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No Bulgarian Soldiers Injured in Missile Fire Based on Kandahar Airport

No Bulgarian soldiers are injured in missile fire on the base of the international coalition forces at Kandahar airport, the Defense Ministry announced.

Politics » Defense | March 29, 2018, Thursday // 12:58 | Viewed: 3858

Serbia’s Fighter Fets Fly Near Border with Kosovo

Low-flying fighter jets of Serbia were seen on Wednesday roaring over Albanian inhabited areas of the Presheva Valley, near the border with Kosovo, Gazeta Express reported.

Politics » Defense | March 29, 2018, Thursday // 10:20 | Viewed: 3844

Bulgarian and U.S. Armed Forces Completed a 5-day Joint Tactical Exercise in Bulgaria.

Bulgarian and U.

Politics » Defense | March 28, 2018, Wednesday // 11:29 | Viewed: 2356

Bulgaria Expresses Interest in Israeli F-16s

Israel will be invited to offer F-16C/D fighters for the Bulgarian tender for a new fighter to replace the Bulgarian Air Force’s MiG-29s, Bulgarian Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov said on 19 March.

Politics » Defense | March 26, 2018, Monday // 11:28 | Viewed: 2351

Man Wanted By Interpol Caught at Sofia Airport

 At 8 o'clock today, a 56-year-old Greek citizen has arrived at the airport in Sofia for a flight to Istanbul for Minsk.

Politics » Defense | March 24, 2018, Saturday // 15:13 | Viewed: 5755

To Deter Russia, US Needs New Low-yield Nukes, says STRATCOM Head

WASHINGTON — During a congressional hearing, the head of U.

Politics » Defense | March 21, 2018, Wednesday // 09:15 | Viewed: 2548

South Korea and the United States will Resume their Military Exercises on April 1

South Korea and the United States will resume joint military exercises on April 1 due to the Winter Olympics in South Korea's Pong Qiang last month, BTA reported on Tuesday, quoting AFP and TASS.

Politics » Defense | March 20, 2018, Tuesday // 16:59 | Viewed: 3614

Europol: 800 People From the Western Balkans are in the Ranks of the "Islamic State"

More than 1000 militants  from EU member states participate in the ranks of the "Islamic state", 800 of them from the Western Balkans, became clear at the meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Control Group on the activities of Europol in Sofia.

Politics » Defense | March 19, 2018, Monday // 15:01 | Viewed: 4602

NATO Set To Begin Move To New Brussels Headquarters

NATO will begin moving into its new headquarters in Brussels after several delays caused by technical problems, German news agency dpa reports.

Politics » Defense | March 19, 2018, Monday // 12:04 | Viewed: 2923

About 30,000 People in Europe Are Potentially Part of Terrorist Communities', Rob Wainwright Europol Director

,,About 30,000 people in Europe are potentially part of terrorist communities'', Rob Wainwright Europol director told bTV.

Politics » Defense | March 19, 2018, Monday // 10:18 | Viewed: 4559

The Total Military Budget of NATO Member States is $ 957 billion

NATO members have increased defense spending in general, but European countries are having difficulties meeting a target of 2 percent of GDP demanded by US President Donald Trump.

Politics » Defense | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 17:18 | Viewed: 4873

Defence Budget to Reach 2% of GDP by 2024

The defence budget is set to reach 2% of GDP by 2024, quoted by the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Defense | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:54 | Viewed: 3012

Russia will Provide Logistics for the Bulgarian MiG-29 until 2022

The Bulgarian Defense Ministry chose the Russian MiG Aircraft Corporation to provide the Air Force with the integrated logistics service for its 15 MiG-29 fighters for the next 48 months, Jane's 360 reports.

Politics » Defense | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2496

Trump Pushes for New 'Space Force'

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants the US military to create a new "space force," adding to the Pentagon's current ground, navy and air forces.

Politics » Defense | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 3027

NATO will Conduct Large-scale Exercises near Russia's Borders in October

NATO will conduct large-scale military exercises across Russia's borders in October 2018, which will involve about 45,000 people, said US Marine Corps General Robert Neller, reports RIA Novosti, quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 10:10 | Viewed: 2432

Erdogan will not Give up on Buying C-400 Systems from Russia

Turkey will not give up buying C-400 missile systems from Russia, despite the fact that it is possible for the United States to impose sanctions, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, quoted by TASS.

Politics » Defense | March 7, 2018, Wednesday // 15:33 | Viewed: 1755

U.S. Embassy in Ankara to Reopen Wednesday after the Security Threat

The U.

Politics » Defense | March 7, 2018, Wednesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 2513

PESCO - the Main Topic of the Meeting of EU Military Ministers

The permanent structured cooperation of the European Union in the field of defense is the main topic of today's meeting of the Council of the European Union "Foreign Affairs".

Politics » Defense | March 6, 2018, Tuesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 2093

Large Military Training in the Black Sea with Bulgarian Participation

About 1,700 soldiers from Romania and several other countries, including Bulgaria, will participate in the largest military training "Spring Storm 18".

Politics » Defense | March 5, 2018, Monday // 12:44 | Viewed: 5137

Turkey has Detained Two Greek Soldiers

Two Greek soldiers were detained by the Turkish army after they crossed the border between the two countries on Thursday morning.

Politics » Defense | March 2, 2018, Friday // 16:37 | Viewed: 3622

The US Government has Approved the Sale of Anti-tank Missiles to Ukraine

The US government has approved the sale of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine, TASS reported, quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | March 2, 2018, Friday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2082
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