(DF) President Radev to Attend Moscow Victory Day Parade at Russian President's Invitation

February 18 (BTA) - Bulgarian President Rumen Radev has accepted an invitation by his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to attend the May 9 observances in Moscow, his press secretariat said on Tuesday. President Radev initiated a phone conversation with Russian President Putin in connection with the bilateral negotiations on the prices of Russian natural gas deliveries for Bulgaria. "I hope that through political will on both sides we'll achieve mutually beneficial prices and terms for the deliveries of natural gas from Russia to Bulgaria," said Radev. President Radev voiced satisfaction that his talk with Russian President Putin at the Saint Petersburg Economic Forum in June 2019 was a strong impetus in that direction. Russian President Putin said he expected a positive development and a mutually beneficial decision in these negotiations. RI/PP //