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A Bulgarian Rose Brings Harmony Even Amongst Different Religious and Ethnic Backgrounds

On Religious Freedom Day Ambassador Herro Mustafa received a rose sculpture from the Grand Mufti of Bulgaria. In addition to her previous calls on Bulgaria’s Orthodox Patriarch and meetings with Jewish organizations in Bulgaria, Ambassador Mustafa met with the Grand Mufti.  Ambassador Mustafa welcomed the Grand Mufti’s efforts to promote interfaith dialogue among all faiths ...
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Roma New Year at the Embassy 

Ambassador Herro Mustafa welcomed 12 students from the village of Karadjovo at the Embassy. “Our distinguished guests, these wonderful children from the Vasil Levski school, are here to share with us some Roma traditions as well as their hopes and wishes for happy life and a better world,” said Ambassador Mustafa. The incredibly talented children performed ...
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Fulbright Grants Competition 2021-22

The Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange is glad to inform you that the Fulbright grants competition for Bulgarian citizens for the AY 2021-22 is open! The application submission deadline is April 30, 2020. The Commission offers Fulbright awards for research and study in the U.S. for: – Visiting Scholars (3-5 months)Graduate Students (10 months) Doctoral Researchers (6 months) Civil Society Representatives (3-5 months) 
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U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Boyse Meets with President Radev

U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Boyse and a U.S. government delegation met with President Radev to discuss issues of mutual interest, including security, energy, and rule of law. In attendance were Ambassador Mustafa and other U.S. officials who participated in the first U.S.-Bulgaria Strategic Dialogue earlier this day in Sofia.
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Joint Summary of Conclusions of the Strategic Dialogue between the United States and Bulgaria

On January 8, 2020, the Governments of the United States of America and the Republic of Bulgaria launched a high-level bilateral Strategic Dialogue, a forum for consultation and cooperation on global, regional, and bilateral issues of mutual interest to both our countries.  This Dialogue was agreed to during the November 25, 2019 meeting between President ...
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