For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
September 1, 2005
President to Welcome Bulgarian President Purvanov to the White House
President Bush will welcome Bulgarian President Georgi Purvanov for a meeting at the White House on October 17, 2005. Bulgaria is a close friend and NATO ally which has made significant contributions to supporting democracy and security in Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Balkans. The President and President Purvanov will discuss a range of issues on the transatlantic agenda, including our common commitment to working together to advance freedom in Europe and beyond.
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