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Nova: The Biden administration is not considering sanctions against Bulgaria

The administration of US President Joe Biden is not considering sanctions against the Bulgarian government. This is what people familiar with the situation in Washington told the Bulgarian media - Nova.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2022, Monday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1154

US Congresswoman does not rule out sanctions against Bulgaria over North Macedonia

“Imposing sanctions on Bulgaria over its veto on starting negotiations for North Macedonia's accession to the European Union is a possible option, especially if Sofia does not change its position,” the Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney said in an in

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2022, Sunday // 19:24 | Viewed: 2848

Bulgarian PM on his future visit to North Macedonia: I come with readiness for a new beginning

“I do not come with any annex to the Treaty of Friendship, Good Neighborliness, and Cooperation, but with a constructive tone and readiness for a new beginning, which will be more dynamic, more practical, free from previous declarative aspirations and foc

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2022, Sunday // 18:58 | Viewed: 1844

30 years ago Bulgaria was first in the world to recognize the independence of North Macedonia

On January 15, 1992, Bulgaria was the first in the world to recognize the independence of today’s Republic of North Macedonia. Back then, the First Deputy Foreign Minister was Stefan Tafrov. In an interview with BTA, he explained how the state institution

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2022, Sunday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1933

American expert: It depends on Bulgaria whether it wants to return to Russian control

The West must be ready for new provocations from Russia. Daniel Fried, former US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs from 2005 to 2009 and an honorary member of the Atlantic Council in Washington warned about this in an intervie

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2022, Saturday // 10:51 | Viewed: 4804

US Embassy in Sofia: We have Not Raised the Question of the "Macedonian Minority"

The United States supports the efforts of the governments of Bulgaria and the Republic of North Macedonia to work together with the EU to resolve bilateral issues. This was stated for BNT in a written response from the US Embassy in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 14, 2022, Friday // 14:40 | Viewed: 2203

Bulgaria Reaffirms its United Position on North Macedonia

The meeting of the National Security Advisory Council (NSAC), convened by Bulgarian President Rumen Radev last night, has ended. Bulgaria reaffirms its position towards the Republic of North Macedonia (RNM) - that the EU membership negotiations should not

Politics » Diplomacy | January 11, 2022, Tuesday // 10:34 | Viewed: 2906

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry recommends that Bulgarian citizens avoid traveling to Kazakhstan

In connection with the mass protests and the declaration of a state of emergency in Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs recommends that Bulgarian citizens refrain from traveling to the country, as well as from domestic travel within its territory.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 6, 2022, Thursday // 19:00 | Viewed: 1950

Bulgarian President with Statements on North Macedonia and Military Bases in Bulgaria

Bulgaria continues to be open to dialogue, President Rumen Radev said on the topic of North Macedonia, a BGNES reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 6, 2022, Thursday // 13:42 | Viewed: 2639

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry: The Consul General of Bulgaria in Valencia has been Removed

The Council of Ministers decided to release the Consul General of the Republic of Bulgaria in the city of Valencia, Spain - Plamen Georgiev.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 5, 2022, Wednesday // 14:49 | Viewed: 2223

Ex-Prime Minister of Bulgaria on RN Macedonia: There must be Guarantees in the Negotiating Framework!

For Bulgaria, the future of Europe excludes the "two-speed Europe" option. The Negotiating Framework for the Republic of North Macedonia must include guarantees that the 2017 Treaty will be implemented both in terms of reflecting the Common History in tex

Politics » Diplomacy | January 5, 2022, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 2756

Five Nuclear States have Pledged that they will not Fight each other

The world's five leading nuclear powers have pledged to stop the proliferation of nuclear weapons and do everything possible to ensure that there is never a nuclear war. This is clear from a joint statement issued on the eve of the review of the key Treat

Politics » Diplomacy | January 4, 2022, Tuesday // 09:04 | Viewed: 2430

Macedonian Foreign Minister: Our Priorities are Negotiations and Lifting of the Bulgarian Blockade

We envisage intensive talks with Bulgaria, but the new government in Skopje must be voted on first. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently working on the topics that will be discussed during the next meeting. This was stated by the Foreign Minister

Politics » Diplomacy | January 3, 2022, Monday // 16:04 | Viewed: 2811

Macedonian Special Envoy: Kiril Petkov's Bulgaria will lift the Blockade on North Macedonia

The Macedonian government's special envoy for resolving the dispute between the Skopje and Sofia authorities, Vlado Buckovski, is convinced that in the coming months Bulgaria will lift the blockade imposed on the Republic of North Macedonia on the start o

Politics » Diplomacy | January 2, 2022, Sunday // 11:16 | Viewed: 4290

Biden has asked Putin to Ease Tensions over Ukraine

US President Joe Biden called for a de-escalation of tensions with Ukraine during a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The two talked for 50 minutes, and Biden outlined the options for calming the situation and a possible

Politics » Diplomacy | December 31, 2021, Friday // 10:38 | Viewed: 2039

Washington and Moscow will hold Talks on Ukraine in January

Washington and Moscow will hold talks on Ukraine on security issues on January 10, the White House said, world agencies reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 28, 2021, Tuesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2163

Macedonian President: Bulgaria has Started Imitating Greece

Bulgaria has started imitating Greece, I hope the negotiations will not continue for years and years, said in an interview with Macedonian TV Channel 5 the President of the Republic of North Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 24, 2021, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 3417

Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Promises: We will Not Appoint more State Security Agents

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) announced in a statement on its website that it will no longer appoint retired State Security cops to the political cabinet of Minister Teodora Genchovska.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 23, 2021, Thursday // 13:29 | Viewed: 2455

Zaev leaves with Unfulfilled Promises of Justice and Good Neighborly Relations

After the catastrophic loss of the local elections on October 31st, Zaev announced that he would resign not only from the leadership post in the ruling Social Democratic Union (SDSM) but also from the post of prime minister. On December 12th, former Deput

Politics » Diplomacy | December 22, 2021, Wednesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 2698

NATO Forces on High Alert for Russian Troops to Ukraine

NATO's Rapid Reaction Force is on high alert due to the build-up of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine, according to the German daily Die Welt.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 22, 2021, Wednesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 3491

What was Said in the First Meeting between the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria and Greece

The Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov had a private conversation with the Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis. He is on his first visit to Bulgaria and is the first guest at the government level of the Bulgarian Prime Minister since taking office

Politics » Diplomacy | December 20, 2021, Monday // 11:43 | Viewed: 3242
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