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NATO Continues Maritime Exercise in Bulgaria

NATO's maritime exercise, Breeze 2019, is underway in Bulgaria.

Politics » Defense | July 18, 2019, Thursday // 19:27 | Viewed: 5005

PM Borissov: The F-16 Fighting Falcons Should Be Paid Immediately

Bulgaria should pay immediately for the 8 new F-16 fighter jets which will be acquired by the Bulgarian Armed Forces, this country’s Premier Boyko Borissov said in the presence of Bulgarian ambassadors and diplomats and added that these fighter jets are t

Politics » Defense | July 18, 2019, Thursday // 15:56 | Viewed: 2848

Parliament’s Defence Committee Approved Contracts with the US for F-16 Aircrafts

Bulgarian Parliament’s Defence Committee on July 17 approved the contracts with the United States for the purchase of the the F-16 fighter aircrafts with 13 votes in favour and 8 against, reports BNT.

Politics » Defense | July 18, 2019, Thursday // 13:19 | Viewed: 2763

NATO: The United States has About 150 Nuclear Bombs in Europe

The weapon is stored in five countries - Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Turkey, writes NOVA TV.

Politics » Defense | July 16, 2019, Tuesday // 12:12 | Viewed: 4573

U.S. Joins 11 NATO Allies for Breeze 2019 Maritime Exercise in Bulgaria

The United States and 11 NATO allies began their participation in the nine-day Breeze 19, a maritime exercise hosted by Bulgaria that included three U.

Politics » Defense | July 16, 2019, Tuesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 3041

Bulgaria Reaches Deal with U.S. to Buy F-16 Aircraft

NATO member Bulgaria has reached a deal with the United States to buy eight new F-16 fighter jets for its air force at a price of $1.

Politics » Defense | July 10, 2019, Wednesday // 13:41 | Viewed: 5205

Trilateral Security Summit in Israel

US President Donald Trump wants to hold talks with Iran about eliminating its nuclear weapons program, US National Security Adviser John Bolton said in Jerusalem on Tuesday morning.

Politics » Defense | June 25, 2019, Tuesday // 13:02 | Viewed: 3222

Bulgarian Defense Minister: F-16 Final Talks Will be at the End of Next Week

Bulgarian Defense Minister is expecting a meeting with his US counterpart next week, reported BNT.

Politics » Defense | June 21, 2019, Friday // 11:34 | Viewed: 3049

Bulgarian PM Borisov: The Offer for the Eight F-16 Fighter Aircrafts is BGN 2.2 Billion

The price offer for the eight F-16 fighter aircrafts is 2.

Politics » Defense | June 21, 2019, Friday // 08:00 | Viewed: 3277

US Devil Brigade Soldiers Showcase Air Defense Capabilities in Bulgaria

Three teams of two Soldiers each, from the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, participated in Shabla 19, here, June 10-15, 2019.

Politics » Defense | June 18, 2019, Tuesday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3194

US Embassy in Sofia Delivers Offer for Acquisition of Eight F-16 Jet Fighters

The U.

Politics » Defense | June 18, 2019, Tuesday // 08:30 | Viewed: 4454

Bulgarian PM Borisov and Defence Minister Karakachanov Watch a Military Training in Shabla

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and senior military officers from the United States and Serbia are currently watching the battle firing of the tactical teaching "Shabla 2019".

Politics » Defense | June 13, 2019, Thursday // 11:39 | Viewed: 3117

Chief of Bulgarian Defence Staff: Plan to Reach 2% of GDP by 2024 goes as Scheduled

The plan to reach 2% of GDP by 2024 goes as scheduled, Chief of Defence Staff Andrey Botsev told reporters in the Novo Selo training area, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Defense | June 13, 2019, Thursday // 00:26 | Viewed: 2723

Bulgarian PM Borisov: We will Keep Safe the Airspace of Northern Macedonia with New Fighter Jets

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov watches the tactical classes "Strike Back 2019" on the Novo Selo with the Minister of Defense Krasimir Karakachanov and the General of Defense General Andrei Bocev.

Politics » Defense | June 12, 2019, Wednesday // 19:06 | Viewed: 3505

US F-16 Fighters Negotiations Continue

Negotiations with US on fighters will continue as the initially proposed higher amount of money can be reduced.

Politics » Defense | June 7, 2019, Friday // 11:22 | Viewed: 3230

US State Department Approves Possible Sale of F-16 Fighters to Bulgaria

The U.

Politics » Defense | June 4, 2019, Tuesday // 08:32 | Viewed: 3455

North Railway Station in Brussels Evacuated Due to a Bomb Threat

Belgian Brussels-North railway station is one of the three major stations that carries some 200,000 weekly and is located near several corporation headquarters, government offices and Flemish ministries.

Politics » Defense | May 27, 2019, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 3558

Japan Will Buy 105 F-35 Fighters

Japan plans to purchase 105 F-35 American fifth-generation fighters, US President Donald Trump said.

Politics » Defense | May 27, 2019, Monday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2974

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: 3897

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: 3319

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: 3696
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