Vladimir Mitev is a Bulgarian Romanian-speaking and Persian-speaking journalist. He is the founder of the Bulgarian-Romanian blog “The Bridge of Friendship”, as well as the founder of the Bulgarian-Romanian-Persian blog “The Persian Bridge of Friendship”. Both media promote mutual acquaintance and understanding in Southeastern Europe and between Europe and the Iranian cultural space respectively. Vladimir is correspondent of Radio Romania for Bulgaria and is an editor at the Romanian section of Radio Bulgaria. Together with Malgorzata Kulbaczewska-Figat and Veronika Sušová-Salminen, Vladimir forms the editorial team of the multilanguage site Cross-Border Talks and is a co-host of its podcast on international relations and social issues.