Bulgaria has fulfilled all requirements for joining the Schengen area and Ireland is ready to support its membership bid.
The statement was made Tuesday by His Excellency John Rowan, Ambassador of Ireland in Bulgaria.
At a public discussion in Sofia on the Irish Presidency of the European Union and Bulgaria, the diplomat called on Bulgarian authorities to stay the course of reforms in the judicial system and the fight against corruption in order to gain the trust of those Member States that still oppose the country's Schengen membership....
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