All posts tagged Nato

A Lockheed F16, Portuguese Air Force.
October 14, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Officials at Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry have begun quietly proposing changing the criteria for assessing the tenders for the supply of multi-role fighter jets for the air force, reports on October […]

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Montenegro PM accuses Russia of financing anti-Nato campaign

October 13, 2016, by VOANews

Russia is pouring money into Montenegro’s election campaign in an attempt to derail the country’s progress towards joining NATO, the count ...

Bulgarian Air Force MiG-29.  Photo: Krasimir Grozev

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defence to negotiate directly to get 10 MiG-29 engines

October 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defence will negotiate directly to get 10 engines for its ageing Soviet-made Mig-29 jet fighters instead of acquiring the ...


PM: Bulgaria to pull military out of Afghanistan if Brussels summit produces no solution

October 2, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on October 2 that he will propose to the National Assembly that his country withdraws its military contin ...

  • A Lockheed F16, Portuguese Air Force.
    Romania to receive six F-16s from Portugal on September 28
    September 28, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Romania’s Minister of National Defence, Mihnea Motoc, has announced that on Wednesday September 26 the first six F-16 aircraft will be taken over from Portugal, the day being branded as “historical” […]

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    Ukraine president: Nato membership remains strategic goal
    September 7, 2016, by VOANews

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said NATO membership remains a “strategic goal” and “an unwavering course” for his country. Speaking to lawmakers at the opening of Ukraine’s new parliament session Tuesday, […]