site.btaZelenskyy Thanks Bulgaria for Lifting Ban on Ukrainian Farm Imports
"I am grateful to Bulgaria for its decision not to prolong restrictions on Ukraine’s agricultural exports after September 15th," Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy tweeted on Thursday. “I thank PM Nikolai Denkov and his team, as well as Bulgarian parliamentarians who supported this move. Bulgaria sets an example of true solidarity," the Ukrainian leader added.
Earlier in the day, Bulgaria's Parliament voted, 124-69 with 8 abstentions, to lift the ban on the import of wheat, maize, rape and sunflower seed originating from Ukraine, effective September 16, 2023.