European Defence News
The Swedish authorities decided to step-by-step reinforcement of defense capabilities. By 2025, the amount spent on the military is to increase by as much as 85 percent. compared to 2014.
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov announced that his country is considering buying additional F-16 Block 70 fighters, the so-called F-16V, the latest version of this machine, learned BulgarianMilitary.com
In Germany, secret exercises were held to practice military operations using nuclear weapons, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing several German media reports. The journalists specified that no shells were used in the training tests.
Ankara is the first foreign recipient to receive 9M96E2 missiles, according to a photo posted on social media from the Turkish S-400 battery exercise over the Black Sea, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Defence 24.
The US DoD has issued two permits for the sale of combat aircraft offered in a tender currently conducted in Finland. The consent applies to the F-35A and F / A-18E / F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler.
A local source from Belarus claims that the Russian Federation has transferred its S-300 and S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems to the Republic of Belarus, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
It is about the German concern Flensburger Fahrzeugbau Gesellschaft and its innovative fighting machine Genesis, which was recently presented In Flensburg, Germany.
The Command of the Naval Port in Gdynia has announced a tender for the overhaul of the OTO Melara cannon on the ORP "Ślązak" patrol corvette, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Polish media Defence24.
On Sunday, the Swiss voted in a referendum on various topics for the procurement of new combat aircraft for a maximum of six billion francs. Now the government can choose a supplier
Nearly three years ago, a framework agreement was signed between Bulgaria and Russia for the repair of 15 MiG-29 fighters worth a total of nearly $ 48 million, but Russia is delaying their repairs, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The latest information that the Russian media is currently spreading is the attempt of an American reconnaissance ship to enter Russian territorial waters on the Baltic Sea in Scandinavian Europe, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The modernization of the Polish Mi-24 attack helicopters continues, learned BulgarianMilitary.com according Col. Waldemar Bogusławski, Deputy Head of the Armament Inspectorate for Aviation and Maritime Technology and citing Defence24.
It is also clear from the information of the prosecutor's office that the unregulated activity of the "sales representatives" has been carried out since 2016. At that time only Nikolashin was in Bulgaria, while Bikov arrived in Bulgaria last year.
According to the Swedish Ministry of Defense, the Russian ships were in the territorial waters of the state for 11 minutes. This is not the first time that Stockholm has made such accusations against Moscow.
The United Kingdom offered Ukraine the construction of missile boats according to the British project in local shipyards, agreeing not only to full technology transfer, but also to finance it with a long-term, low-interest loan
The Czech Ministry of Defense has signed a contract for the overhaul and modification of the existing T-72M4CZ tanks, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, citing the polish news agency Defence 24.
The Polish Parliamentary National Defense Commission supported the draft law allowing the ratification of the Polish-American agreement on expanding defense cooperation
It is not about the Turkish intervention in Syria, aimed primarily at the Kurds, which everyone - including the United States who once supported the Kurds in their fight against ISIS - swallowed quite smoothly.
There is a lot of information now that Erdogan after the failed coup of 2016 holds the US responsible and is moving at full speed to withdraw from the alliance moving in an autonomous course.
Warlike tones come from the Turkish government. If Greece should expand its territorial waters in the Aegean Sea, that would be "a reason for war", the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu was quoted at the weekend