• President-elect Rumen Radev Takes Oath of Office in Parliament

    Sofia, January 19 (BTA) – Bulgaria’s newly elected President and Vice President, Rumen Radev and Iliana Iotova, took the oath of office in the National Assembly on Thursday. Radev said: “EU and NATO membership is a strategic choice which must not be questioned.” He stressed that effective membership requires an awareness and consistent protection of the national interest in both families. Bulgaria’s foreign policy should be formulated inside the country and defended abroad, not vice versa; it should be open to the world and win friends and partners, not enemies, he said. More…1901