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Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev: Bulgaria is Feeling Threatened

Bulgaria is feeling threatened by the tensions in Ukraine, said Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev in an interview for the French daily L'Express.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 2295

Blacklisted Russian Parliament Speaker Will Not Visit Bulgaria

The visit of Sergei Narishkin, Speaker of Russia's Parliament, to Bulgaria has been cancelled, Bulgarian authorities confirmed on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1105

Boyko Borisov Vows Direct Flight Sofia-United Arab Emirates in 2015

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has vowed a direct flight connecting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Sofia in 2015.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2014, Thursday // 17:55 | Viewed: 3802

Hamas, Fatah 'to Form Unity Government'

Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah have reached a reconciliation deal, after claiming to represent Palestine as rivals since 2007.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2014, Wednesday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1294

Atanas Paparizov Elected Head of Bulgaria's Permanent Mission to WTO

The government has elected Atanas Paparizov head of Bulgaria's Permanent Mission to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2014, Wednesday // 14:32 | Viewed: 1400

Bulgaria's President to Attend Double Canonization at the Vatican

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will attend the canonization ceremony of blessed John XXIII and John Paul II in Vatican City on April 27.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1411

President Plevneliev, Vice-President Biden Discuss Ukraine

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev discussed the Ukraine crisis with US Vice-President Joe Biden over a phone conversation on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2014, Friday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1681

Ukraine, EU, Russia, US Strike Deal in Geneva

Participants in Geneva's four-way meeting have agreed on measures to wind down tensions in the east and south of Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2014, Friday // 01:39 | Viewed: 2036

Ukraine, EU, Russia, US to Meet in Geneva

Representatives of Ukraine, the EU, Russia and the US are to discuss the situation in Eastern and Southern Ukraine in Thursday's meeting in Geneva, Switzerland.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 17, 2014, Thursday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1285

Bulgaria's President Accuses Russia of Destabilizing Ukraine

Bulgaria's Presient Rosen Plevneliev accused Russia of undermining the international law and destabilizing Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 17:43 | Viewed: 2431

EU Approves EUR 1 B Aid Package to Ukraine

The EU has officially approved an aid package of EUR 1 B for Ukraine in a bid to help the interim government deal with the deep financial problems of the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2014, Monday // 16:27 | Viewed: 1611

Ex-FM Solomon Passy: Bulgaria Is Only a Trojan Pawn of Russia

In the EU there are Trojan queens and Trojan rooks of Russia, but Bulgaria is at most a Trojan pawn, said former Bulgarian foreign minister Solomon Passy.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2014, Monday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1877

UNSC Fails to Agree on Ukraine amid Renewed Clashes

UN Security Council failed to decide on action regarding the unrest in Eastern Ukraine, at an emergency meeting on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2014, Monday // 10:28 | Viewed: 794

Russia's Ambassador to Bulgaria: We Will Respond to EU Sanctions

Russia will respond to EU sanctions, Russia's Ambassador to Bulgaria Yuriy Isakov stressed, Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 12, 2014, Saturday // 16:38 | Viewed: 1821

Anders Fogh Rasmussen: NATO-Bulgaria Relations Mutually Beneficial

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has assured that Bulgaria's partnership with the Alliance is mutually beneficial.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 11, 2014, Friday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1724

Russia Warns Its Citizens to Avoid Foreign Travel

Russian foreign ministry recommended to its citizens to avoid travelling to countries who have agreements with USA for apprehension and extradition of citizens of third countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 11, 2014, Friday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1320

US Will Back Any Freely Elected Ukrainian President, Says Ambassador

The United States will support any freely elected candidate following Ukraine's Presidential Elections on May 25.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:29 | Viewed: 964

Bulgaria PM Vows Intensification of Economic Ties with Uzbekistan

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has vowed to intensify bilateral economic ties with Uzbekistan.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 1197

Anders Fogh Rasmussen Arrives in Sofia

NATO secretary-general Anders Fogh Rasmussen arrives on a two-day visit in Sofia on Thursday afternoon.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 09:34 | Viewed: 5270

Bulgaria to Host Expert Meetings within BSEC Presidency

Bulgaria will host a number of meetings during April within the framework of its rotational presidency of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization (BSEC).

Politics » Diplomacy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1060

Bulgaria Canceled Energy Meeting With Russia Due to Sanctions

Bulgaria canceled a meeting of a bilateral committee with Russia, which was supposed to take place on Sunday and Monday, reports Capital Daily.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 14:19 | Viewed: 1244