov, the Bulgarian government's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 11:51 | Viewed: 987

Bulgaria's FM Calls on Ukraine to Avoid Sudden Moves against Russia

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has discussed with Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhy the set of sanctions Ukraine intends to impose on Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 13, 2014, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1530

Caretaker Foreign Minister Meets New German Ambassador to Bulgaria

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has described Germany as an important economic and strategic partner at a meeting with the new German Ambassador to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 12, 2014, Tuesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 2661

Kristalina Georgieva 'Should Comment on EU Foreign Affairs' - FM

Bulgaria's nominee to become the EU's High Representative should be more vocal on foreign issues of the bloc, outgoing Bulgarian top diplomat Kristian Vigenin said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1322