Thu, Jun 20 2013
Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolai Mladenov, left, who will be among representatives of foreign countries attending the Friends of Syria meeting in Istanbul on April 1 2012, with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu in Ankara at a September 2011 meeting.
Turkey warned its citizens in Syria last week that it planned to suspend services at the embassy in Damascus and urged them to return home.
Energy, economy key issues in talks between Borissov and Erdogan, while the Bulgarian and Turkish governments held the first meeting of their bilateral High-Level Co-operation Council.
EU has tightened sanctions against Syrian regime.
Gathering in Tunisia on February 24 2012 will bring together representatives of more than 70 countries opposed to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad.
Instead, Moscow is urging the United Nations to send a special envoy to Syria to help co-ordinate security issues and the delivery of humanitarian assistance.
The impressive majority by which the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Syria is clear evidence of the commitment of the international community to end the suffering of the Syrian people and to support their efforts to achieve a dignified life in a reformed, democratic society where the rights of all citizens are equally guaranteed by law, Mladenov says.
World leaders acknowledged Putin's victory with reservations, and international observers say the election was skewed in the former president's favour.
Hollande's call for more spending and economic growth has struck a chord with French voters.
Gallup International Association poll gives president Sarkisian’s party 44 per cent, while three main challengers alleged ‘machinations’ by ruling party in what – in contrast to 2008 – reportedly was a largely peaceful election.
The Freedom House report says the media environment in the Middle East and North Africa underwent major improvements in 2011, but remained the worst-performing part of the world.
Dissatisfaction with jobs is a global phenomenon and two-thirds of workers all over the world intend to look for another job in the near future, the survey concluded.