All posts tagged Nato

March 22, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry has said that it has signed a framework agreement worth 81 million leva (about 41.4 million euro) with Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG (RSK MiG) for the supply […]

Bulgarian Defence Minister on overhaul deal with Russia: MiG-29s could be used to 2030

March 16, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov has sought to justify a planned contract with Russia for that country to overhaul the engines of the ...

Second US Navy Sixth Fleet destroyer enters Black Sea

February 18, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney joined USS Ross in the Black Sea to conduct maritime security operations on February 17, the U ...

Three Nato ships conducting Black Sea patrols visit Bulgaria’s Bourgas

February 10, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Three Nato ships currently conducting patrols in the Black Sea are visiting Bulgaria’s port city of Bourgas from February 9 to 11 2018, NatoR ...

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    Opinion: A small step toward a European army
    November 13, 2017, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    An historic breakthrough or just another attempt doomed to peter out? The EU plans to coordinate EU members’ military capacities with the long-term goal of an EU army. It’s a […]