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June 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov has submitted to the government a report on the planned acquisition of new fighter jets, armoured vehicles and naval patrol vessels, envisaging deferred payments up […]

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June 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Construction workers using bulldozers have destroyed the remains of a prehistoric settlement site, said to date back 8000 years and which was the oldest such site in Plovdiv, reports from […]

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June 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Approving the second reading of amendments to Bulgaria’s Road Traffic Act on June 22, MPs voted to remove warning signs indicating to motorists that radar devices or speed cameras are […]

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June 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Joint teams from Bulgaria’s Military Medical Academy and the firefighting service held an exercise on June 22 on evacuating and rescuing people from a fire in a multi-storey building. In […]

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June 21, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s European Commissioner-designate Maria Gabriel has won unanimous support for her nomination after her hearing by two committees of the European Parliament, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio said on June […]

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June 21, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has approved a plan for the Italian Air Force to deploy four Eurofighter Typhoon fighter aircraft to assist in guarding Bulgaria’s air space from July to October 2017. […]

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