Bulgaria’s President Rossen Plevneliev and sixteen European political leaders called on in an open letter the President-elect of the United States Donald Trump to bolster the transatlantic alliance between the USA and the EU. In their message to President-elect Trump they pointed out that the ongoing destabilization in Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea threaten the peace, security and international order established after the end of the Cold War. The seventeen current and former officials and leaders expressed their concern of possible grand bargain between the USA and Russia which may endanger those historical achievements. Possible lifting of the current sanctions against Russia would be a serious mistake, the officials further said. We are strong together when America is strong, the letter further reads.
After talks in Sofia with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, the Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel stated that the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU was excellently prepared. Chancellor Merkel expressed her..
The Ivan Vazov National Theatre marked the 140 th birth anniversary of renowned poet and National Theatre playwright Peyo Yavorov with a commemorative ceremony. Prof. Mihail Nedelchev delivered a speech dedicated to the poet, and actors..
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is paying a working visit to Bulgaria today at the invitation of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov. The two will discuss the priorities of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU as well topical issues from the..