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Moldpres: These are the new Moldova Ambassadors to France and the USA

On June 23rd, the Government of Moldova appointed two new Ambassadors to the French Republic and the United States of America.

Business | June 25, 2017, Sunday // 10:42

F-16 Thunderbird plane crashes at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base ahead of air show

A fighter jet with the Air Force Thunderbirds was involved in a crash Friday at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, officials confirmed, cited by USA Today.

Business | June 25, 2017, Sunday // 10:38

Majority of Scots want second EU referendum

 A new poll has revealed that 61 per cent of voters want a second referendum on Brexit once the terms of a deal with the remaining EU countries have been agreed.

Politics | June 25, 2017, Sunday // 10:37

Albania to hold parliamentary elections Sunday

 Albania is observing an election silence Saturday as a result of the end of campaigns required one day ahead of parliamentary elections, Xinhua Reported.

Politics | June 25, 2017, Sunday // 10:33

Professor Plame Pavlov, historian: Macedonia can’t exist without Bulgaria, and Bulgaria can’t exist without Macedonia – they are two part of one whole.

Macedonia can’t exist without Bulgaria, and Bulgaria can’t exist without Macedonia – they are two parts of one whole’’, said the historian prof.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 21:03

General Kircho Kirov: The condition of the Bulgarian Special forces and Army is very disturbing

The condition and most importantly the lack of enough servicemen in the Special Forces and the Army, is very disturbing, said in an interview for Radio Focus general Kircho Kirov, who was chief of the National intelligence agency between 2003 and 2012.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 21:00

Shells from Syria fall in Golan Heights

Several mortar shells exploded in an open area in the Golan Heights near the border with Syria Saturday afternoon, the army said, quoted by The Times of Israel.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 17:56

Dozens of families in Camden tower blocks refuse to leave

Authorities in Camden were working to convince dozens of families to leave their homes on Saturday after they refused to evacuate, despite concerns the tower blocks they are living in were at risk of a Grenfell-type blaze, writes The Guardian.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 17:52

Arab states issue ultimatum to Qatar: close Jazeera, curb ties with Iran

Four Arab states that imposed a boycott on Qatar have issued an ultimatum to Doha to close Al Jazeera television, curb ties with Iran, shut a Turkish base and pay reparations, demands so far reaching it would appear to be hard for Doha to comply.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 17:49

London Evening Standard: Manslaughter charges could be brought over Grenfell blaze as every firm involved is reviewed

Every company involved in building or refurbishing Grenfell Tower will be scrutinised by police as officers consider manslaughter charges during the criminal probe, writes London Evening Standard.

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 10:04

Macron-Merkel: We Didn’t Talk About Greece and That Is Good

The fact that Greece was not on the Summit agenda has relieved a series of leaders with the President of France Emmanuel Macron saying that “we did what we could do with the Chancellor so that the Greek issue is not on the agenda,” reported Greek Reporter

Business | June 24, 2017, Saturday // 10:02

Andrey Kovachev, CEDB/EPP: Guarantee for citizen security – main challenge at Brussels summit

A main challenge at the summit in Brussels is giving a guarantee for the security of citizens, MEP Andrey Kovachev from Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (CEDB/GERB), EPP, told FOCUS Radio’s Good Morning Bulgaria.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 16:42

Daniel Smilov, political scientist: Zoran Zaev’s visit to Bulgaria, positive step in bilateral relations

The visit of Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev to Bulgaria was a positive step in bilateral relations, while the signing of the friendship treaty will be a sign about a new type of relations, political scientist Daniel Smilov told Focus Radio.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 16:39

Borisov: Defence projects exceed BGN 3.5 billion

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov was sceptical about the projects in defence worth BGN 3.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 15:32

Saudi security forces kill 'wanted man' in Mecca

Saudi security forces shot dead a wanted man in the Muslim holy city of Mecca on Friday and arrested several others, Reuters reported.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 15:30

Greece confirms support for Bulgaria’s joining the Schengen area

The President of Greece, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, has reaffirmed his country’s support for Bulgaria’s joining the Schengen area during the first visit of Bulgarian President Rumen Radev in Southeastern Europe, the President’s office said.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 14:52

UK PM May welcomes Trump's pick for U.S. ambassador

The planned appointment of National Football League team owner Woody Johnson as U.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 14:49

Boyko Borisov: Everybody Backed My Proposal That We Should Continue Working Well With Turkey

Everybody supported my proposal that we should continue working well with Turkey on the agreement and the protection of EU’s borders, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov told journalists, quoted by a reporter of FOCUS News Agency.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 14:27

Bulgaria, Estonia, Austria Approve Plan for EU Council Presidency Trio

Bulgaria, Estonia and Austria have officially approved the programme for the European Union's priorities in the next 18 months, at a meeting in Brussels between Prime Ministers Boyko Borisov, Juri Ratas and Christian Kern, the government’s press office sa

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 13:58

Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva: Message to Macedonia Was Clear, Bulgaria Will Help When Asked

The message was very clear: Bulgaria will provide help when asked about it, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva told BTV’s morning show, commenting on the visit of Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev to Bulgaria.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 13:49

Parliament Asked to Strip of Immunity 3 MPs from Volya Party

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov asked the Parliament today to strip of immunity from prosecution three MPs from the Volya party, led by Veselin Mareshki, the Prosecutor’s Office said.

Business | June 23, 2017, Friday // 13:02
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