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The Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission appoints new members to its Board of Directors

The Bulgarian Ministry of Education, the Embassy of the United States in Bulgaria, and the Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission are pleased to announce the appointment of three new members of the bilateral Board of Directors of the Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission.  The new members are Professor Kostadin Kostadinov, Deputy Minister of Education and Science;  Victoria Melamed, Minister ...
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FBI Director Comey Pays His First Visit to Bulgaria

On March 4, 2015, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey visited Sofia for meetings with counterparts in the Bulgarian government.  The visit was hosted by the State Agency for National Security (DANS) and included meetings with Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, Prosecutor General Sotir Tsatsarov and DANS Chairman Vladimir Pisanchev. Director Comey was in ...
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The Bulgarian Fulbright Commission Appoints Ms. Angela Rodel as New Executive Director

The Bulgarian Fulbright Commission is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms. Angela Rodel as the next Executive Director of the Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange, or Bulgarian Fulbright Commission. Ms. Rodel was appointed to the role of Executive Director after a thorough process that attracted a large number of qualified candidates.  Ms. Rodel is ...
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Demonstration on February 14, 2015

U.S. Embassy Sofia informs U.S. citizens of a demonstration scheduled on Saturday, February 14, 2015.  The demonstration will take place in front of the memorial plaque on 1 Trakiya Street from 5pm-9pm.  However, information suggests there may also be a march starting at the National Palace of Culture (NDK).  This demonstration is part of an ...
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The Lady of American Gospel, Vocalist Janice Harrington and Her Guitarist Dylan Vaughn to Perform a Free Concert in Honor of Black History Month

The U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria is pleased to announce that the internationally acclaimed singer Janice Harrington will be in Bulgaria with her guitarist Dylan Vaughn from February 23 to 27, 2015. This dynamic vocalist and her guitarist will conduct workshops with high school students in Sofia and Kardjali before finishing their visit with a free ...
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