All posts tagged Nato

August 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two United States military aircraft will participate in securing Bulgaria’s air space from September 9 to 16, Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said after a Cabinet meeting on August 24. This […]

A U.S. KC135 refueling tanker jet and two A-10 Warthog fighters, flanked by a pair of British Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 jets cruise over Tallin Estonia

US, allies train over Estonia

August 5, 2016, by VOANews

As part of a major training exercise to hone the NATO forces’ ability to work together, the United States and British air forces have been flying jo ...


Bulgaria’s Avionams aircraft repair plant back in state hands

August 2, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Avionams aircraft repair plant in the southern Bulgarian town of Graf Ignatievo, privatised in 2008, is back in state hands and in future all Bulg ...


Russia denies Bulgarian accusations of airspace intrusions

July 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The spokesperson for Russia’s defence ministry denied the accusations made by Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev about alleged in ...

  • NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg
    Nato-Russia Council session does little to ease tension
    July 14, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

    A meeting Wednesday of NATO and Russian ministers, billed as an opportunity to defuse tensions after the alliance’s recent declaration that it was in deterrence mode on Russia, produced no […]

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    Nato and Russia want dialogue, not a new Cold War
    July 9, 2016, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    The NATO summit in Warsaw is deciding on new troops for Eastern Europe. Russia is to be both deterred and invited to dialogue. Putin says he’s ready to talk and […]