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UK, Germany Plan New Defence Agreement After Brexit

Great Britain and Germany are planning a new defence agreement after London launches Brexit, reported The Financial Times.

Politics » Defense | March 20, 2017, Monday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2173

Interior Minister: Migration pressure on Bulgarian-Turkish Border has been Declining

Bulgarian Interior Minister Plamen Uzunov has prepared a proposal to the government calling for inspection of the facilities at the Bulgarian-Turkish border, as well as the finances absorbed for their construction.

Politics » Defense | March 19, 2017, Sunday // 13:10 | Viewed: 2579

Bulgaria With Proposals To Supply Fighter Jets to Air Force

According to the Bulgarian Defence Ministry, Bulgaria has received three proposals to supply the country’s Air Force with fighter jets.

Politics » Defense | March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 08:27 | Viewed: 6154

NATO's Secretary General To Present Annual Report

NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will present his annual report.

Politics » Defense | March 13, 2017, Monday // 11:25 | Viewed: 3285

Bulgarian President Appoints Soviet-Era Agent as Defense Counsellor

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev has appointed a Cold War-era intelligence officer as his security and defense adviser.

Politics » Defense | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 09:57 | Viewed: 7644

Bulgaria's President, Govt Replace Acting Chief of Defense

Bulgarian Army Commander, Maj Gen Andrey Botsev, was formally proposed on Wednesday as the new Chief of Defense of the country's military.

Politics » Defense | March 1, 2017, Wednesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 3430

Vice Admiral Eftimov: No Increased NATO Presence in Black Sea Region

There is no increased presence of NATO’s forces in the Black Sea, stated interim head of defence Vice Admiral Emil Eftimov.

Politics » Defense | February 22, 2017, Wednesday // 14:17 | Viewed: 2600

Bulgaria's Radev: NATO Exercises in Black Sea No Threat To Tourism

The planned military training exercises of NATO in the Black Sea agreed at the meeting in Warsaw in July 2016 have nothing to do with the idea of the so-called Black Sea fleet.

Politics » Defense | February 22, 2017, Wednesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 3219

Bulgaria's DefMin Calls for Debate on Military Spending

A debate is needed on boosting Bulgaria's military expenditure in line with the country's NATO commitments, interim Defense Minister Stefan Yanev has said.

Politics » Defense | February 19, 2017, Sunday // 15:40 | Viewed: 3581

Bulgaria Under No Obligation To Increase Defence Budget

Interim Defence Minister Stefan Yanev does not accept as an ultimatum the demand of the US for increasing defence expenditures.

Politics » Defense | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 20:01 | Viewed: 8135

Europeans in NATO To Buy Aircraft, Submarines Jointly

European member-states of NATO agreed at a meeting of defence ministers in Brussels to purchase jointly aircraft and submarines.

Politics » Defense | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 3660

Bulgaria's Defense Ministry Denies Having Signed MiG-29 Repair Contract

No fighter jet repair contract has been signed between Bulgaria and Russian aircraft company MiG over the past months, the Defense Ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Defense | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 10:39 | Viewed: 2601

US Military To Be Deployed to Novo Selo Training Ground

A company from the 3rd armed brigade from Fort Carson, Colorado with the US Land Forces will be deployed to the Novo Selo Training Ground.

Politics » Defense | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 8264

Court Tells Election Commission to Register Barekov’s Party Under Name of His Choice

The Supreme Administrative Court has instructed the Central Election Commission (CEC) to register the party of European deputy Nikolay Barekov for the upcoming snap elections on March 26 with the name he chooses himself.

Politics » Defense | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 2413

Bulgaria 'Signed Fighter Jets Repair Deal' with Russia's MiG

Bulgaria has signed with Russian aircraft company MiG a deal to have its fighter jets refurbished, the company's Director General has said.

Politics » Defense | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:10 | Viewed: 2902

NATO Plans Increased Military Presence in Black Sea Region

European member-states and Canada have increased defence expenditures by 3.

Politics » Defense | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 18:01 | Viewed: 7444

NATO 'Extremely Important' to Bulgaria

NATO is of exceptional important to Bulgaria and Sofia backs all defense and deterrence effort of the alliance, President Rumen Radev has said.

Politics » Defense | January 31, 2017, Tuesday // 13:44 | Viewed: 3426

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: 8339

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: 2974

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: 3554

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: 3841
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