Business

Lifestyle

Politics

Society

Sports

Home » Politics

It’s decided – the bulgarian rangers in Iraq are coming home

Submitted on Thursday, 13 November 2008No Comment
It’s decided – the bulgarian rangers in Iraq are coming home

The government approved the official report that marks the end of the bulgarian mission in Iraq, said the prime minister Sergey Stanishev during a conference today.

The report was proposed for counsel by the vice premier Ivailo Kalfin and the minister of defence Nikolay Tsonev today. According to the decision of the National assembly, by December 31st the Bulgarian mission in Iraq ends.

The vice premier Ivailo Kalfin explained that during the 5 years of Bulgarian participation, 97 buildings worth 2,67 million dollars have been constructed or rebuilt. These money are part of the budget of the multinational forces in Iraq.

For the five years of participation, Bulgaria spent over 155 million leva for the mission in Iraq. The minister Nikolay Tsonev said, that the rangers will be back in Bulgaria with two flights between December 15th and 20th.

Popularity: 1%

Share and Enjoy:
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • Facebook
  • Mixx
  • Google Bookmarks
  • email
  • Technorati
  • Live
  • MySpace
  • Reddit
  • StumbleUpon
  • Twitter
  • Wikio

Leave your response!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.

More news from Politics

» Dilma Rousseff - a Bulgarian immigrant daughter - is the new President of Brazil
» 30 000 Bulgarian citizenship applications approved in 2010
» Bulgaria will support the unified commission of the EU for swine flu vaccine delivery
» Tsvetanov is a full-fledged politician
» Nadejda Mihailova for EU commissioner