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Bulgaria to Rebuild Cold War Turkey Border Fence 2012

Bulgaria will start building its border fence with Turkey no earlier than the beginning of 2012, it was made clear Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 24, 2011, Wednesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 2932

Bulgarian Football Boss Accused of Calling Romanian Roma 'Garbage', UEFA Seized

Dimitar Borisov, the president of the Bulgarian CSKA football club, has been accused of making racist comments against Romanian Steaua Bucharest's Roma players

Politics » Diplomacy | August 24, 2011, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1788

Bulgaria Reboots Probe into Libyan Torturers of Its 'HIV Trial' Medics

Bulgaria's Prosecutor's Office has renewed the probe against the torturers of the six Bulgarian medics who were held in captivity for eight years in Libya during Muammar Gaddafi's regime.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 23, 2011, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2106

Gaddafi May Be Hiding in Bulgarian-Built Bunker

Libya's embattled dictator Muammar Gaddafi may be hiding in a bunker built by a Bulgarian company, according to a security expert.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 23, 2011, Tuesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 2873

Medic Formerly Jailed in Libya Urges Bulgaria to Ensure Ultimate Acquittal for Him, Colleagues

Doctor Zdravko Georgiev, a Bulgarian medic formerly jailed in Libya, has said that if Bulgaria is a real country it must take steps to make sure that he and the five nurses are ultimately acquitted.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 23, 2011, Tuesday // 12:56 | Viewed: 1633

Bulgarian Nurse Freed from Libyan Jail Wants Gaddafi in Hague Court

Muammar Gaddafi must be brought to justice for his misdeeds, according to Snezhana Dimitrova, one of the five Bulgarian nurses who spent over 8 years in a Libyan jail. 

Politics » Diplomacy | August 23, 2011, Tuesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 2271

Borisov: Gaddafi Will Answer to ICC for Crimes against Libyans, Bulgarians

Libya's leader Muammar Gaddafi will be held accountable for his crimes against his own people and against the Bulgarian medics in the 1999-2007 HIV trial, according to Bulgarian Prime Minsiter Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 22, 2011, Monday // 17:34 | Viewed: 2131

Bulgaria, Too, Demands Gaddafi Step Down

Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi should relinquish office, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has officially stated.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 22, 2011, Monday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1577

Bulgaria Seeks to Appoint Tourism Attache in Moscow

Bulgaria will appoint a tourism attache in Moscow, the country's Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 22, 2011, Monday // 10:18 | Viewed: 1356

US Ambassador: Predecessor Criticizes Bulgaria as Private Citizen

US Ambassador in Sofia, James Warlick, disassociated from his predecessor, James Pardew, who declared that since 2002 there is no change in the situation in Bulgaria, especially in the fight against organized crime.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 19, 2011, Friday // 11:12 | Viewed: 2470

Bulgaria's PM - 'Armani-Clad Tough Guy' in WikiLeaks Cable - Report

A 2005 diplomatic cable by former US Ambassador to Bulgaria John Beyrle is reported to have described Bulgaria's future PM Boyko Borisov as an "Armani-clad tough guy.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 18, 2011, Thursday // 10:21 | Viewed: 3551

Thaci Thanks Bulgaria for Readiness to Save Kosovo from Starvation

Kosovo's Prime Minister Hashim Thaci has thanked Bulgaria for its declared readiness to provide foot imports to the new Balkan republic.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 17, 2011, Wednesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 3062

Kosovo Embarks on Measures to Secure Bulgarian Food Imports

Kosovo and Bulgaria's authorities are taking measures to synchronize their food safety requirements in order to provide for Bulgarian food exports to Kosovo, the new republic's Agriculture Minister Blerand Stavileci has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 17, 2011, Wednesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1761

Macedonia's Latest Propaganda Spree Invents 750 000 'Macedonians' in Bulgaria

Some 750 000 "ethnic Macedonians" are living in Bulgaria, according to the latest propaganda fit of FYROM's official institutions in Skopje.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 16, 2011, Tuesday // 14:21 | Viewed: 5995

Bulgarian Media Market Monopoly Saga Reaches US Embassy

The state of the Bulgarian print media and its distribution market, where there is an alleged monopoly of the New Bulgarian Media group, has been discussed Friday with the US Ambassador in Sofia, James Warlick.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 12, 2011, Friday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2302

Bulgarian Expats Alarmed by Tight Voter Registration Deadline

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is explaining officially Friday the rules of organizing presidential elections abroad.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 12, 2011, Friday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1628

Turkish PM to Discuss Nabucco with Bulgarian Counterpart in Sofia in September

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayipp Erdogan will arrive in Bulgaria on an official visit in September.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 10, 2011, Wednesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 1541

Bulgarian UNESCO Head Condemns NATO Attack on Libyan TV

The Director-General of UNESCO, Bulgarian Irina Bokova, has criticized NATO's attack on Libyan State broadcasting facilities on 30 July as unacceptable.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 9, 2011, Tuesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 2826

Medic Denies Greek Statement on 'Starved' Bulgarian

A Bulgarian medic based in the Southwestern town of Blagoevgrad has denied the information shared by the Greek embassy in Sofia regarding the Bulgarian citizen found in a helpless condition Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 4, 2011, Thursday // 16:45 | Viewed: 1545

Bulgarians Warned Once Again against Traveling to Syria

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has warned the country's citizens not to travel to Syria unless there is an emergency.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 2, 2011, Tuesday // 21:51 | Viewed: 1241

Bulgarians Abroad with Sept 27 Deadline for Voter Registration

Bulgarian citizens abroad, wishing to vote for president, must submit their applications by September 27.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 1, 2011, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1613
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