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The US Senate Approved a Huge Budget of USD 700 Billion for the Pentagon

With an unexpected majority, the US Senate has approved a bill defining the direction of the Ministry of Defense and providing it with USD 700 billion for 2018, reports CNN.

Politics » Defense | September 19, 2017, Tuesday // 11:09 | Viewed: 4260

Military Training near North Korea by China, Russia, the United States and South Korea

China and Russia have begun a naval military maneuver near North Korea, reports Reuters.

Politics » Defense | September 18, 2017, Monday // 14:20 | Viewed: 4207

The Turkish Army Organizes Military Exercises to the Border with Iraq

Just a week before the Iraqi Kurdistan Independence Referendum, the Turkish Army is organizing unexpected military exercises near the Iraqi border, daily Daily Sabah reports, referring to a statement from the Ankara Ministry of Defense.

Politics » Defense | September 18, 2017, Monday // 12:47 | Viewed: 3916

Bulgaria and Macedonia to Discuss Cooperation in the Military Sphere

Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov will discuss issues pertaining to bilateral cooperation in the military sphere with Macedonia’s Defence Minister Radmila Sekerinska in Skopje today, reported Mediapool.

Politics » Defense | September 18, 2017, Monday // 11:41 | Viewed: 4935

London Raised the Level of Terrorism Threat to Critical

Britain has raised to the maximum "critical" level for a terrorist threat in the country after the London Underground bombing.

Politics » Defense | September 16, 2017, Saturday // 13:45 | Viewed: 4367

MFA: No Information For Injured Bulgarian Citizens as a Result of the Terrorist Attack in London

 Embassy in London has asked local authorities for injured Bulgarian citizens in the ''Parsons Green'' incident in the British capital this morning, the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said, quoted by BGNES.

Politics » Defense | September 15, 2017, Friday // 15:28 | Viewed: 2426

South Korea Responded to the DPRK and Fired Two Missiles

Today's North Korea ballistic missile test has prompted a quick response from South Korea.

Politics » Defense | September 15, 2017, Friday // 14:04 | Viewed: 4431

Germany Reduces the Number of its Military Participating in NATO Exercises

German armed forces reduces the number of soldiers participating in NATO's trainings in eastern Europe this year.

Politics » Defense | September 14, 2017, Thursday // 12:58 | Viewed: 4514

15 US Marines were Injured after an Incident During a Training

Fifteen US Marines were injured, five of them critically after their attacking amphibious car ignited during a training, the France press reported, quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | September 14, 2017, Thursday // 11:52 | Viewed: 2283

Bulgarian Defense Minister: 'There is No Concrete Threat to Bulgaria'

Defense Minister Krassimir Karakachanov said there is no concrete threat to Bulgaria, but pointed out that tensions exist in some regions of Europe.

Politics » Defense | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 4024

Israeli Air Force Holds Large-scale Joint Exercise in Bulgaria

Israeli and Bulgarian air forces are holding a joint exercise over Bulgaria, the Xinhua news agency reported.

Politics » Defense | September 12, 2017, Tuesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 5392

Bulgaria will Participate in a Major NATO Exercise in Ukraine

NATO's large international based military command "Rapid-Trident-2017" started at the Yavorov polygon in the West Bank's Lviv region.

Politics » Defense | September 11, 2017, Monday // 12:41 | Viewed: 5540

Bulgarian and Italian Planes Started Joint Flight Training in Bulgaria

Bulgarian and Italian planes started training together.

Politics » Defense | September 7, 2017, Thursday // 15:02 | Viewed: 4748

Parliament will Still Discuss the Ecological Law after the President's Veto

MPs from the Environment and Water Committee will discuss the veto that President Rumen Radev has imposed on amendments to the Environmental Act, Nova TV reported.

Politics » Defense | September 7, 2017, Thursday // 12:11 | Viewed: 2031

Joint Bulgarian-Israeli Flight Training Collector's Item 17 will be Held in Bulgaria

Joint Bulgarian-Israeli Flight Training Collector's Item 17 will be held from 7 to 13 September in the airspace of the Republic of Bulgaria, reported BGNES.

Politics » Defense | September 7, 2017, Thursday // 10:14 | Viewed: 3045

Bulgaria Defence Minister will Meet in Tallinn with his Counterparts of the EU Countries

Deputy Prime Minister for Public Order and Security and Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov will take part in the Informal Meeting of Defense Ministers of the EU Member States in Tallinn on September 7, during the Estonian EU Council presidency.

Politics » Defense | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 4170

Albania has Received Humvee Military Jeeps from the United States

The Albanian Defense Ministry said the United States has secured the first Humvee military jeeps designed to reinforce Albanian army capabilities, the Associated Press reported.

Politics » Defense | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 4925

The Army Could Participate in Guarding the European Presidency of Bulgaria

Minister of Defense Krasimir Karakachanov is ready to take the army on the street in peacetime for the EU Presidency from January 1st.

Politics » Defense | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 3928

Igor Dodon Banned the Participation of Moldovan Soldiers in Teachings in Ukraine

Moldovan President Igor Dodon has banned the participation of the country's military personnel in the multinational military exercises Rapid trident, which will be held from September 7 to 23 in Ukraine, writes Nezavisimaya Gazeta, quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | September 6, 2017, Wednesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 3801

Israel Begins the Largest Military Exercises in 19 Years

The Israeli army begins the largest military exercise in 19-year around the northern border, during which tens of thousands of soldiers will work out variants of a military campaign against the Lebanese Hezbollah movement.

Politics » Defense | September 5, 2017, Tuesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 34650

Turkey has Detained 81 Migrants on the Border with Bulgaria in the Last 3 Days

In the Turkish province of Kirklareli, a total of 81 illegal migrants have been captured before crossing the border illegally, the Haberler electronic edition quoted by Sega as saying.

Politics » Defense | September 4, 2017, Monday // 10:47 | Viewed: 5005
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