In his annual speech on the state of the EU before the EP in Strasbourg President of the EC Jean-Claude Juncker declared that it was about time for Bulgaria and Romania to enter Schengen. He also called on all EU member-states to show greater responsibility in guarding the community’s external borders. Bulgaria, Italy and Spain shouldn’t be left alone in their border security efforts, Mr. Juncker said. He also defended the stance on the introduction of the common European currency across all member-states, including the poorer Eastern European ones. He appealed for a clear perspective on the EU accession of the Western Balkans, but underlined that this approach was out of question for Turkey in the visible future.
The flood-struck in the end of October Burgas village of Polski izvor is receiving today new electrical appliances. Those will be handed to people that have lost theirs in the disaster. PM Boyko Borissov is also expected to visit the settlement through the..
A head collision of a truck with a bus, carrying 26 visually impaired people from the Sofia-area town of Pernik ended up with 9 dead in the bus, the driver among them. Other 19 of the passengers were wounded. The reasons for the accident are to be..
European Parliament President Antonio Tajani, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, and Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas, whose country currently holds the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, have signed the European..