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Obama Urges Putin For Diplomatic Resolution on Ukrainian Conflict
Feb11

Obama Urges Putin For Diplomatic Resolution on Ukrainian Conflict

US President Obama held a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Tuesday regarding the rising tensions in Ukraine and the need for a peaceful resolution to the conflict, as stated in a White House press release. Obama has also reinstated his support for the territorial sovereignty of Ukraine, urging Putin to take...

Bulgarian MPs Are to Hold Extraordinary Parliamentary Control
Feb11

Bulgarian MPs Are to Hold Extraordinary Parliamentary Control

The Bulgarian MPs are to hold an extraordinary sitting on February 17, the majority of which will be dedicated to parliamentary control. Last week, the oppositional Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and Ataka parties accused the Speaker of Parliament Tsetska Tsacheva of sparing ministers from parliamentary control. It became clear that the time,...

Bulgarian Defence Minister Dismisses Rumours of Mobilisation
Feb11

Bulgarian Defence Minister Dismisses Rumours of Mobilisation

Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev reassured on Wednesday that no mobilisation was taking place in the country. Nenchev also dismissed rumours that NATO had requested the participation of Bulgarian troops in operations due to the Ukrainian crisis. He explained in an interview for the Bulgarian National Television (BNT) that if there is...

Sofia follows closely situation of Bulgarian minority in Ukraine
Feb10

Sofia follows closely situation of Bulgarian minority in Ukraine

The Bulgarian government is paying special attention to the reports about tension among members of the minorities in Ukraine, including the Bulgarian minority,regarding the growing number of people mobilized in the country, the press office of the Cabinet has announced. We hope that the authorities in Ukraine will not allow violation of the...

Daniel Mitov: Bulgaria is against autonomy of separatist republics in Ukraine
Feb10

Daniel Mitov: Bulgaria is against autonomy of separatist republics in Ukraine

Bulgaria does not accept to give autonomy to separatist republics in Eastern Ukraine and this issue is not discussed at all. This was stated by Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov in an interview for BGNES. Mitov said that Bulgaria was not faced with the question whether to join the American or the German position regarding the armament of the...

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister To Discuss Humanitarian Aid with Bulgaria
Feb10

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister To Discuss Humanitarian Aid with Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government is set on discussing the tensions regarding Ukrainian minorities, including the increased army mobilization of Bulgarian nationals with Ukrainian Foreign Affairs Minister Pavlo Klimkin during his upcoming visit. The position has also been expressed before the Ukrainian Ambassador to Sofia Mykola Baltazhy, a press release...

Ukraine Foreign Minister To Discuss Humanitarian Aid with Bulgaria
Feb10

Ukraine Foreign Minister To Discuss Humanitarian Aid with Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government is set on discussing the tensions regarding Ukrainian minorities, including the increased army mobilization of Bulgarian nationals with Ukrainian Foreign Affairs Minister Pavlo Klimkin during his upcoming visit. The position has also been expressed before the Ukrainian Ambassador to Sofia Mykola Baltazhy, a press release...

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian National Guards
Feb10

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian National Guards

The US government has announced that military training will be provided to 600 Ukrainian national guards in March. The new development was revealed a day after US President Obama announced his support for the diplomatic solution to the conflict in Ukraine. Pentagon spokeswoman Air Force Lt. Col. Vanessa Hillman stated that the plan is going to be...

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian Guards
Feb10

US Military Officers to Train 600 Ukrainian Guards

Pentagon spokeswoman Air Force Lt. Col. Vanessa Hillman stated that the plan is going to be executed by sending officers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team in northeast Italy to the turmoil driven Ukraine, Washington Post reorted. The training will be on effective use of capabilities and maintaining the rule of law. She further said that...

The concept for South Stream 2: Bulgaria’s claim for a gas market strategic role
Feb10

The concept for South Stream 2: Bulgaria’s claim for a gas market strategic role

Bulgaria has explicitly stated her aspirations to take center stage on the gas market in Southeast Europe by offering the construction of a gas hub not far from the town of Provadia. The project worth approximately 2.2 billion euro translates into building about 844 kilometers of new gas pipelines and other adjacent infrastructure. This was made...

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