All posts tagged Nato

Opening remarks by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg
July 28, 2015, by VOANews

NATO held an unusual emergency meeting Tuesday to support Turkey, whose President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his forces are pressing their campaign against Islamic State militants and Kurdish rebels in […]

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Turkey requests Nato meeting

July 27, 2015, by VOANews

The U.S. is backing Turkey’s two-pronged air offensive and artillery strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Kurdish rebel targets ...

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Plevneliev: Bulgaria hopes Montenegro will be invited to join Nato by end-2015

July 9, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian head of state President Rossen Plevneliev has expressed hope that Montenegro will get an invitation to join Nato by the end of 2015, saying ...


30 naval vessels, 1700 military from Nato countries, join Bulgaria’s Breeze 2015 exercise in Black Sea

July 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Thirty combat and support ships and about 1700 military personnel from Bulgaria, the United States, Turkey, Greece and Romania are taking part in the ...

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    Bulgarian cabinet could face new fighter jet proposal
    June 23, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    If Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev keeps to his stated intention, the scheduled cabinet meeting on June 24 could see a proposal tabled on the long-standing issue of the country […]

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    Russia begins major air force exercise
    May 27, 2015, by VOANews

    Hundreds of Russian warplanes and thousands of troops began a major military exercise Tuesday, coinciding with Arctic maneuvers by NATO forces. The separate exercises come at a time of increased […]