Sofia. Bulgarian Minister for Economy and Energy Dragomir Stoynev will meet EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger in Brussels, Bulgarian PM Plamen Oresharski announced on Monday, 24 Chasa daily reports. They will discuss South Stream Gas Pipeline. Mr Oresharski stated that the South Stream agreement with Russia was signed in 2008 and consequently was not a mistake of the current government. Meanwhile, Bulgarian Minister of Foreign Affairs Kristian Vigenin commented that he did not think this meeting was “something seriou
Varna. A 21-year-old man set himself on fire in front of the tuberculosis clinic in the Bulgarian coastal city of Varna. Ivana Mileva, spokesperson of the police in Varna, announced the news for Radio FOCUS – Varna.
Kiev. Catherine Ashton, the EU foreign policy chief, has warned the Ukrainian authorities against use of force after police reportedly raided the offices of the country’s main opposition party less than 24 hours before she is due to arrive in Kiev in an effort to broker negotiations, the British Telegraph reports.