: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Bulgaria

Pro-Russian Rebels Sign Roadmap for Implementation of Minsk Agreement
Feb12

Pro-Russian Rebels Sign Roadmap for Implementation of Minsk Agreement

Kiev and the pro-Russian rebels have signed a roadmap for the implementation of the ceasefire drafted during the marathon 17-hour talks in Minsk, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko.Poroshenko, as cited by AFP and The Telegraph, informed that the contact group had signed a document that had...

Foreign Minister Mitov hopes future agreement with Minsk to be strictly observed
Feb12

Foreign Minister Mitov hopes future agreement with Minsk to be strictly observed

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov commented that there is serious hope that the agreement reached in Minsk can help find a solution of the crisis in the Ukraine. The most important thing is to stop military actions. Minister Daniel Mitov and the head of the EC representation in Bulgaria Ognian Vladev took part in a discussion on the role of...

Incumbent and Former PMs Shake Hands on Bulgaria’s Shengen Accession
Feb12

Incumbent and Former PMs Shake Hands on Bulgaria’s Shengen Accession

Bulgarian PM Boiko Borisov and his former colleague, currently Party of European Socialists (PES) leader Sergei Stanishev have both agreed on the issue of the accession of Bulgaria in the Shengen area, a press release stated on Thursday. Borisov’s center-right party GERB is also a member of the European People’s Party (EPP) holding...

Ukraine Ceasefire Finally Reached
Feb12

Ukraine Ceasefire Finally Reached

Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the ceasefire in Ukraine was set to begin at midnight on February 15. The deal was announced after 14-hour negotiations among representatives of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine in Minsk, Belarus. ”We have managed to agree on the main issues,” he said, Reuters reported. He added that the...

Updated: Ceasefire To Be Implemented in Ukraine in 48 Hours
Feb12

Updated: Ceasefire To Be Implemented in Ukraine in 48 Hours

Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the ceasefire in Ukraine is set to begin on February 15. The announcement was made after 14-hour negotiations, the Normany four talks, among representatives of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine in Minsk, Belarus. ”We have managed to agree on the main issues,” he said, Reuters reported. He...

Government Falcon: the best of the works happens
Feb12

Government Falcon: the best of the works happens

The government Falcon airplane with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov on board hovered for about an hour over Sofia, Wednesday evening before making a successful landing at Sofia Airport. The reason was a gear that did not close upon taking off. In such cases and for safety reasons, the plane is to fly until running our of fuel. Premier...

Ceasefire To Be Implemented in Ukraine in 48 Hours
Feb12

Ceasefire To Be Implemented in Ukraine in 48 Hours

After 14-hour negotiations, the Normandy four talks, between the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine, taking place in Minsk, Belarus are likely to finish with the signing of a peace settlement on Thursday, an anonymous source close to the negotiations revealed to TASS information agency. Additionally, ceasefire is to be implemented in...

Austrian Foreign Minister to Meet with Bulgarian Counterpart in Sofia
Feb12

Austrian Foreign Minister to Meet with Bulgarian Counterpart in Sofia

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz is to arrive in Sofia Thursday at the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart Daniel Mitov. Mitov and Kurz are to discuss bilateral relations, as well as topical issues on the EU and international agenda, stressing energy, the EU prospects for the Western Balkans, and the situation in Ukraine and the...

Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine Gather to Talk Peace
Feb11

Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine Gather to Talk Peace

Leaders of the so-called Normandy group – France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine – gathered in Minsk on Wednesday to try to forge a peace deal for Eastern Ukraine. The very fact that the four leaders had converged in the capital of Belarus with the stated aim to bring peace to Ukraine highlights mounting concerns the standoff will not only...

Bulgarian Prime Minister wants information about Bulgarians in Ukraine to go public
Feb11

Bulgarian Prime Minister wants information about Bulgarians in Ukraine to go public

Bulgarians living in the area in eastern Ukraine where military activities take place are over 6000. This was revealed during today’s meeting of the Council of Ministers in Sofia. The total number of Bulgarians in Ukraine is just over 200,000, according to latest data. Bulgarian Prime Minister Borissov has pointed out that the meeting of...

Pin It on Pinterest