Oliv e r V a rhelyi: June is a critical month for the Western Balkans EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi stated, at the Western Balkans summit in Tirana, that this year can be called a year of the..
Bulgarian Patriots – VMRO, Volya and NFSB – organized a protest in front of the headquarters of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF) over the words of MRF leader Mustafa Karadayi that it is his party’s task to defend the Turkish language,..
Starting in June, Turkey makes the entry of travelers and tourists from Bulgaria easier. The news was announced by the new Consul General of Turkey in Plovdiv, Korhan Küngerü, BNR Plovdiv reported. With the assistance of the Chamber of Commerce..
More than 10 trucks transporting plastic waste from Romania, Poland and Bulgaria are staying at the Lesovo border checkpoint on their way to a processing plant in Turkey. This was announced by the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment. According to the..
EP could recommend freezing accession talks with Turkey The European Parliament has sharply criticized Turkey for violating the rule of law in the annual report on the country, adopted in Brussels on 19 May 2021. The EU-Turkey..
The migrant-smuggling business in the Western Balkans worth millions of Euros The Covid-19 pandemic does not affect migrant business in the Western Balkans. The market for smuggling migrants in this part of the continent is worth at..
More than 400 military officers with military equipment will be relocated on May 10 and 11 from Turkey and Albania to Romania, passing through Bulgaria. Together with troops from another 20 countries, they will take part in NATO's Steadfast Defender 2021..
Croatia to build military base in Kosovo During a visit to Pristina, Croatian Foreign Minister Gordan Radman said Zagreb opposes any change in the region's borders. After meeting with Kosovo's first diplomat, Donika..
UN discusses the Cyprus question An informal five-party meeting is being held in Geneva under the auspices of the UN, in order to find a solution to the Cyprus issue. This is the first meeting since the collapse of negotiations..
Outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has spoken on the phone with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the cabinet's press service reported. Erdogan congratulated Borissov on winning the election. The two discussed the pandemic..