All posts tagged Nato

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May 27, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Parliament’s committees on defence and on budget and finance have approved projects worth well more than a billion euro to acquire new jet fighters and two new naval […]

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Nato welcomes Montenegro; Russia threatens sanctions

May 20, 2016, by VOANews

NATO officially invited Montenegro to become its 29th member Thursday, angering Russia, which already is threatening sanctions against what it calls a ...

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Poland breaks ground for missile defence site amid Russia’s concerns

May 16, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

Polish and US officials Friday broke ground for a US missile defence interceptor site at Redzikowo, near the Baltic coast. The ceremony marked the lau ...

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US, Nato to activate missile defence site in Romania

May 12, 2016, by VOANews

The US will switch on an $800 million missile defense site in southern Romania on May 12, a move likely to infuriate Moscow. “Both the US and Na ...

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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 failed to produce agreements, but analysts […]

  • 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 Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says Wednesday’s […]

  • Bulgarian Air Force MiG-29.  Photo: Krasimir Grozev
    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 […]