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Castle Forge training event: US Strike Eagles return to Romania and Bulgaria

US F-15E Strike Eagles returned to Borcea Air Base in Romania and Graf Ignatievo Air Base in Bulgaria for the second phase of forward dispersions in support of Operation Castle Forge, a multinational training event that demonstrates the agile combat job. “Castle Forge is designed to exercise the agility and rapid movement of air power […]

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Castle Forge training event: US Strike Eagles return to Romania and Bulgaria

US F-15E Strike Eagles returned to Borcea Air Base in Romania and Graf Ignatievo Air Base in Bulgaria for the second phase of forward dispersions in support of Operation Castle Forge, a multinational training event that demonstrates the agile combat job. “Castle Forge is designed to exercise the agility and rapid movement of air power […]

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Bulgaria and North Macedonia chart path to break deadlock blocking EU progress

The leaders of North Macedonia and EU member Bulgaria appear to have considered a possible exit from a year-long dispute over a shared culture that has blocked Macedonian hopes of progressing towards membership talks with the block. But without a decisive breakthrough to dispel Sofia’s objections to opening such negotiations, EU officials acknowledged that the […]

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USAREUR-AF Band & Chorus travel through Romania and Bulgaria on their 2021 Stronger Together Tour | Item

1/2 Show legend + Hide caption – The US Army Europe & Africa Band & Chorus performed alongside the 2nd Light Infantry Band of Bulgaria on September 1, 2021, during their 2021 Stronger Together tour. U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Kayla Winslow, a singer of the group, sang a solo performance of O Mio Babbino Caro. […]

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Bulgaria in crisis will hold new early elections on November 14 | Bulgaria

Bulgaria will hold early parliamentary elections on November 14 in an attempt to resolve a political crisis that has left it without a regular government for months, the country’s President Rumen Radev said on Saturday. Bulgarians voted in April and July, but both ballots resulted in fragmented legislatures. No party has been able to form […]

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Triple Nickel concludes exercise Thracian Star 21 in Bulgaria with allies

On Friday, the Air Force completed Thracian Star 21, an exercise designed to improve interoperability and combat effectiveness. The exercise, led by the Bulgarian Air Force and organized at Graf Ignatievo Air Base in Bulgaria, involved more than 150 people and eight F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the notorious 555th Fighter Squadron – known as […]

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Can Bulgaria catch the digital wave? Define political priorities

Bulgaria is on the periphery of Europe, both geographically and economically. Could the wave of new digital technologies help bring the country closer to its European peers? While internet access has grown dramatically in recent years and the ICT sector has become the country’s top service export, Bulgaria still lags behind the rest of Europe […]