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Bulgaria Ranks 49th in the Global Firepower 2019 Military Strength Ranking

Bulgaria climbed to 49th place in the 2019 Military Strength Ranking.

Politics » Defense | September 3, 2019, Tuesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 5823

US Army Iron Rangers Conduct Spur Ride in Bulgaria

Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, conduct a Spur Ride at Novo Selo Training Area, Bulgaria, Aug.

Politics » Defense | September 1, 2019, Sunday // 11:36 | Viewed: 4626

China Plans a Giant Military Parade on October 1

China is organizing a gigantic military parade in Beijing on October 1 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the communist regime, BTA reported.

Politics » Defense | August 29, 2019, Thursday // 14:10 | Viewed: 4736

The Second Supply of C-400 Rockets arrived in Turkey

A Russian transport plane has landed at the Mürted Airport in Ankara, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Defense | August 27, 2019, Tuesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 4529

Bulgarian PM Borisov: The Government Provided BGN 82.510 Million for the Repair of the Su-25

The government has fulfilled its commitment and provided BGN 82.

Politics » Defense | August 25, 2019, Sunday // 10:07 | Viewed: 3388

The US and Romania Will Work to Strengthen Defense in NATO's Eastern Flank

Romanian and US presidents - Klaus Iohannis and Donald Trump, endorsed a joint statement last night at the White House, in which, among other things, the US stressed its support for Romania's efforts to enter the visa waiver program for Romanian citizens,

Politics » Defense | August 21, 2019, Wednesday // 11:42 | Viewed: 4366

US Sells Weapons Worth $ 8 billion to Taiwan

The United States has approved a $ 8 billion deal for the military sale of 66 F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Security and Defense Cooperation Agency said.

Politics » Defense | August 21, 2019, Wednesday // 10:39 | Viewed: 3003

U.S. and Bulgarian Soldiers Conduct Static Line Paradrop Training


Politics » Defense | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 20:19 | Viewed: 3106

New IFVs Top Priority for Bulgaria's Land Forces inventory

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has commented that its request for new wheeled combat vehicles is one of the most important projects for the recapitalization of the country’s Land Forces inventory, writes Shephard Media.

Politics » Defense | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 20:14 | Viewed: 3861

Ankara Has Repeatedly Disrupted Greek Airspace

Greek defense services were on alert over the weekend after a series of violations of Greek national airspace by Turkish aircraft.

Politics » Defense | August 19, 2019, Monday // 08:08 | Viewed: 4012

US Military will Come to Bulgaria for Joint Training

Joint Bulgarian-American training with the participation of the Special Forces of the Bulgarian Army and the Army Air Force formed by the US Army in Europe will continue from August 19 to 25 in our country.

Politics » Defense | August 17, 2019, Saturday // 10:05 | Viewed: 5724

Bulgaria Transfers Full Amount for Purchase of F-16 Aircraft and Associated Equipment and Weapons

The Bulgarian Department of Defence has transferred the entire amount of USD 1.

Politics » Defense | August 12, 2019, Monday // 19:53 | Viewed: 6722

Bulgarian Defence Ministry Invites Four Companies to Bid to Supply Armoured Vehicles

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defense announced that, on August 5, it had sent formal Requests for Proposals (RFP) to four companies invited to bid to supply armored infantry carriers.

Politics » Defense | August 9, 2019, Friday // 08:35 | Viewed: 6660

Bulgaria Continues Airbase Modernisation

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence published a BGN5.

Politics » Defense | August 9, 2019, Friday // 08:31 | Viewed: 4057

Bulgaria Seeks to Buy 150 Armored Vehicles

Bulgaria has sent a request to four European countries for proposals for 150 armored vehicles, the defense ministry said on Tuesday, reports Reuters.

Politics » Defense | August 7, 2019, Wednesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 4467

The First F-16 Will be Ready in 2022 to Train Bulgarian Pilots (OVERVIEW)

The first F-16 Block 70 aircraft for the Bulgarian Air Force will be produced in December 2022, the manufacturer-company Lockheed Martin and the United States Embassy in Bulgaria announced.

Politics » Defense | August 7, 2019, Wednesday // 07:37 | Viewed: 4346

Stoltenberg: We Do Not Want NATO to be Involved in All the World's Conflicts

According to him, the Alliance's key task is to defend against attacks.

Politics » Defense | August 6, 2019, Tuesday // 07:54 | Viewed: 2803

U.S. Army Soldiers Conduct EIB Testing in Bulgaria


Politics » Defense | August 5, 2019, Monday // 10:03 | Viewed: 4193

Law Changes Provide for a Civilian to Head Bulgaria's Military Intelligence

Bulgaria’s Parliament adopted on July 26 at second reading the amendments to the Military Intelligence Act that provide for either a civilian or a military officer to hold the post of head of Military Intelligence, reports BNT.

Politics » Defense | July 27, 2019, Saturday // 10:08 | Viewed: 3218

Bulgaria Seeks Armored-vehicle Offers from Four Producers in $840M Deal

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence has announced it will seek offers for the supply of 150 armored vehicles from four Europe-based manufacturers: Germany’s ARTEC, Finnish Patria, France’s Nexter Group, and Swiss-based General Dynamics Land System – MOWAG,

Politics » Defense | July 27, 2019, Saturday // 10:06 | Viewed: 3400

Bulgarian PM: The Presence of Russian Ships During our Black Sea Military Drills is Normal

The presence of Russian ships in the Black Sea during the maritime exercise Breeze 2019 is normal as this is how we know about each other’s powers.

Politics » Defense | July 19, 2019, Friday // 20:11 | Viewed: 3158
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