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US Tanks Start Arriving in Poland

US tanks and armoured fighting vehicles have started arriving in Poland.

Politics » Defense | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 16:19 | Viewed: 13886

Bulgaria's Govt Proposes Vice Admiral Eftimov for Temporary Chief of Defence

The government has proposed to the President of the Republic of Bulgaria to issue a decree appointing Vice Admiral Emil Eftimov as temporary chief of defence until a permanent chief is appointed, but for a period no longer than one year, reported the gove

Politics » Defense | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 3583

Bulgaria's FM Dismisses Syria Arms Trade Allegations

Bulgaria's outgoing Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has denied that the country might have exported any arms and ammunition to Syria.

Politics » Defense | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 11:28 | Viewed: 4051

Prosecution Launches Probe over 'Bulgarian Arms in Aleppo'

The Regional Prosecution of Gorna Oryahovitsa has launched a probe into reports of Bulgarian firearms and ammunition being found in a warehouse in Aleppo in northern Syria.

Politics » Defense | December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 23:38 | Viewed: 4350

Bulgarian Arms Found in Aleppo 'Raise Questions' - Russia

Bulgaria has comfortably preferred to leave export of military output to third countries "unregulated," Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova has said.

Politics » Defense | December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 07:36 | Viewed: 9958

Russia Criticises USA-Poland Agreement on Purchase of Long-Range Missiles

The Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to NATO Alexander Grushko has criticised the recent agreement signed between Poland and the USA for the purchase of long-range ballistic missiles, reported Radio Poland, cited by Focus agency.

Politics » Defense | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 13:16 | Viewed: 8418

Bulgarian Govt Proposes Chief of Defense's Dismissal

The Bulgarian government has formally proposed to the President to dicharge Gen Constantin Popov as the Bulgarian Armed Forces' Chief of Defense.

Politics » Defense | December 21, 2016, Wednesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 3423

Enhanced Security Measures Introduced Along Bulgaria's Borders, Military Sites

Increased security measures have been introduced along Bulgaria’s borders and at military sites, announced the chief of defence General Konstantin Popov at Novo Selo.

Politics » Defense | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 3249

Bulgaria's DefMin 'Was Subject to Wiretapping'

Outgoing Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev has expressed concern at "secret information" that Bulgaria services may have obtained by wiretapping his convesations.

Politics » Defense | December 9, 2016, Friday // 07:28 | Viewed: 3432

Bulgaria's Chief of Defense Steps Down over President-Elect

Chief of Defense Gen Constantin Popov is resigning, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Defense | December 2, 2016, Friday // 12:51 | Viewed: 4359

Bulgaria's Outgoing Govt Approves BGN 54.6 for MiG-29 Maintenance

The outgoing government has approved the financing of the project for ensuring the flight efficiency of the MiG-29 fighter jets.

Politics » Defense | November 23, 2016, Wednesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 4444

Bulgaria's Defence Minister Indicted for MiG-29 Contracts for EUR 3,773,000

According to the Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office (SCPO), the initial indictment against Defence Minister Nenchev is that, in the period 05.

Politics » Defense | November 23, 2016, Wednesday // 13:28 | Viewed: 3771

NATO Training To Take Place in Lithuania

Lithuania will host NATO training sessions with the participation of about 4,000 soldiers from 11 countries from the alliance, reported TASS.

Politics » Defense | November 20, 2016, Sunday // 12:04 | Viewed: 6929

Bulgaria Purchases MiG-29 Engines from Russia

Bulgaria's Defense Ministry has signed a deal to acquire 10 MiG-29 engines from Russia, officials say.

Politics » Defense | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 12:46 | Viewed: 8665

Bulgaria's Govt Sends 10 More Troops to NATO Mission in Kosovo

The Bulgarian government has given the green light to a deployment of 10 troops to a mission of NATO in Kosovo.

Politics » Defense | November 9, 2016, Wednesday // 14:08 | Viewed: 4359

USA To Deploy 6,000 Troops in Europe

The USA will deploy nearly 6,000 troops in Europe this winter, announced the US Department of Defense.

Politics » Defense | November 4, 2016, Friday // 12:17 | Viewed: 4686

NATO Extends Aegean Sea Operation Despite Turkey’s Reluctance

The Defence Ministers of NATO have decided that the operation of the alliance in the Aegean Sea should be extended and that a new operation must begin within two weeks in the central part of the Mediterranean, announced at a press conference NATO’s Genera

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2016, Thursday // 21:45 | Viewed: 5001

NATO Undertakes Largest Deployment Around Russia Since Cold War End

At the meeting of the defence ministers of NATO countries on Wednesday, the UK undertook the obligation to send fighter jets to Romania in 2017, while the USA promised Poland military forces, tanks and artillery - the biggest deployment of the alliance at

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2016, Thursday // 16:28 | Viewed: 8650

Bulgaria to Take Part in NATO Mediterranean Operation

Bulgaria will send a frigate to NATO's Operation Sea Guardian in the Mediterranean Sea, Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev has said.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2016, Thursday // 07:43 | Viewed: 8485

Bulgaria to Sign NATO Cybersecurity Memorandum

Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev is set to attend a meeting of defense ministers in Brussels and sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cybersecurity.

Politics » Defense | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 10:11 | Viewed: 8914

Bulgarian MPs Demand Clarity on Fighter Jets Tender

Several lawmakers in Bulgaria are demanding that the Defense Minister comment on reports that the criteria for the acquisition of new multirole fighter aircraft have been altered.

Politics » Defense | October 23, 2016, Sunday // 16:18 | Viewed: 8876
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