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Bulgaria takes over EU Presidency
12 : 07 PM - 01/01/2018
Brussels, Jan. 1 (BNA): Bulgaria today took over the six-month rotating Presidency of the European Union (EU) from Estonia for the first time since the ex-communist Balkan country became an EU member in January 2007.


The motto of the Bulgarian EU Presidency is "United We Stand Strong."
The Bulgarian authorities said that the new EU Presidency programme had four priorities, namely the Future of Europe and the Young People, Western Balkans, Security and Stability and Digital Economy.

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