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July 3, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Thirty combat and support ships and about 1700 military personnel from Bulgaria, the United States, Turkey, Greece and Romania are taking part in the Bulgarian navy’s Breeze 2015 naval exercise […]

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Bulgarian cabinet mandates Defence Minister to negotiate purchase of jet fighters

July 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said on July 1 2015 that the cabinet had given him a mandate to negotiate the purchase of military jet figh ...

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Bulgarian Foreign Minister slams ‘hysteria’ over weapons deployment

June 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The stated intention of the United States to deploy military equipment in Bulgaria is within the framework of agreements at the 2014 Nato Wales Summit ...

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Bulgarian Defence Minister: No formal proposal yet from US on heavy weapons deployment

June 24, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev has said that he has had talks with US ambassador Marcie Ries at her request regarding US plans to deploy h ...


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    Bulgarian cabinet could face new fighter jet proposal
    June 23, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    If Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev keeps to his stated intention, the scheduled cabinet meeting on June 24 could see a proposal tabled on the long-standing issue of the country […]

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    Russia begins major air force exercise
    May 27, 2015, by VOANews

    Hundreds of Russian warplanes and thousands of troops began a major military exercise Tuesday, coinciding with Arctic maneuvers by NATO forces. The separate exercises come at a time of increased […]