NEWS

Head of State Rumen Radev Holds a Telephone Conversation with President of India

2024-03-20 10:53:00

In a telephone conversation with the President of India Droupadi Murmu, Head of State Rumen Radev expressed the gratitude of this country and the Bulgarian people for the high professionalism of the Indian Navy, which on 16 March this year freed the pirate-hijacked merchant ship Ruen and its crewmembers, including seven Bulgarian citizens.

President Radev highly appreciated the support of the Indian side, as well as the courage of the personnel in service involved in the rescue of the sailors and the release of the vessel. The Indian Navy demonstrated the significant role of India in ensuring the security of navigation in the region, the Bulgarian Head of State said. The two Presidents agreed that the rescue of the hijacked Ruen strengthened the long-standing friendship that the two countries have built.

This year 2024 marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Bulgaria and India. President of India Droupadi Murmu invited President Rumen Radev to visit India at a time convenient for both sides to mark the anniversary and outline the prospects for further development of bilateral cooperation. In the telephone conversation, both Heads of State noted the potential for building on the partnership in a number of areas of mutual interest.

MORE FROM NEWS

Rumen Radev: The Great Mission of the Red Cross Is Not Only to Provide Humanitarian Aid in Severe Crises, but also to Continue to Be the Conscience of Humanity

24 July 2024 | 17:05
The head of state meets with the Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Jagan Chapagain

President: EU Enlargement Process Should Assert the Values of democracy in Order to Be Sustainable and Irreversible

23 July 2024 | 18:06
Rumen Radev converses with Germany's Special Representative for the Western Balkans

Head of State: Excellent Relations between Bulgaria and Finland Are the Foundation to Preserve Europe Together as a Region of Peace, Stability, Tolerance and Prosperity

23 July 2024 | 14:02
President Rumen Radev awards the Madara Horseman Order, First Class, to Finnish Ambassador

Head of State: The Prime Goal of Bulgarian Diplomacy Is to Strengthen the Authority, Role and Voice of Bulgaria in the Unions of Which It Is a Member, as well as to Protect the Rights and Interests of Bulgarian Communities Abroad

22 July 2024 | 22:10
At the commemoration of the 145th anniversary of the establishment of the Diplomatic Service, the President called on the Bulgarian diplomats with their expertise, position and principles not to allow any momentary political conjuncture to divert Bulgaria from its strategic national priorities

ОТКРИТО УПРАВЛЕНИЕ

e-ДОКУМЕНТИ

BULGARIAN CHRISTMAS

SUPPORT A DREAM

JOHN ATANASOFF AWARD

CONSULTATIVE COUNCIL FOR NATIONAL SECURITY


Useful links