Al Jazeera English aired earlier in December, as part of its Al Jazeera World series, a documentary about the ethnic Turk minority in Bulgaria – one suggesting ethnic Turks are systematically subjected to oppressive treatment and deprived of their rights
Former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov warned against the dangers of justifying an intra-party conflict with geopolitics.
The developments at Bulgaria's predominantly ethnic Turk DPS party will result in the foundation of an Islamist party for the first time in Bulgarian history, a historian has warned.
Was Leader Change at Bulgaria's DPS Party Result of Russia-Turkey Tension?Bulgarian journalists hoping for a rest around Christmas were disappointed after a “breaking” event shook the political landscape, even if the quake is only on the surface.
Itamar Rabinovich, a former Israeli Ambassador to the United States (1993-1996), spoke with Novinite last week, while he was in Bulgaria to attend a conference on education and culture and their role in combating extremism.
im pleased to see an increased pressure for reform in the judiciary itShe said it's very important for the way the judiciary is functioningasked if the elite posed an obstacle for an ousider this is an internal political matter, she said.
With the Schengen borderless area going through "a challenge", it is not the right moment for Bulgaria to insist on joining, Austria's Ambassador to the country, Roland Hauser, has said.
Novinite has interviewed Aleksander Kwasniewski, who served as President of Poland between 1995 and 2005. Kwasniewski was in Bulgaria for a conference titled "Countering Violent Extremism: New Security Agenda for Education and Culture”.
Assumptions that the judicial reform has largely failed in Bulgaria are yet to stand or fail the test of time. The following overview of last week’s developments, one that requires some patience, is an attempt to explain why.
A pollster head has suggested Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev is hoping for the replacement of UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova with EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva as a contender to take over the UN's top job next year.
Novinite is publishing the second of three articles about Morocco, where a group of journalists was invited to spend more than a week in November.
According to Turkish ambassador to Bulgaria His Excellency Suleyman Gokce, the sanctions imposed by Moscow in response to the downing of the Russian Su-24 bomber by two Turkish F-16 fighter jets on the Turkish-Syrian border on November 24, will not bring
Novinite is publishing the first of three articles about Morocco, where a group of journalists was invited to spend more than a week in November.
"For too long Bulgaria and other countries of the region have been concentrating on large scale pipeline projects such as South Stream and have left behind the development of important regional infrastructure," a EU Commission official has told Novinite.
UK Ambassador to Bulgaria Emma Hopkins said on Tuesday the EU needs to jointly manage common borders and apply stricter control as part of a "new Schengen stage".
Sofia will abide by its commitments to relocate migrants from the Middle East, but in light of recent developments the quota plan looks ludicrous at the moment, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said.
Cultural diversity is one of the distinguishing features of the American English Academy (AEA) in Sofia.
As we noted a week before the local elections held in Bulgaria on October 25 and November 1, Novinite wasn't really committed to in-depth coverage of the campaign and that was done on purpose. No substantial debate, no real battles of either personalities
Novinite is publishing a farewell message submitted by Roderick W Moore, US Embassy in Sofia's Chargé d'Affaires By Roderick Moore, Charge d’Affaires of the U.
Go to any local pub or café in Sofia, pick a table, open a book and pretend to read while easvesdropping on tables next to you.
Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev's Foreign Policy Secretary, Tihomir Stoychev, will be next Bulgarian envoy to the United States, 24 Chasa ("24 Hours") daily reports.
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