Bulgaria Welcomes Macedonia
by Sofia News Agency
Bulgaria's Prime minister Sergey Stanishev has welcomed his Macedonian counterpart Nikola Gruevski at an official ceremony in Sofia on Wednesday.
The event was followed by a meeting between the two officials, which took place in the Council of Ministries building.
PM Gruevski has also conferred with Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov and the parliamentary Speaker Georgi Pirinski.
Bulgaria's EU Affairs Minister Gergana Grancharova has conferred with Macedonia's Deputy PM Gabriela Konevska-Trajkovska.
Macedonian delegation is to depart Sofia in the early afternoon hours.