All posts tagged Nato

JAS 39 Gripen fighters. Photo: US Air Force
May 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A proposal on the acquisition of 16 new Western-made jet fighters, to cost an estimated close to 1.5 billion leva, is to be put to Bulgaria’s cabinet by June 30. […]

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Plevneliev: Bulgaria will play its part in Nato’s adaptation to changing security environment

May 6, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

As a member of the alliance, Bulgaria is determined to contribute to the implementation of agreed common solutions in Nato aimed at its adaptation to ...

Bulgarian Air Force MiG-29.  Photo: Krasimir Grozev

Bulgaria may sign deal with Russian firm on repairs to two MiG fighters – defence minister

May 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Having said earlier that Bulgaria would not extend a costly contract with a Russian firm to maintain the country’s ageing fleet of MiG fighter a ...

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Bulgaria to draft new plan for armed forces, but no defence budget update this year

April 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet should draft a new plan for the development of the armed forces, but there will be no update of the defence budget in 2015. D ...

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    Nato reassures East European allies of its support
    April 1, 2015, by VOANews

    Nato’s supreme commander in Europe said that an armored vehicles convoy of US troops crossing eastern Europe is a “good message of reassurance” to member nations for the military alliance’s […]