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Washington, DC - The Secretary of State of the United States of America John F. Kerry and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria Daniel Mitov today reaffirmed the strong strategic partnership between the United States and the Republic of Bulgaria and discussed a broad spectrum of issues, including regional and global political and security challenges; defense and security cooperation; energy security and diversification; and the rule of law. They agreed to continue to collaborate through working groups focused on the following areas:

In recognition of this expanded partnership, deepened bilateral ties, and a broad shared agenda, they agreed to establish a United States-Bulgaria strategic dialogue, which will include regular meetings in Washington and Sofia to discuss and make further progress on the range of bilateral, regional and global issues on which the United States and Bulgaria have a shared interest.