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Balkans and Black Sea in Focus of Massive US European Defender Military Exercise

The Army is concentrating this year’s major European Defender exercise on training for high-end warfare in the Balkans and the Black Sea, the service’s top general there said last week.

Politics » Defense | February 10, 2021, Wednesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 3036

Bulgarian Pilots Will Be Trained in US to Operate F-16 Fighter Jets

Two military pilots will join the second and third groups that are earmarked to go to the US to be trained to pilot F-16 fighter jets, said Deputy Defense Minister Atanas Zapryanov at the sitting of the parliamentary defense committee.

Politics » Defense | January 14, 2021, Thursday // 16:26 | Viewed: 2427

Bulgarian Task Forces Will Have New Combat Vehicles

A contract with the Bulgarian company SAMEL-90 AD for the acquisition of combat vehicles for Bulgarian task forces will be signed at the Ministry of Defense today.

Politics » Defense | December 8, 2020, Tuesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2777

Salary Increase of Bulgarian Police Officers Remains 15 Percent

Fifteen percent will remain the increase in salaries in the Ministry of Interior in 2021, said Interior Minister Hristo Terziiski after the end of the Social Partnership Council.

Politics » Defense | November 19, 2020, Thursday // 17:25 | Viewed: 3209

UK Announces Biggest Military Investment since Cold War

 Britain is set to increase its defence budget by 16.

Politics » Defense | November 19, 2020, Thursday // 10:52 | Viewed: 2529

Turkey Does Not Plan to Close Down Border with Bulgaria

 

Politics » Defense | November 18, 2020, Wednesday // 12:19 | Viewed: 3269

PM Borissov: Bulgaria May Purchase Eight More F-16 Block 70 Aircrafts From Lockheed Martin

"The acquisition of the F-16 Block 70 aircraft is not just a purchase, but an expression of Bulgaria's desire for irreversible modernization of its armed forces in order to achieve real interoperability with other NATO member states.

Politics » Defense | September 29, 2020, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 4287

General Emil Tonev is the New Head of Bulgaria's National Service for Protection

President Rumen Radev wished the newly appointed head of the NSO, Brigadier General Emil Tonev, the will and strength to reform and modernize the National Service for Protection.

Politics » Defense | August 28, 2020, Friday // 16:53 | Viewed: 3539

Another 1,000 US Troops to be Send to Poland

The United States and Poland have completed negotiations on an agreement on expanded defense cooperation, under which another 1,000 US troops will be sent to Poland, Pentagon chief Mark Esper said.

Politics » Defense | August 4, 2020, Tuesday // 01:05 | Viewed: 2823

US Troops to be Send to Bulgaria and Romania

Washington may send troops to Bulgaria and Romania as part of the redistribution of US forces in Europe.

Politics » Defense | August 1, 2020, Saturday // 20:16 | Viewed: 14072

Terrorist Attack Was Prevented in Russia

Tajik national Odil Kayumov was prepping to commit a terror attack in Moscow very soon before he was neutralized by security service officers, according to a source in the law enforcement agencies.

Politics » Defense | July 28, 2020, Tuesday // 00:50 | Viewed: 3320

US Military Helicopters Will Fly Over Bulgaria

Helicopters of the US Army will fly over Bulgaria on July 24 and 25, the Ministry of Defense announced.

Politics » Defense | July 23, 2020, Thursday // 23:13 | Viewed: 4005

Bulgarian Army Reaches the Highest Level of Confidence in a Decade

The Bulgarian army has reached the highest level of confidence in a decade, according to a Gallup International survey.

Politics » Defense | July 22, 2020, Wednesday // 21:03 | Viewed: 3094

Bulgarian Defence Minister Karakachanov: There Is No Delay for the New F-16 Due to the Coronavirus crisis

US Ambassador Herro Mustafa, Romanian Ambassador Ion Galea and Georgian Ambassador Tamara Liluashvili, along with Bulgaria's Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov and the Chief of Defense, Admiral Emil Eftimov, visited the Naval Coordination Element for

Politics » Defense | July 20, 2020, Monday // 19:20 | Viewed: 3782

Bulgarian Head of National Service for Protection Krasimir Stanchev Resigns

The head of the National Security Service, Gen.

Politics » Defense | July 10, 2020, Friday // 17:24 | Viewed: 3757

Bulgarian PM Borissov and the Minister of Defense Attended the Celebration of the Plovdiv Garrison

"The special forces are the army we rely on the most.

Politics » Defense | July 4, 2020, Saturday // 12:48 | Viewed: 3530

See Which European Countries are Opening Their Borders Today

The European Commission has encouraged all internal border restrictions to be lifted as of today, but a relatively small number of countries have announced that they will reopen fully and without restrictions.

Politics » Defense | June 15, 2020, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 6591

Turkey Declared 20 km Border near Bulgaria for a Prohibited Military Zone

An area of ​​20 square kilometers in the Thracian region of Turkey near the border with Bulgaria has been declared a prohibited military zone of the 2nd degree, BTA reported.

Politics » Defense | May 28, 2020, Thursday // 13:44 | Viewed: 8805

Law Changes in Bulgaria: 3 Years of Imprisonment , Fine to 10,000 BGN for Anyone Who Violates Rules against COVID-19

Bulgaria’s Parliament on March 13 voted to approve changes to the Penal Code and the law on health, which will be promulgated in the State Gazette tomorrow.

Politics » Defense | March 14, 2020, Saturday // 12:51 | Viewed: 20171

Minister Karakachanov: The United States has Given Bulgaria $87 Million for Military Equipment

For the term of the government from May 4, 2017 to the end of 2019, various types of defense products and related services were provided to the Bulgarian Army with grants from the US Government to the total value of $ 87,237,534.

Politics » Defense | March 13, 2020, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 6057

Expert: The NRA Data Leak Have Attracted the Attention of Hackers from around the World

Hacking attacks attempts against the National Revenue Agency (NRA) continue.

Politics » Defense | November 22, 2019, Friday // 12:17 | Viewed: 3856
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