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Bulgarian FM Advises Citizens Travelling to Turkey to Register Beforehand

Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov advised Bulgarian citizens traveling to Turkey to register beforehand at the website of the foreign ministry.

World » Southeast Europe | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1716

Turkey to Open New Chapter in EU Talks

The European Union and Turkey are expected to open a new chapter in accession talks of Ankara on Thursday.

World » EU | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 10:35 | Viewed: 3096

Sofia-Istanbul Flights Restored after Airport Terror Attack

Flights between Sofia and Istanbul have been restored, the airport in Sofia has announced, less than 24 hours after a deadly attack in Istanbul.

World » Southeast Europe | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 21:14 | Viewed: 1843

Russia Extends Food Imports Embargo to End-2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree extending the ban on food imports from EU member states and other western countries by 18 months.

World » Russia | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 20:26 | Viewed: 2913

Tusk Rules Out Single Market 'à la carte' for UK

EU leaders agree that Britain cannot have access to the common market after leaving the union unless it accepts the principle of free movement, EU Council President Donal Tusk has announced.

World » EU | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 16:48 | Viewed: 1764

Putin, Erdogan Agree to Work Towards Normalisation of Relations

In a telephone conversation held on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Erdogan agreed to work towards the normalisation of bilateral relations.

World | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1965

One Ukrainian, One Iranian Reported as Victims of Istanbul Airport Terror Attack

An Iranian and a Ukrainian are among victims of the terror attack at istanbul’s Ataturk international airport, the AP reported on Wednesday, citing Turkish officials.

World | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1303

Sofia Airport Heightens Security Measures After Ataturk Airport Attack

The security measures at Sofia airport have been heightened in view of the terrorist attack which targeted Ataturk airport in Istanbul late on Tuesday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 2094

Putin to Call Erdogan over Phone Wednesday

The presidents of Russia and Turkey will hold on Wednesday their first conversation since Turkish Air Force shot down a Russian warplane near the border with Syria in November 2015.

World » Russia | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2791

Britain Will Have to Raise Taxes, Cut Spending after Vote to Leave EU

Britain would have to cut spending and increase taxes to deal with the economic consequences of the voters' decision to leave the European Union, according to the country’s Finance Minister George Osborne.

World » EU | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 22:27 | Viewed: 1500

Russia Confirms Readiness to Build South Stream in Case of Guaranteed EU Demand for Gas

Russia is ready to build the South Stream gas pipeline if the EU provides guarantees about demand, the country's Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

World » Russia | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 22:02 | Viewed: 2868

Migrant Arrivals by Sea in Europe Top 222,000 in 2016 - IOM

The estimated number of migrants and refugees who have entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 26 June has reached 222,291, according to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).

World » EU | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 18:39 | Viewed: 2005

Russia Ready to Supply Additional Gas to Europe across Black Sea, Energy Minister Says

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said that Russia is ready to ensure additional gas supplies to southeastern Europe, including in case of consumers' interest in the stalled Turkish Stream gas pipeline project.

World » Russia | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1723

EU Parliament Calls on UK Begin Withdrawal

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution urging Britain to "immediately" triggering Article 50 notifying of its intention to leave the European Union.

World » EU | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1806

Juncker Urges UK to Clarify Position on Brexit

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the UK should make its position on Brexit clear as soon as possible.

World » EU | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1828

Deputy PM: Bulgaria Is Increasingly Becoming Final Destination for Asylum Seekers

Bulgaria is increasingly becoming a final destination for migrants seeking asylum.

World » Southeast Europe | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1902

Brexit to Dominate Agenda of EU Summit, Parliament Plenary Session

The heads of state or government of the EU member states are to convene at a meeting of the European Council in Brussels on Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss the outcome of last week's referendum on the UK's membership to the EU in which 51.

World » EU | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 08:03 | Viewed: 1724

Erdogan Sends Putin Apology over Downed Plane

The Kremlin has received a letter of apology from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the downing of the Russian Su-24 fighter bomber last year, Russian head of state Vladimir Putin's spokesman has said.

World | June 27, 2016, Monday // 16:48 | Viewed: 2624

Turkey, Israel to Renew Diplomatic Ties

Relations between Turkey and Israel, severed following an incident with a Turkish flotilla bound for Palestine, will be restored, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım and Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu have confirmed.

World | June 27, 2016, Monday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1265

Brexit: EU Referendum Petition Hits 3 M Signatures

A petition calling for a second EU referendum in the UK has gathered over 3 million signatures.

World » EU | June 26, 2016, Sunday // 12:54 | Viewed: 2109

Soros Warns of 'Irreversible' EU Disintegration after Brexit

Billionaire investor George Soros argued the UK's vote to leave the European Union would make the "disintegration of the EU practically irreversible.

World » EU | June 26, 2016, Sunday // 11:29 | Viewed: 1886