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Bulgarian PM: The Western Balkans might become the Second Point of Conflict related to the War in Ukraine

“I expect the Joint Historical Commission to come out with results very soon, as far as I am aware, the progress is enormous. I am glad that when there is a spirit on both sides to work together, success is achieved.” This is what Bulgarian Prime Minister

Politics | March 31, 2022, Thursday // 13:36 | Viewed: 4436

NATO Chief: We will Defend Bulgaria and Every Inch of Allied Territory

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg addressed a video address to the Speaker of the National Assembly Nikola Minchev, Prime Minister Kiril Petkov and the MPs on the occasion of the 18th anniversary of Bulgaria's accession to the Alliance. The video wa

Politics » Defense | March 30, 2022, Wednesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 3062

Bulgarian Defense Minister: We can’t Supply Ukraine with Something We don’t have. F-35s will Arrive from the Netherlands

Defense Minister Dragomir Zakov is “ready to make tough state decisions on behalf of a combat-ready army”, he said during a presentation by his team. On March 1, Zakov succeeded Stefan Yanev, who was released because of his “own opinions” on Facebook acco

Politics » Defense | March 29, 2022, Tuesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 3648

Bulgaria’s Ex-PM Borissov appeared for Questioning at the Prosecutor's Office

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov appeared today for questioning at the prosecutor's office.

Politics | March 28, 2022, Monday // 18:00 | Viewed: 2290

Bulgarian Ambassador to Russia and 62 other Compatriots on a Humanitarian Flight to Bulgaria from Moscow

A humanitarian flight organized by the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has left for Moscow, from where it will return our Ambassador to Russia Atanas Krastin and 62 other Bulgarians. This was stated by Prime Minister Kiril Petkov after the meeting w

Politics » Diplomacy | March 28, 2022, Monday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2879

Bulgarian Politician: The Government will Fall by the End of the Year

“I have no doubt that not only will the Bulgarian government fall by the end of the year, half of the European governments will fall. This is obvious - with this explosion of prices and the whole situation that is happening, somehow it is inevitable to ha

Politics | March 26, 2022, Saturday // 09:26 | Viewed: 2556

Russian Ambassador was Offended by Bulgarian PM Petkov’s Discussion with Biden

The Russian Embassy in Bulgaria published a comment in response to the words of Prime Minister Kirill Petkov in Brussels yesterday. The prime minister said that the previous night they discussed with US President Joe Biden how corruption could be an instr

Politics » Diplomacy | March 26, 2022, Saturday // 08:40 | Viewed: 3268

Construction Equipment worth 6m EUR Seized During Investigation by the European Prosecutor's Office in Bulgaria

The European Public Prosecutor's Office is investigating 9 Bulgarian companies suspected of committing fraud with EU funds. The announcement was published on the website of the prosecutor's office. Earlier this week, on March 22, 25 searches were conducte

Politics | March 26, 2022, Saturday // 08:32 | Viewed: 2600

Bulgarian Party GERB: The Only Outcome is the Government to Resign and to have New Elections

“Bulgaria is poorer, weaker and more divided than it was a hundred days ago.” This was said by the deputy chairman of the Parliamentary Group of GERB - SDS Toma Bikov in a statement on behalf of the group.

Politics | March 25, 2022, Friday // 12:48 | Viewed: 2459

Bulgarian PM Discussed Corruption in Bulgaria with US President Biden

Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov has discussed with the President of the United States Joe Biden the cases of corruption in the Balkan country, Petrov announced on Facebook. The topics of conversation were “Turkish Stream”, as well as the found jeep

Politics | March 25, 2022, Friday // 11:19 | Viewed: 3164

EU Parliament Fact-Finding Mission: The Arrests of Ex-PM Borissov, Goranov and Arnaudova are Illegal

The arrests of Boyko Borissov, Vladislav Goranov and Sevdelina Arnaudova, as well as the searches of their homes, are contrary to the rule of law. This is the conclusion of the MEPs who participated in a fact-finding mission in Bulgaria, according to the

Politics | March 25, 2022, Friday // 09:23 | Viewed: 3053

900 NATO Troops to be Deployed to Bulgaria - American, British and Italian Soldiers

Bulgaria expects American, British and Italian soldiers to join the Bulgarian battalion under NATO. On Saturday, a joint briefing between Prime Minister Kirill Petkov and US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin revealed that the United States will provide a

Politics » Defense | March 25, 2022, Friday // 08:32 | Viewed: 3643

Russian Ambassador in Bulgaria: Without Russian Gas there will be an Energy Catastrophe

“By voluntarily giving up Russian oil and gas, European politicians are preparing an energy catastrophe for their countries, after which they will mention today's price crisis as a holiday from the past. An ordinary European will feel the devastating cons

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 17:37 | Viewed: 2754

Bulgaria might Look for “Second Hand” F-16s or European Fighter Jets on Lease

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev is in Brussels, where he is taking part in an extraordinary NATO summit.

Politics » Defense | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 17:05 | Viewed: 2840

NATO Approved the Deployment of a Battalion battle Group in Bulgaria

NATO leaders approved the deployment of four battalion battle groups in Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia and Hungary. This was announced by Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg after the end of the Extraordinary Summit.

Politics » Defense | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 16:48 | Viewed: 3053

Syrian Embassy in Bulgaria: Sanctions are Still Affecting Syria’s Economy

The effects of the Syrian crisis are still casting a shadow over the national economy - this crisis has had a negative impact on overall economic life, economic balance and economic performance.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 14:26 | Viewed: 2555

Bulgarian Ex-PM Borissov: I have been Summoned for Questioning by the Prosecutor's Office

“I have been summoned for questioning by the prosecutor's office. I will not give details because proceedings are underway.” This was stated at a briefing by GERB leader Boyko Borissov. According to Nova TV, the interrogation will take place at 3 p.m. on

Politics | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 13:57 | Viewed: 2586

Bulgaria Calls Back its Ambassador from Russia, Russian Ambassador in Bulgaria is Expected to Leave

Bulgaria is calling for consultations with its ambassador to Russia and expects reciprocal action - Eleonora Mitrofanova to leave the country and return to her homeland for consultations, Prime Minister Kiril Petkov announced before the summit in Brussels

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 13:29 | Viewed: 4251

Bulgarian Parliament Finally Abolished the Possibility of Acquiring Citizenship for Investment

The Bulgarian state has finally abolished the possibility of acquiring citizenship for investment. This happened with the amendments to the Law on Bulgarian Citizenship adopted at the second reading.

Politics | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 11:40 | Viewed: 2839

Replacement of the Kaspersky Anti-Virus Program in Bulgarian Administration is Considered

The Ministry of e-Government is already considering recommendations for the use of Kaspersky Anti-Virus Software. The German IT security agency recently recommended that the software should not be used, warning of possible vulnerabilities in Russian softw

Politics » Defense | March 24, 2022, Thursday // 11:13 | Viewed: 2196

NATO will Deploy a Battalion in Bulgaria

Tomorrow, NATO will confirm the deployment of an allied battalion in our Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary and Slovakia, said the Secretary-General of the Pact Jens Stoltenberg.

Politics » Defense | March 23, 2022, Wednesday // 19:21 | Viewed: 4458
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