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Bulgaria Expels 95 Foreigners on Security Grounds in 2018

The Bulgarian State Agency for National Security (SANS), the country’s counterintelligence and counterterrorism service, deported 95 foreigners in 2018, according to its annual report released on Thursday, reports Xinhua.

Politics » Defense | May 19, 2019, Sunday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2795

The EU Reports a 3-4% Rise in Defense Spending Over the Past Two Years

The EU Council today reported a rise in defense spending over the past two years.

Politics » Defense | May 15, 2019, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2806

Germany's Intelligence Warns of 'Islamic State' Attacks

It was the first time Thomas Haldenwang, president of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, or BfV, had hosted his agency's traditional symposium, reported DW.

Politics » Defense | May 14, 2019, Tuesday // 11:53 | Viewed: 2848

Moscow Warns of the Deployment of US Nuclear Weapons in Europe

The United States is preparing for its use, said the Director of the Non-Proliferation and Arms Control of the Russian MFA, quoted by NOVA TV.

Politics » Defense | May 14, 2019, Tuesday // 10:16 | Viewed: 4102

Erik Rubin: Bulgaria will Get the most Advanced Aircraft at the best Possible Price

Bulgaria will receive the most advanced combat aircraft at the best possible price.

Politics » Defense | May 7, 2019, Tuesday // 19:16 | Viewed: 2646

Over 1000 Military and 58 War Machines at the Parade on 6 May in Sofia

Traditionally, the Day of Bravery and the celebration of the Bulgarian Army - May 6 will be celebrated with a military parade in Sofia.

Politics » Defense | May 5, 2019, Sunday // 10:44 | Viewed: 3945

On the Eve of Pope Francis' Visit: Strict Security Measures in Sofia (Overview)

Hours remain until Pope Francis' visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 22:13 | Viewed: 2328

10% Increase in Military Wages From 2020

Minister Karakachanov congratulated the contingents for the Day of Courage, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 21:48 | Viewed: 2592

Bulgarian Delegation will Negotiate in Washington for F-16

Our delegation travels to Washington on May 7 to negotiate the acquisition of a new type of combat aircraft for the Bulgarian Army, Defense Minister Krassimir Karakachanov announced.

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 17:01 | Viewed: 5421

Thе Bulgarian Military Equipment Is In Critical Condition and Endangers the Life of the Personnel

23% of the armoured vehicles (48% of which are tanks), 80% of the aviation equipment and 10% of the ships that are in service at the Bulgarian army are malfunctioning, learned BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 10:47 | Viewed: 2216

Military Bands Parade at National Palace of Culture Tonight to Mark Army Day

On the eve of the Day of Saint George the Victorious, the Day of Valour and the Bulgarian Army (6th of May), musicians from the representative military bands of the Bulgarian Army will perform in joint concerts on the occasion of the celebrations, reports

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 10:44 | Viewed: 2439

Flypast will Mark Bulgarian Army Day

Aircrafts and helicopters of the Bulgarian Air Forces perform training flights for the military parade, which will take place on 6th of May, the Day of Valour and the Bulgarian Army, reports BNT.

Politics » Defense | May 4, 2019, Saturday // 10:41 | Viewed: 4737

Bulgarian and Croatian Defense Ministers Agree to Update Bilateral Co-operation Agreement

The defense ministers of Bulgaria and Croatia have agreed to update the bilateral co-operation agreement, reported BTA.

Politics » Defense | May 3, 2019, Friday // 16:35 | Viewed: 3004

The 38th Bulgarian Contingent of the NATO Leaves For the International Resolute Support Mission

Deputy Minister of Defence Atanas Zapryanov and Deputy Chief of Defence Lieutenant General Dimitar Iliev will take part in today’s send-off ceremony of the 38th contingent of the Armed Forces that will participate in NATO’s Resolute Support Mission in Afg

Politics » Defense | May 3, 2019, Friday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2581

Migration Pressure on Bulgarian Border with Greece Increases

Migrants' attempts to illegally enter Bulgaria across the border with Greece increased in 2018 and the trend continued, an official said here on Thursday, reports Xinhua.

Politics » Defense | May 3, 2019, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 5025

Bulgaria Will Send the 38th contingent of the Armed Forces to Participate in NATO's Mission in Afghanistan "Resolute Support"

With a solemn ceremony on May 2, Bulgaria will send the 38th contingent of the armed forces to participate in NATO's mission in Afghanistan "Resolute Support".

Politics » Defense | May 1, 2019, Wednesday // 19:05 | Viewed: 2634

In 2018, Military Spending in the World Has Reached its Highest Level in Three Decades According to SIPRI's Yearbook

Global military spending last year reached its highest level in three decades, with the largest share in the US and China, according to the annual report of the Swedish research institute SIPRI.

Politics » Defense | April 29, 2019, Monday // 16:44 | Viewed: 2264

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence Opens the Bids for a Multi-patrol Vessel

The replies of states sent following a request by the Ministry of Defense to submit a proposal on the project to acquire two multi-functional modular patrol vessels for the Navy will be opened on Monday, April 22, in the Solemn Hall of the Ministry of Def

Politics » Defense | April 22, 2019, Monday // 10:10 | Viewed: 5274

Fincantieri, Two Others Bid in Bulgarian Patrol Ship Tender

Italy’s Fincantieri, German shipyard Luerssen and Bulgaria’s MTG Dolphin have submitted bids in a 984 million levs ($570 million) tender to build two patrol ships for the Bulgarian navy, a defence ministry spokesman said on Wednesday, reports Reuters.

Politics » Defense | April 17, 2019, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 4628

By the End of 2018, the Military Troops Arrived in the Bulgaria Army were More than those who Left

At the end of last year, for the first time in the last years, the troops arrived in the Bulgarian Army were more than those wo left.

Politics » Defense | April 17, 2019, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3441

Lockheed Martin Promised a Base for Repairs to the F-16 in Bulgaria

Lockheed Martin will open a base for maintenance, partial and complete renovation (MRO facility) in Bulgaria, said Jim Robinson, "International Business Development for the F-16 in the US company.

Politics » Defense | April 11, 2019, Thursday // 15:35 | Viewed: 7149
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