More Details about Espionage Scandal: Group of Top Bulgarian Military Involved in Spying for Russia Detained – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

“It’s the first time that an espionage ring has been busted in Bulgaria. We have evidence gathered through special intelligence tools. Their criminal activity endangers our national security,” stated spokesperson for the Prosecutor General Siyka Mileva in connection with the detained servicemen who participated in an espionage ring as quoted by BGNES We received Read more…

Bulgaria to Host Several Multinational Military Drills, NATO Members Hone Interoperability – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria will host and share in a series of multinational military exercises in 2021 so as to enhance its armed forces’ operational capabilities, the Bulgarian Defence Ministry said in a press release on Monday. Between March and mid-June, over 30,000 troops of 26 NATO Member States will hone interoperability in simultaneous defence operations Read more…

Bulgarian Military Contingent to Take Part in Resolute Support NATO Mission in Afghanistan – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Defense Minister Admiral Emil Eftimov will participate in the solemn ceremony dedicated to sending off the 42nd  Bulgarian military contingent designated to participate in train, advise and assist Resolute Support NATO mission in Afghanistan. The ceremony will take place in Vasil Levski Square in Karlovo starting at 3:30 p.m. The contingent is made up of up Read more…

Balkans and Black Sea in Focus of Massive US European Defender Military Exercise – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

The Army is concentrating this year’s major European Defender exercise on training for high-end warfare in the Balkans and the Black Sea, the service’s top general there said last week. Speaking at an online forum of the Association of the United States Army, Gen. Christopher Cavoli, commanding general of U.S. Army Europe and Read more…