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Finland Buys 200 Missiles from the United States

The US has approved the sale of 200 offensive and defensive missiles to Finland, which is not a member of NATO and borders with Russia, the State Department said.

Politics » Defense | February 7, 2018, Wednesday // 11:15 | Viewed: 2685

The British Special Services have Stopped 54 Million Cyber Attacks

Britain's special services have stopped 54 million cyber attacks last year.

Politics » Defense | February 5, 2018, Monday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2454

Slovakia in Talks to Buy Either F-16s or Gripen Fighter Jets

Slovakia’s defense ministry said on Friday it was in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fighter jets to replace its aging Russian-made MiG-29s, according to Reuters.

Politics » Defense | February 2, 2018, Friday // 13:55 | Viewed: 2492

German Police Make Arrests in Nationwide Raids on Human Traffickers

German police said on Wednesday they had raided properties and made arrests across the country in an operation to crack down on human traffickers.

Politics » Defense | January 31, 2018, Wednesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 2566

A Russian Fighter Flew 3 Meters from a US Military Plane over the Black Sea

Russian Su 27 fighter flew about three meters from the US Navy's P-3 Orion reconnaissance aircraft while it was flying over international air space in the Black Sea area on Monday, Washington's Examiner writes, quoted by Focus.

Politics » Defense | January 30, 2018, Tuesday // 09:27 | Viewed: 3251

EU Мinisters Discuss Asylum System Overhaul, Improved Border Management

With Bulgaria taking its turn in the rotating presidency, Sofia hosted the first informal meeting of EU interior ministers to launch talks on one of the most contentious issues within the bloc – the overhaul of Europe’s system for granting asylum, New Eur

Politics » Defense | January 26, 2018, Friday // 12:18 | Viewed: 4217

Qatar Negotiates for the Purchase of Russian Missile Systems

Qatar has been negotiating with Russia to buy Russian C-400 missile systems, said the Qatari ambassador to Moscow, the news agencies said.

Politics » Defense | January 25, 2018, Thursday // 16:07 | Viewed: 3267

France and the United Kingdom have Signed a Border Security Agreement

French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May said the two countries have signed a treaty to better guard their common border and wider treatment of migrants, the Associated Press reported.

Politics » Defense | January 19, 2018, Friday // 11:48 | Viewed: 4182

Turkish Army Orders ‘Highest Level Security’ to Troops on Syria Border

The Turkish Army (TSK) on Jan.

Politics » Defense | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 13:57 | Viewed: 4724

Poland Wants a Strong US Military Presence

Poland relies on expanding the presence of US soldiers in the country, Defense Minister Mariusz Blashtak said.

Politics » Defense | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 12:46 | Viewed: 4126

Pyongyang may have 10-20 Nuclear Warheads

Pyongyang may have 10 to 20 nuclear warheads available.

Politics » Defense | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 10:20 | Viewed: 2736

Belgian Fighters Escort Russian Bombers Across the North Sea

Two Belgian fighters F-16 were lifted in the air to escort two Russian strategic bombers Tu-160 over the North Sea.

Politics » Defense | January 15, 2018, Monday // 16:49 | Viewed: 4298

Sweden to Make a State Agency for the Psychosocial Protection of the Population

The Swedish government intends to establish a state service to provide psychological protection to the population, said Prime Minister Stefan Leuven.

Politics » Defense | January 15, 2018, Monday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2991

Japan will Join NATO's Center for Cyber-defense in Tallinn

Japan will join NATO's center for cyber defense in Tallinn, the BNR reported, quoting the France press and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who arrived on a visit to Estonia.

Politics » Defense | January 13, 2018, Saturday // 12:02 | Viewed: 4559

France Foils 20 Planned Terror Attacks in 12 Months

The French Interior Minister says no part of France is free from risk after revealing that 20 planned terrorist attacks had been thwarted in the last 12 months.

Politics » Defense | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 11:15 | Viewed: 3477

Xi Jinping Called on the Army to be Ready for War

Chinese President Xi Jinping called on the military to be ready for war and not to be afraid of death in defending the state.

Politics » Defense | January 5, 2018, Friday // 10:21 | Viewed: 3323

In 2016 the Authorities in Edirne Managed to Capture 50,000 Migrants in an Attempt to Illegally Transfer to Bulgaria and Greece

Last year, the authorities in Edirne managed to capture 50,000 migrants in an attempt to illegally transfer to Bulgaria and Greece, the correspondent of BGNES reported.

Politics » Defense | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 4187

There will be Hundreds of Fences in New York Against Car Raids

Hundreds of new permanent enclosures will be installed in the Times Square and elsewhere in New York to prevent pedestrians from being attacked by cars, the Associated Press reported.

Politics » Defense | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 13:36 | Viewed: 3044

Turkey is Looking to Hire 40,000 New Soldiers

The Turkish army will appoint more than 40,000 new staff to compensate for those fired after the 2016 coup attempt, the Turkish newspaper Hurriyet quoted FOCUS quoting.

Politics » Defense | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 3032

After all Turkey Buys Russian Missile Systems for USD 2.5 Billion

The big arms deal between Moscow and Ankara is a fact, says BiT.

Politics » Defense | December 30, 2017, Saturday // 11:49 | Viewed: 4548

10 Strategic Teams will Take Care of Security in Downtown Sofia on the New Year's Eve

On the New Year's Eve in Sofia, there will be 10 strategic teams of two police officers trained by the specialized counter-terrorism team, reported bTV.

Politics » Defense | December 29, 2017, Friday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3572
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