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Gen. Dunford: The US Loses its Military Superiority over Russia and China

America's military superiority over their rivals - China and Russia - is gradually blurring, says Gen.

Politics » Defense | November 17, 2017, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1374

Bulgaria Considering Boeing Super Hornets to Complement MiG-29s

The Bulgarian Air Force will look into buying Boeing F-18 Super Hornets following a review of competitors Saab, Lockheed Martin, and the consortium of European companies that make the Eurofighter Typhoon.

Politics » Defense | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:10 | Viewed: 1869

Russia Plans to Spend EUR 320 Billion for Arms for 10 Years

Next week, President Vladimir Putin will hold a series of meetings to co-ordinate the new state weapons program for the period 2018-2027, Kommersant said.

Politics » Defense | November 15, 2017, Wednesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1421

Patria Presents its Proposal for Local Production of a New Armored Vehicle to the Parliamentary Defense Committee

On February 14th, representatives of the Finnish company Patria, met with the MPs from the parliamentary defense committee at the National Assembly.

Politics » Defense | November 15, 2017, Wednesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 2492

Most of the EU's Member States Have Signed up to a Plan for Closer Defence Co-Operation

Most of the European Union's member states have signed up to a plan for closer defence co-operation.

Politics » Defense | November 13, 2017, Monday // 17:37 | Viewed: 1702

The White House was Briefly Blocked

The White House was briefly blocked after reports of "suspicious actions" at the northern fence of the presidential complex in central Washington, reported Associated Press.

Politics » Defense | November 4, 2017, Saturday // 11:18 | Viewed: 3356

Italy Ended with the Security of Bulgaria's Sky

Ceremony at the Graf Ignatievo Base marked the end of the joint mission of the tasks of airspace protection by the Bulgarian and Italian Air Force, reports sega.

Politics » Defense | November 1, 2017, Wednesday // 09:13 | Viewed: 2572

Stoltenberg: NATO Countries are within the Scope of the DPRK's Missiles

DPRK missiles can reach the territory of NATO countries, says NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, who is on a visit to Japan on October 29, reports bgnes.

Politics » Defense | October 29, 2017, Sunday // 10:49 | Viewed: 2938

Romania is Preparing to Buy a US Missile Defense System for USD 3.9 Billion

The Romanian Defense Ministry presented for public discussion the bill for the purchase of 7 systems for PRO Patriot from the US totaling USD 3.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 20:58 | Viewed: 4495

Putin Launched Four Ballistic Missiles

The President and Supreme Commander of the Russian Armed Forces, Vladimir Putin, attended the Strategic Nuclear Force management exercise.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 14:23 | Viewed: 4560

NATO will Discuss Building New Bases in November

NATO is currently reviewing its command structure, which will be discussed by military ministers at their November meeting.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 12:18 | Viewed: 4322

Deutsche Welle : Bulgarian Air Force Pilots Refuse to Fly Outdated MiG-29 Jets

Bulgaria's deputy defense minister confirmed on Tuesday that some military pilots will not take part in planned training this week.

Politics » Defense | October 25, 2017, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 3307

The Government Changes the Law of Residence of Allied Troops in Bulgaria

At its regular government meeting, which will be held this Tuesday, ministers will consider amendments to the law confirming the passage and residence of allied and foreign armed forces on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria, reports sega.

Politics » Defense | October 24, 2017, Tuesday // 13:11 | Viewed: 4193

Bulgaria is Joining the EU's Single Defense System

The Government adopted a decision on Bulgaria's accession to the joint notification to the Council of the European Union and the High Representative for Foreign Policy and Security Policy of the EU, which will initiate a procedure for the establishment of

Politics » Defense | October 24, 2017, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 2692

Some of the Pilots at Graf Ignatievo Air Base not Confident to Fly

Some of the pilots at Graf Ignatievo base have shown uncertainty for operation related primarily according to their assessment of inadequate training and insufficient flight hours.

Politics » Defense | October 24, 2017, Tuesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 4016

Bulgaria Plans to Spend 2.25 bln Euro on Defence, Security in 2018

Bulgaria plans to spend 4.

Politics » Defense | October 24, 2017, Tuesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 9842

The Interior Minister Declared the Fence on the Bulgaria-Turkey Border is 100% Finished

We have already built up 100% of the facility.

Politics » Defense | October 20, 2017, Friday // 14:26 | Viewed: 4612

Finland does not Exclude NATO Membership

Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini said in an interview with Russia's Kommersant that his country does not exclude joining NATO.

Politics » Defense | October 20, 2017, Friday // 12:19 | Viewed: 4834

A Broad-Format Meeting is Underway in Sofia Discussing Measures Against Radical Islam

A broad-format meeting is underway in Sofia discussing measures against radical Islam penetrating into Bulgaria.

Politics » Defense | October 19, 2017, Thursday // 14:56 | Viewed: 4150

Bulgaria to Seek Proposals on New F-16s, Eurofighter Typhoons

Bulgaria will ask for proposals from Portugal on providing new U.

Politics » Defense | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 18:04 | Viewed: 6060

The Border Fence with Turkey is Becoming Strategical Object of National Security

The Council of Ministers included the fence and obstacle facilities on the Bulgarian-Turkish border in the list of strategic sites of national security significance, BGNES reported.

Politics » Defense | October 18, 2017, Wednesday // 13:29 | Viewed: 4501
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