All posts tagged Nato

Afghan National Army photo US Air Force
April 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on April 27 a contribution by the country of $500 000 towards the trust fund for the maintenance of the Afghan National Army (ANA). Bulgaria would continue […]

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In sign of support, US deploys F-22 fighter jets in Romania

April 26, 2016, by VOANews

The United States deployed F-22 fighter jets to Romania as a sign of military support for NATO’s eastern European allies who say they face aggre ...

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Nato-Russia talks fail, but raise hopes

April 23, 2016, by VOANews

Nato and Russia held their first dialogue in two years this week. The meeting among ambassadors of the alliance and Russia in Brussels Wednesday faile ...

Meetings of the Defence Ministers at NATO Headquarters in Brussels- Doorstep Statement by NATO Secretary General

Nato, Russian officials meet for first time in two years

April 20, 2016, by VOANews

The NATO-Russia Council has convened for the first time since 2014, with recent tensions between Russia and the United States high on the agenda. NATO ...

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    Bulgaria: MiG engines wanted, new or used
    April 15, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry has called a tender to acquire 10 engines for the air force’s Soviet-era Mig-29 jet fighters, specifying that the engines can be new or restored. The ministry […]

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    Bulgaria unveils proposals to boost cybersecurity
    April 14, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In the aftermath of a series of cyber attacks on state websites, Bulgarian leaders have adopted 10 recommendations for improving the country’s cybersecurity. The recommendations were adopted at an April […]

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    Bulgarian Cabinet approves national defence strategy
    April 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Cabinet adopted on April 13 a national defence strategy, based on a mid-term review in 2015 of a strategy document dating from four years before. The main changes in […]

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    Bulgaria begins new joint military exercise with US
    April 4, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Joint Bulgarian-United States military exercises were scheduled to begin on April 4 2016 at the Novo Selo training ground near the town of Sliven and about 70km from Bourgas on […]

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    US plans to boost military presence in Eastern Europe
    March 31, 2016, by VOANews

    The United States plans to increase its military presence in Eastern Europe to deter Russian aggression, officials said Wednesday. The Pentagon intends to deploy an armored brigade combat team on […]