All posts tagged Nato

January 16, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and the majority in Parliament support the introduction of paid voluntary military service, Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov said on January 16. Karakachanov said that he […]

Head of Nato Military Committee praises Bulgaria’s contribution to the alliance

December 2, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The head of the Nato Military Committee, General Petr Pavel, has praised Bulgaria’s contribution to the alliance’s activities, missions an ...

Nato Foundation to hold conference on Western Balkans in December 2017

November 23, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

At the beginning of December, Italy’s capital Rome will host a conference entitled “The Western Balkans at a crossroads”, organised ...

Nato apologises to Turkey for targeting Erdogan and Ataturk in training exercise

November 18, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

Nato apologised on November 17 for naming enemy targets in a military computer training exercise after Turkey’s beloved founder Mustafa Kemal At ...

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    Opinion: A small step toward a European army
    November 13, 2017, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    An historic breakthrough or just another attempt doomed to peter out? The EU plans to coordinate EU members’ military capacities with the long-term goal of an EU army. It’s a […]

  • Nato to beef up in face of ‘assertive’ Russia
    November 9, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Nato plans to update its command structure for the first time since the end of the Cold War to ease movement of troops across the Atlantic and in Europe. It […]

  • Nato challenges Russia on scope of war games
    October 27, 2017, by VOANews

    Nato has accused Russia of misleading the Western military alliance about the military exercises it held last month with Belarus. “There is a discrepancy between what Russia briefed before the […]