Visit of Sergei Stanishev, Bulgarian Prime Minister, to José Manuel Barroso
End production: 05/03/2009 First transmission: 05/03/2009
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, met with Sergei Stanishev, Bulgarian Prime Minister, on 5 March 2009 in Brussels, to speak about the national Bulgarian recovery plan for the economy and the funds that this country will receive from the EU especially in order to build new infrastructures and energy interconnections. Regarding the last conflicts between Russia and Ukraine, José Manuel Barroso reminded that another conflict which affects the gas supply to Europe would damage the credibility of both countries.
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||Exterior view of the Commission Berlaymont building
||Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Sergei Stanishev, Bulgarian Prime Minister, and round table (2 shots)