THE NEW FRENCH AMBASSDOR PRESENTED IN SOFIA
H.E. Jean-Lu Cune-Delforge is the new French Ambassador to Bulgaria. He has been in the diplomatic service, and before receiving an approbation headed the consular department in the Foreign Ministry in Paris.Regarding the visa scandal which broke out during the mandate of the former French ambassador in Sofia - Diminique Chassard - Delforge said that France would be applying the zero tolerance formula. The Grench Government is investigating the visa scandal, and a punitive inquiry is going on into case, he informed. The diplomat condemns the term fauna, used by Rudi Demange - former head of the French Embassy's consular department in Sofia - in describing the Bulgarian citizens, waiting for French visas.