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Bulgaria is Sending Military Personnel in Kosovo

The government changed a decision from 14th November 2016 about dispatching servicemen from the armed forces of Bulgaria for a participation in a NATO operation in Kosovo (KFOR) in a composition of the intelligence and surveillance battalion.

Politics » Defense | July 19, 2017, Wednesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 7616

State Agency For National Security: 'No data on Bulgarians in Middle East Conflict Zone'

So far, State Agency for National Security (SANS) has no information that Bulgarian citizens are present in the conflict zone in the Middle East, reported bTV.

Politics » Defense | July 18, 2017, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 3458

15 Illegal Migrants Detained in the Region of Svilengrad

Bulgarian border authorities have detained 15 illegal migrants in the region of Svilengrad, reported bTV.

Politics » Defense | July 16, 2017, Sunday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3363

Italian Fighter Aircrafts Will Keep Our Airspace Safe

Three Italian fighters "Eurofighter typhoon" will guard the Bulgarian airspace along with the Bulgarian MiG-29 over the next three months.

Politics » Defense | July 14, 2017, Friday // 11:41 | Viewed: 7736

MPs Approved at 2nd Reading Amendments For Policemen to Get Compensation for Unprovided Uniforms

 The MPs approved at second reading amendments to the Interior Ministry law, whereby the policemen will get paid for uniforms they did not receive, reported BGNES.

Politics » Defense | July 13, 2017, Thursday // 12:41 | Viewed: 2948

'Swift Response 17' multi-national airborne training commences

The USA led 'Swift Response 17' airborne exercise will take place and hosts will be the countries of Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania.

Politics » Defense | July 13, 2017, Thursday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3289

USA Placed the First “Patriots” Missiles in Lithuania

The US installed an air defense system named Patriot missiles in Lithuania.

Politics » Defense | July 11, 2017, Tuesday // 11:49 | Viewed: 2753

‘Saber Guardian 2017’ Multinational Exercise Starts in Bulgaria

The biggest multinational exercise in the Black Sea region called ‘’Saber Guardian 2017’’ starts today at the Novo Selo military camp in Southern Bulgaria, reported BGNES.

Politics » Defense | July 11, 2017, Tuesday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3743

Bulgarian PM: 'New Combat Aircrafts Must be Bought, Not 2nd Hand Machines'

Talking to reporters in parliament, Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov stated that negotiations would be held with three countries for the purchase of combat aircraft for the Bulgarian air force, reported BNR.

Politics » Defense | July 7, 2017, Friday // 14:34 | Viewed: 5481

Hackers are Targeting Nuclear Power Plant Operators in the US

Unidentified hackers have been targeting the networks of companies responsible for operating nuclear power plants in the USA for the last two months, according to The New York Times.

Politics » Defense | July 7, 2017, Friday // 11:23 | Viewed: 9286

Heathrow Terminal 3 Evacuated Amid Reports of Fire Alarms

A series of social media users posted messages and photos of hundreds of travellers exiting the building at the airport in west London.

Politics » Defense | July 4, 2017, Tuesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 3226

Turkey is Going to Build its Own Airplane Carrier

The Turkish naval fleet will join the countries that have their own airplane carrier.

Politics » Defense | July 4, 2017, Tuesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 8701

Bomb Threat at Sofia Airport

Second fake call saying there is a bomb at Sofia Airport happened after the one from 23th of June.

Politics » Defense | July 4, 2017, Tuesday // 10:04 | Viewed: 9269

Twitter Can Predict Riots Faster than Police

A new study by Cardiff University has determined that Twitter can be used to identify dangerous situations up to an hour faster than police reports.

Politics » Defense | July 3, 2017, Monday // 16:22 | Viewed: 9045

The Nuclear Threat Around the World is Increasing

The nuclear threat around the world is becoming a very pressing issue no matter the fact that the number of weapons is decreasing.

Politics » Defense | July 3, 2017, Monday // 15:38 | Viewed: 24388

Serbia settles refugees in a western area populated with a Bulgarian community

Serbian authorities are planning to establish accomodations for refugees in the western territories which are known to be densely populated with Bulgarians.

Politics » Defense | July 3, 2017, Monday // 12:24 | Viewed: 9514

Hristo Smolenov, Antiterrorism Expert: Europe Behaves Like Victim, Attracting Aggressors

Europe behaves like a victim, which attracts aggressors, antiterrorism expert Hristo Smolenov told FOCUS Radio’s Good Morning Bulgaria in relation to frequent terrorist attacks.

Politics » Defense | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 3709

Champs-Elysees car attacker was on terror watchlist

A driver who attacked police on Paris's Champs-Elysees on Monday was a 31-year-old man who had been on a security watchlist since 2015 for membership of "the radical Islamist movement," sources close to the probe said.

Politics » Defense | June 20, 2017, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 53399

Minister Radev: Only 5 km left for the completion of the protection facility at the border between Bulgaria and Turkey

Minister Valentin Radev: Only 5 km left for the completion of the protection facility at the border protection facility between Bulgaria and Turkey.

Politics » Defense | June 17, 2017, Saturday // 14:52 | Viewed: 4349

Nikolay Nenkov Named Deputy Chairman of SANS

The government has named Nikolay Nenkov as deputy chairman of State Agency for National Security (SANS), the government’s press office said.

Politics » Defense | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 13235

Bulgarian Teams Take Part in Aerial Medical Evacuation Exercises in Germany

Teams from the Bulgarian Military Medical Academy took part in aerial medical evacuation exercises at the US training area in Hohenfels, Germany, jointly with military formations from USA, Poland, Romania, Lithuania, Great Britain and Albania, reported BN

Politics » Defense | June 12, 2017, Monday // 12:40 | Viewed: 14120
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