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Washington is Preparing a New Strategy for National Security

The administration of President Donald Trump intends to present a new US security strategy in the coming weeks, the Wall Street Journal quoted him as saying.

Politics » Defense | December 4, 2017, Monday // 11:45 | Viewed: 2449

South Korea and the United States Began their Biggest Military Exercises

South Korea and the United States have begun their largest joint air force exercises so far.

Politics » Defense | December 4, 2017, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2648

France Should Know that Iran's Missiles Are Not Negotiable

France should know that Iran’s missile program is not an issue that can be negotiated, Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman, Bahram Qassemi, said in an interview with state media on Monday, quoted by Reuters.

Politics » Defense | December 4, 2017, Monday // 10:05 | Viewed: 2263

Bulgaria, Albania and Macedonia Started a Process For Building a Common Security Platform

After the plenary and bilateral meetings which were held in Ohrid and which were  initiated by the Adriatic Charter,  between the defense ministers of Bulgaria, Albania and the Republic of Macedonia, they started a process for building a common security p

Politics » Defense | December 2, 2017, Saturday // 13:18 | Viewed: 3540

Times of Israel: Iran Denies Bulgaria PM Entry into Airspace en Route to Saudi Arabia

Bulgaria said Wednesday that an aircraft taking its prime minister and former king to Saudi Arabia was denied permission by Iran to enter its airspace, forcing them to fly via Iraq.

Politics » Defense | November 30, 2017, Thursday // 10:37 | Viewed: 2682

Bulgaria will Cooperate with the UK on Defense Strategy

The government approved the draft Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministries of Defense of Bulgaria and the UK on mutual logistic support, the press service of the Cabinet announced.

Politics » Defense | November 22, 2017, Wednesday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3197

Patria Delivers a New Version of AMVXP to Slovakia as a Part of a Joint Slovak-Finnish 8x8 Vehicle Development Program

The Slovak and Finnish Ministries of Defense have agreed on a joint 8x8 infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) development program, and Patria has been selected to deliver a new prototype version of AMVXP 8x8 chassis as part of the program.

Politics » Defense | November 21, 2017, Tuesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 3592

Romania is Suing a Shepherd who Refuses to Destroy Sheepfold he Built near US Military Base

Romania is suing a local shepherd who interferes with the work of US military deployed at a military base near the southern city of Deveselu, wrote the electronic edition of Balkan Insight.

Politics » Defense | November 20, 2017, Monday // 10:03 | Viewed: 3312

Gen. Dunford: The US Loses its Military Superiority over Russia and China

America's military superiority over their rivals - China and Russia - is gradually blurring, says Gen.

Politics » Defense | November 17, 2017, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3633

Bulgaria Considering Boeing Super Hornets to Complement MiG-29s

The Bulgarian Air Force will look into buying Boeing F-18 Super Hornets following a review of competitors Saab, Lockheed Martin, and the consortium of European companies that make the Eurofighter Typhoon.

Politics » Defense | November 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:10 | Viewed: 5390

Russia Plans to Spend EUR 320 Billion for Arms for 10 Years

Next week, President Vladimir Putin will hold a series of meetings to co-ordinate the new state weapons program for the period 2018-2027, Kommersant said.

Politics » Defense | November 15, 2017, Wednesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 2783

Patria Presents its Proposal for Local Production of a New Armored Vehicle to the Parliamentary Defense Committee

On February 14th, representatives of the Finnish company Patria, met with the MPs from the parliamentary defense committee at the National Assembly.

Politics » Defense | November 15, 2017, Wednesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 4539

Most of the EU's Member States Have Signed up to a Plan for Closer Defence Co-Operation

Most of the European Union's member states have signed up to a plan for closer defence co-operation.

Politics » Defense | November 13, 2017, Monday // 17:37 | Viewed: 4259

The White House was Briefly Blocked

The White House was briefly blocked after reports of "suspicious actions" at the northern fence of the presidential complex in central Washington, reported Associated Press.

Politics » Defense | November 4, 2017, Saturday // 11:18 | Viewed: 4349

Italy Ended with the Security of Bulgaria's Sky

Ceremony at the Graf Ignatievo Base marked the end of the joint mission of the tasks of airspace protection by the Bulgarian and Italian Air Force, reports sega.

Politics » Defense | November 1, 2017, Wednesday // 09:13 | Viewed: 3538

Stoltenberg: NATO Countries are within the Scope of the DPRK's Missiles

DPRK missiles can reach the territory of NATO countries, says NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, who is on a visit to Japan on October 29, reports bgnes.

Politics » Defense | October 29, 2017, Sunday // 10:49 | Viewed: 4187

Romania is Preparing to Buy a US Missile Defense System for USD 3.9 Billion

The Romanian Defense Ministry presented for public discussion the bill for the purchase of 7 systems for PRO Patriot from the US totaling USD 3.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 20:58 | Viewed: 5332

Putin Launched Four Ballistic Missiles

The President and Supreme Commander of the Russian Armed Forces, Vladimir Putin, attended the Strategic Nuclear Force management exercise.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 14:23 | Viewed: 5332

NATO will Discuss Building New Bases in November

NATO is currently reviewing its command structure, which will be discussed by military ministers at their November meeting.

Politics » Defense | October 27, 2017, Friday // 12:18 | Viewed: 5436

Deutsche Welle : Bulgarian Air Force Pilots Refuse to Fly Outdated MiG-29 Jets

Bulgaria's deputy defense minister confirmed on Tuesday that some military pilots will not take part in planned training this week.

Politics » Defense | October 25, 2017, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 4320
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