Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev held one-to-one meetings in Sofia with the President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci and the President of Montenegro Filip Vujanovic. Bulgaria’s head of state Radev reconfirmed at these meetings Bulgaria’s readiness to provide wide range of support to the Western Balkan countries in the process of their EU integration, the fulfillment of the democratic reforms and the fulfillment of the EU membership criteria. In return, Presidents Thaci and Vujanovic thanked Radev for Bulgaria’s active position. During the meeting with Hashim Thaci President Rumen Radev raised the topic about the official recognition of the Bulgarian minority in Kosovo.
The Muslim denomination in Bulgaria has expressed its concern over the Lukov March that took place in Sofia on February 17. According to the Grand Mufti's Office the march has become a procession of hatred against various religious and ethnic groups..
Hungary will always support cooperation between Bulgaria and Turkey, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in a statement after his meeting with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov. He added that the focus of talks were not bilateral ties but..
Following talks in Sofia with the Prime Minister of Cabo Verde José Ulisses de Pina Correia e Silva, his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borissov stated that unlike many countries in Europe Bulgaria is not burdened with problems with Africa in the past..