In a letter to European leaders, the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen states that the Bulgarian-Turkish border should be a priority in strengthening the EU’s key external borders through targeted measures which are open to other interested member countries. The letter comes in anticipation of the special European Council meeting on migration in Brussels on 9 and 10 February.
The EC President’s words do not tally with a statement by European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson. Addressing the Foreign Affairs Council Ylva Johansson stated that the European Commission was against financing the fence between Bulgaria and Turkey, adding that the member countries had cut the budget she had proposed for external border security.
Bulgaria strongly condemns the violence against the NATO peacekeeping force in Kosovo (KFOR) and expresses full solidarity with the wounded servicemen, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry wrote on Twitter. We call on all parties to de-escalate. The..
The exhibition “Inspirations known and unknown IV” opens at 11 AM on 31 May in the Marble Lobby of the Bulgarian National Radio on the eve of children’s day, 1 June. The exhibition is organized for the 4 th year running by the show Known..
It will be sunny on Wednesday before noon . In the afternoon hours, cloudy skies are expected and there will be short rain showers and thunderstorms mainly over Western Bulgaria . Hailstorms are possible. The minimum temperatures in Bulgaria..
We Continue the Change-Democratic Bulgaria (PP-DB) resumed the negotiations with GERB-SDS on the formation of a cabinet on the second mandate. The..
The Supreme Administrative Court of Bulgaria has definitively refused Russian opposition activist and opponent of Russia’s war against Ukraine..
Bulgaria’s caretaker Minister of Health Asen Medzhidiev is to propose amendments to the Health Act aimed at abolishing the compulsory isolation of..