Tue, May 21 2013
Meglena Plougchieva, former ambassador to Germany and former deputy prime minister in charge of EU funds, nominated on March 13 2012 to be Bulgaria's new ambassador to Switzerland.
Photo: Georgi Kozhouharov
Nominations to President Rossen Plevneliev for the appointment of new ambassadors to Spain, Russia, Syria, Morocco and Pakistan.
Changing of the guard in Bulgaria’s diplomatic corps underway in earnest.
Current deputy foreign minister Konstantin Dimitrov named ambassador in London and the other deputy foreign minister, Dimitar Tsanchev, as ambassador to the EU.
The issue has both legal, and political and moral sides, Foreign Minister Nikolai Mladenov says.
Supreme Administrative Court says that Mladenov’s redeployment of the ambassadors from Athens, Belgrade and The Hague was not in compliance with the law.
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.