Romania's President is on a visit to Sofia

“We share a common responsibility for peace in the region. Schengen is a shared priority objective for the two countries,” Bulgaria's President Rumen Radev said after meeting with his Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis who is on a visit to Sofia. 

“We shall consolidate our efforts to remove our barrier to Schengen, towards our speedier collective accession,” President Radev said.

Radev and Iohannis signed a political declaration on raising bilateral cooperation to the level of strategic partnership.