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The Cabinet Will Decide Today on thе Participation of Bulgarian Armed Forces in Afghanistan

At its regular governmental meeting, the Council of Ministers will decide to discontinue the involvement of  troops from our armed forces in the operation of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan, reported BGNES.

Politics » Defense | July 26, 2017, Wednesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2929

Military Equipment from the Bulgarian and US Armed Forces to be Presented in Sofia

If you want to see American combat machines up close, go to the Military Academy “Georgi S.

Politics » Defense | July 25, 2017, Tuesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 6485

Interpol has a List of 173 Terrorists Planning Attacks in Europe

Interpol has compiled a list of 173 suicide bombers from the Islamic State that are preparing to make attacks in Europe, the Guardian said in a statement.

Politics » Defense | July 22, 2017, Saturday // 15:15 | Viewed: 6926

Novo Selo Training Polygon Hosted the Biggest Multinational Exercise Saber Guardian 2017

The Novo Selo Training polygon near Sliven, Southern Bulgaria, hosted a Distinguished Visitors’ Day at the biggest multinational exercise in the Black Sea region Saber Guardian 2017.

Politics » Defense | July 20, 2017, Thursday // 17:41 | Viewed: 7412

The Pentagon Criticized Turkey for Publishing Secret Military Information

The Pentagon voiced its concerns over Turkey after the state news agency of the country which is an ally to NATO published the locations of 10 US military posts in northern Syria.

Politics » Defense | July 20, 2017, Thursday // 11:15 | Viewed: 6313

18 International Trains Checked in Hungary, 2 of Them Heading for Romania due to Bomb Alert

The Hungarian police has started checks on international trains, following a bomb threat by phone, MTI informs, quoted by antena3.

Politics » Defense | July 20, 2017, Thursday // 10:30 | Viewed: 2848

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: 7503

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: 3334

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: 3286

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: 7675

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: 2844

'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: 3114

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: 2672

‘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: 3543

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: 5286

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: 9233

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: 3092

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: 8647

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: 8997

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: 8980

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: 24279
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