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Bulgaria Expects this Tear to Reach Defense Spending Equal to 1.56% of GDP

This year, Bulgaria is expected to achieve defense spending equal to 1.

Politics » Defense | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 639

The Mission of the 36th Bulgarian Military Contingent in Afghanistan has Began

At an official ceremony in Kandahar Afghanistan, the 36th Bulgarian Military Contingent accepted the implementation of NATO's mission "Resolute Support".

Politics » Defense | July 16, 2018, Monday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1236

Trump Claims Victory after Forcing NATO Crisis Talks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.

Politics » Defense | July 12, 2018, Thursday // 14:53 | Viewed: 1826

NATO Insists Georgia will Join, Despite Separatist Challenge

BRUSSELS — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg is insisting that Georgia will one day join the world's biggest security alliance, despite separatist ambitions in parts of the former Soviet republic.

Politics » Defense | July 12, 2018, Thursday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1532

Canada Extends NATO Mission in Latvia, Adds more Troops

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada is extending its NATO commitment in Latvia by another four years to March 2023 and will boost the number of troops in the country to 540 from the current 455 in a show of ongoing solidarity with the a

Politics » Defense | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1820

The Interior Minister: Bulgaria is Perhaps the most Secure Place on the Balkans

Bulgaria is stable and perhaps the most secure place on the Balkans.

Politics » Defense | July 5, 2018, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 3212

The United States Intends to Deploy Modernized Nuclear Weapons in Europe

The US Congressional Budget Office has reported that the Pentagon plans to allocate about 25 billion dollars for the modernization of tactical nuclear forces in the next thirty years.

Politics » Defense | July 4, 2018, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 3639

Military Intelligence: There is no Danger of Refugee Flows to Bulgaria

There is no danger of refugee flows to Bulgaria, Brigadier General Plamen Angelov, the head of our military intelligence, said, quoted by the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Defense | June 29, 2018, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 3162

Over BGN 50 Million Needed for the Repair the Bulgarian Army's Helicopters

Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov has introduced the government with an estimate of the funds needed to repair the helicopters on the ground.

Politics » Defense | June 21, 2018, Thursday // 20:27 | Viewed: 3530

Eight Countries will Participate in the largest NATO Military Exercise in Bulgaria

This year's largest military exercise on Bulgarian territory, SABER JUNCTION 18, will be held in September and will involve eight NATO countries.

Politics » Defense | June 13, 2018, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 10268

Turkey has Completed the Construction of a 764-kilometer Concrete Wall on the Syrian Border

Turkey has completed the construction of a 764-kilometer (475-mile) concrete wall along its border with Syria, according to a Turkish official on Saturday

Politics » Defense | June 10, 2018, Sunday // 18:19 | Viewed: 5573

The Bulgarian Army will have New Combat Equipment

Parliament gave a "green light" for the purchase of new combat equipment.

Politics » Defense | June 8, 2018, Friday // 14:00 | Viewed: 8612

Aleksandar Vucic: "We have been Warned - if we Send Soldiers to Kosovo..."

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said this on Tuesday in Belgrade.

Politics » Defense | June 6, 2018, Wednesday // 12:11 | Viewed: 2556

Qatar Seeks Full Membership in NATO

OHA (Sputnik) - Qatar considers the option of NATO membership, as the country effectively cooperates with the alliance, Qatari Defense Minister Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah said.

Politics » Defense | June 6, 2018, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 3212

Jens Stoltenberg: If Iran Invades Israel, NATO will not intervene

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the Alliance would not help Israel in the case of an attack by Iran, the Washington-based Washington Examiner newspaper reported and were quoted by the Bulgarian FOCUS News Agency.

Politics » Defense | June 4, 2018, Monday // 00:59 | Viewed: 2951

Police Captured 23 Illegal Migrants on the Border with Greece

23 illegal migrants were captured on Saturday at Kapitan Petko Voyvoda, on the border with Greece.

Politics » Defense | June 3, 2018, Sunday // 12:34 | Viewed: 3799

Montenegro's Airspace will be Protected by NATO from June 5

From June 5, Montenegro's airspace will be protected by NATO, and the first countries to carry out patrols will be Greece and Italy, according to Skopje electronic edition "New Macedonia", quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | May 30, 2018, Wednesday // 10:14 | Viewed: 2588

The Guardian: Sweden Distributes 'Be Prepared for War' Leaflet to all 4.8m Homes

The Swedish government has begun sending all 4.

Politics » Defense | May 22, 2018, Tuesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 2932

Russia Poses no threat to Baltic Republics - Czech Officials


Politics » Defense | May 21, 2018, Monday // 10:04 | Viewed: 3290

US Fighters have Intercepted Two Russian Strategic Bombers near Alaska

SputnikNews - Regular air patrols by Russian planes over neutral waters in seas and oceans around the world are carried out in strict accordance with international regulations on the use of airspace.

Politics » Defense | May 12, 2018, Saturday // 12:29 | Viewed: 7345

Near Our Border with Turkey 37 Migrants Were Caught While They Were Trying to Cross It without Any Documents

The gendarmerie caught 37 undocumented migrants on Sunday, preparing to cross illegally the border, BTA reported.

Politics » Defense | May 7, 2018, Monday // 14:25 | Viewed: 4597
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