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Bulgarian President: The Government owes a Definite Answer to the Citizens whose Interests it Serves

“There must be a careful approach to this conflict, which directly affects everything. There are a number of revelations about where the Bulgarian weapons is going. I wonder how the Minister of Energy will explain to the Bulgarians that Bulgarian weapons

Politics | April 27, 2022, Wednesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 5345

Bulgaria will not Succumb to Extortion and will not Pay for Gas in Rubles

“The government is prepared for the scenario of stopping the supply of Russian natural gas to Bulgaria, and for its part is currently reviewing the contract for transit through our country.”

Politics | April 27, 2022, Wednesday // 12:31 | Viewed: 2996

The Bulgarian Socialist Party will not send a Representative in the Delegation for Kyiv

The executive bureau of the Bulgarian Socialist Party’s National Assembly has decided not to send a party representative to Prime Minister Kiril Petkov's delegation in Kyiv.

Politics | April 26, 2022, Tuesday // 17:52 | Viewed: 2340

Instead of giving Weapons to Ukraine, Bulgaria’s PM advised People to Donate their Salary

Bulgarian Prime Minister Kirill Petkov announced a public campaign for raising financial resources for the Ukrainian government on the social network Facebook

Politics | April 25, 2022, Monday // 19:24 | Viewed: 3572

Bulgaria allowed a Russian plane to Fly through its Airspace

An official representative of the Bulgarian government confirmed to BGNES Media that a Russian government plane was flying through Bulgarian airspace.

Politics » Defense | April 25, 2022, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 3895

Bulgarian PM will visit Kyiv on Wednesday

"We expect to leave for Kyiv on Wednesday, where the trip would be a bit more special because there is a war. We will go to Poland next and from there I would not say exactly the route, but there is special preparation to travel at night and get to the ca

Politics | April 24, 2022, Sunday // 10:49 | Viewed: 2800

MFA: The Bulgarian Honorary Consul has not been Abducted in Melitopol, Ukraine

Bulgarian Consul Sergei Zhelev has not been abducted but is safe in his home. This was announced by the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2022, Sunday // 10:43 | Viewed: 3858

President and Prime Minister congratulated Bulgarians on Easter

“On this holiday, let us wish health, joy and prosperity in every Bulgarian home”, said President Rumen Radev on the occasion of the Resurrection of Christ.

Politics | April 24, 2022, Sunday // 10:27 | Viewed: 2352

Russian Ambassador to Bulgaria: Arms Supplies to Ukraine will complicate the Dialogue between our Countries

"We continue to monitor the issue of possible supplies of weapons and ammunition from Bulgaria to the pseudo-heroes of Ukraine

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2022, Friday // 18:40 | Viewed: 3387

President Radev: It is High Time to Stop the Anti-Bulgarian Ideology in North Macedonia

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev made a sharp statement to the authorities in the Republic of North Macedonia. He said, “it was high time the anti-Bulgarian ideology swirling in our neighboring country to stop.”

Politics | April 21, 2022, Thursday // 15:02 | Viewed: 2667

Freedom House: Corruption is still the Main Issue in Bulgaria

Bulgaria is classified as a "free" country in the latest Freedom House report on democracy and freedoms around the world.

Politics | April 21, 2022, Thursday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3094

Bulgarian PM Kiril Petkov met with NATO Military Committee Chairman Admiral Rob Bauer

Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov met with the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Admiral Rob Bauer. NATO's strategic plans for strengthening and defending the Eastern Flank were discussed during the talks.

Politics » Defense | April 20, 2022, Wednesday // 20:16 | Viewed: 2180

Parliament Decided: Bulgaria will send Military Aid to Ukraine but No Weapons

The Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs rejected the two draft decisions on military assistance to Ukraine and only supported the proposal of “We Continue the Change” to provide technical assistance, but not weapons. The new draft decision passed w

Politics | April 20, 2022, Wednesday // 20:06 | Viewed: 3421

Survey: Bulgarians are Reluctant for Early Elections, Tolerant of Ukrainians despite Rising Prices

Nearly 85% of Bulgarians expect a rise in prices in the coming months, the majority of voters do not see the need for early elections, and do not share the view that refugees from Ukraine are a threat to security, and nearly 60 percent support the change

Politics | April 20, 2022, Wednesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 2159

Protests Blocked a Boulevard in Sofia and Key Roads in Bulgaria

Road builders went on another protest due to unpaid money from the state for their performed activities. There are protests and blockades of key roads across Bulgaria.

Politics | April 20, 2022, Wednesday // 13:40 | Viewed: 2949

President Radev to Kuleba: Bulgarians have Opened their Hearts and Homes to the Citizens of Ukraine

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba met with Bulgarian President Rumen Radev today. It is the second day of his visit to Bulgaria and he has already held meetings with Prime Minister Kiril Petkov and our Foreign Minister Teodora Genchovska.

Politics | April 20, 2022, Wednesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 2346

Defense Minister: Bulgaria is a Reliable Ally in NATO and whoever Claims the Opposite is telling Lies

“Bulgaria is a reliable ally in NATO and whoever claims the opposite is telling lies.” This is stated in a post by the Minister of Defense Dragomir Zakov on Facebook on the occasion of allegations that the United States is delaying the delivery of F-16 du

Politics » Defense | April 19, 2022, Tuesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 2315

Bulgaria: A Pickaxe was hammered into the Car of a Municipal Councilor from "Vazrazhdane"

A pickaxe was hammered into the car of Nikolay Kostadinov, chairman of the “Vazrazhdane” (Revival/Възраждане) group at the Varna Municipal Council. This was announced by the leader of the party Kostadin Kostadinov with a post on Facebook.

Politics | April 19, 2022, Tuesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 2199

Survey: GERB takes the Lead, 52% of Bulgarians think the Cabinet will not serve a Full Term

“We Continue the Change” marks a new decline in support, which allows GERB to overtake them. “Vazrazhdane” (Revival/Възраждане) registered growth for the second consecutive month. More than half of Bulgarians believe the government will not serve a full t

Politics | April 19, 2022, Tuesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 2098

The US has postponed the Delivery of F-16 to Bulgaria by 2 years Fearing a Leak to Russia

The United States has postponed the delivery of the 8 F-16 planes, which have already been paid for by Bulgaria, by two years, as it fears leaks of secret data about the planes to Russia. This is what “Euroactiv” reports, referring to the opinion of two f

Politics » Defense | April 19, 2022, Tuesday // 08:58 | Viewed: 3362

The Ukrainian Foreign Minister arrived on a visit to Bulgaria

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba arrived in Bulgaria by car. The Council of Ministers has confirmed that he will visit Bulgaria today. At 20:30 p.m. last night the first diplomat of Kyiv left the Bulgarian-Romanian border for Sofia.

Politics | April 19, 2022, Tuesday // 08:38 | Viewed: 2344
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