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‘Sofa-gate’ Brings More Headaches for EU

The protocol scandal that overshadowed the EU leaders’ recent visit to Turkey keeps unfolding, raising questions about Council President Charles Michel’s reaction, but also about the EU’s consistency in asking Ankara to adhere to the Istanbul Convention.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 9, 2021, Friday // 14:07 | Viewed: 3283

US Ready to Expel Russian Diplomats, Impose New Sanctions

The US administration has completed an intelligence review of Russia’s alleged election interference and the SolarWinds hack and may soon announce retaliatory actions, Bloomberg reported, citing "three people familiar with the matter.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2528

Foreign Diplomats Leave North Korea Capital amid Acute Shortage of Essential Goods

Diplomatic missions of 12 states have suspended work in North Korea and all foreign personnel of international humanitarian organizations have left the country due to the challenging situation, namely over the lack of goods and medicine, the Russian Embas

Politics » Diplomacy | April 1, 2021, Thursday // 11:54 | Viewed: 2801

Russian Ambassador Invited to Italy’s Foreign Ministry amid Espionage Case

Russia’s Ambassador to Italy Sergey Razov has been invited to the republic’s Foreign Ministry after a staff member of the Russian diplomatic mission in Rome was detained in connection with the espionage case, the ministry stated on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 31, 2021, Wednesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 2152

North Macedonia Comes out with Protest Note in Response to Bulgarian MEP Outburst

The Macedonain Foreign Affairs Ministry and the VMRO-DPMNE party issued a protest to Bulgaria after the latest nationalist outburst from Bulgarian member of the European Parliament Angel Dzhambazki.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2469

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Invited Ambassador of North Macedonia for Conversation

Bulgaria expects Skopje to protect the right of every citizen to free self-identification.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 23, 2021, Tuesday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2956

Russian Senator: Moscow to Reciprocally Respond to Expulsion of Diplomats from Bulgaria

Russia will respond to Bulgaria’s expulsion of diplomats in accordance with the principle of reciprocity, Federation Council Deputy Speaker Konstantin Kosachev said Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 23, 2021, Tuesday // 11:20 | Viewed: 2706

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Declared Two More Russian Diplomats Personae Non Grata over Espionage Charges

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has declared two Russian diplomats persona non grata and has given them 72 hours to leave the country, the ministry announced on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 23, 2021, Tuesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 2722

Special Interview with the Indian Ambassador Pooja Kapur for Novinite.com: India and Bulgaria are Time Tested Friends

Indian Ambassador Pooja Kapur in a special interview with Novinite.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 27, 2021, Saturday // 10:08 | Viewed: 10315

Iran Pledges to Give More Detailed Responses about Ukrainian Air Boeing Crash

Iran will provide "detailed responses" to accusations by a UN expert over Tehran's accidental downing last year of a Ukrainian passenger jet, the foreign ministry said Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 25, 2021, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 2481

Bulgaria’s President: Discrimination against Ethnic Bulgarians in North Macedonia Must Be Done with

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev has called on the responsible institutions in Bulgaria and the Republic of North Macedonia to respond promptly to alerts about significant issues confronting Bulgarians in North Macedonia, the Head of State's Press Secretar

Politics » Diplomacy | February 23, 2021, Tuesday // 09:30 | Viewed: 2996

History Event: Niagara Falls will be Illuminated in the Colors of the Bulgarian Flag on March 3

For the first time in history, Niagara Falls will be illuminated in the colors of the Bulgarian tricolor on the occasion of the National Holiday of Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 20, 2021, Saturday // 11:07 | Viewed: 16295

Bulgarian MEP Calls for Restoring Trust between Bulgaria and North Macedonia

Ilhan Kyuchyuk, the European Parliament's standing rapporteur for North Macedonia, is on an official visit to Skopje.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2021, Friday // 13:07 | Viewed: 2851

Vaccination Campaign Kicks off in North Macedonia, Bulgaria Failed to Deliver on Vaccine Promises

North Macedonia began administering vaccinations against the coronavirus Wednesday from a first batch of 4,680 doses of Pfizer vaccines donated by neighboring Serbia over the weekend.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 18, 2021, Thursday // 09:47 | Viewed: 3156

Russia Prepared to Sever Ties with EU If Bloc Takes Hostile Actions

Russia is ready to cut ties with the EU if Brussels initiates it, but for its part, Moscow is calling for cooperation, the Russian Foreign Ministry told TASS on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2021, Friday // 14:15 | Viewed: 3526

EU Mulls over New Sanctions for Russia over Navalny Case

The European Union is working on a proposal to sanction Russia over the imprisonment of opposition leader Alexey Navalny, who suffered a near-fatal nerve-agent attack that he and Western governments blamed on Russian intelligence services.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 11, 2021, Thursday // 16:12 | Viewed: 2667

Josep Borrell: EU and Russia Willing to Develop Ties Despite Controversies

The European Union's top diplomat Josep Borrell said during a visit to Moscow on Friday that the bloc's ties with Russia were under "severe strain" following the arrest and imprisonment of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2021, Friday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2529

EU Sends Foreign Policy Chief to Moscow as Tensions over Navalny Jail Sentence Mount

European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell jets to Moscow on February 4 amid jailing of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny and crackdown against protesters.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 4, 2021, Thursday // 16:56 | Viewed: 2158

Joe Biden Had Phone Talk with Vladimir Putin, Raised Some Sore Issues

US President Joe Biden has had his first call with Vladimir Putin, the White House and Kremlin said.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 27, 2021, Wednesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 2526

Josep Borrell: European Perspective of North Macedonia Has No Alternative

The EU High Representative for Foreign Policy, Josep Borrell, reaffirmed the clear and undeniable European perspective for North Macedonia at his meeting with the country's Deputy Prime Minister Nikola Dimitrov and Foreign Minister Bujar Osmany, who are v

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2021, Tuesday // 16:27 | Viewed: 2717

Bulgarian Foreign Minister to Take Part in EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels

Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva is leaving for Brussels to take part in the first for 2021 meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council, the press office of the Foreign Ministry reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 25, 2021, Monday // 11:14 | Viewed: 2471
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