Ambassador

    • Borrell condemns Venezuela's expulsion of EU ambassador

      Borrell condemns Venezuela's expulsion of EU ambassador

      The EU's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell condemned on Tuesday the expulsion of the EU's ambassador from Caracas, DPA reported. The move taken by the Venezuelan president was in response to sanctions issued against individuals from the South American country. On Monday, the European Council added 11 Venezuelans to the sanctions list for "undermining democracy and rule of law." The sanctions include travel bans and asset freezes.

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    • Pardew article written under Prokopiev’s carbon copy

      Pardew article written under Prokopiev’s carbon copy

      Whatever anyone tells you, just know that they are talking about money. This advice by the American novelist, screenplay writer, essayist and Nobel laureate for literature John Steinbeck is the best description for the opinion piece authored by former US ambassador to Sofia James Pardew for The Hill and entitled “Trump and Bulgaria: Attacks on free media damage democracy”.

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    • Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador

      Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador

      Saudi Arabia declared Canada’s Ambassador Dennis Horak as persona non grata on Monday and has ordered him to leave the kingdom within 24 hours. Riyadh also recalled its own envoy from the North American country and announced it is freezing all new business and investment transactions with Canada, after the government in Ottawa expressed concerns over recent arrests of women’s rights activists in the kingdom.

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