There are three main tasks performed by the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2, said Commodore James Morley, the commander of the Group, speaking at a briefing of the commanders of foreign vessels taking part in Breeze 2017 national naval exercise with international participation. He explained that the main task of the Group was to maintain a high level of combat readiness for counteraction to all kinds of threats and humanitarian crises. The second task of the Group is combating the migration wave. Currently vessels from the Group jointly with Turkey and Greece perform such tasks in the Aegean Sea. The third task of the vessels from the Group includes visits to various ports in support of NATO members and partnering countries.
On June 19 and 20 Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev pays an official visit to Slovakia to mark the 25 th anniversary since the start of the Bulgaria-Slovakia diplomatic relations. President Radev will meet in Bratislava his Slovak counterpart Andrej..
The situation in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia has normalized after Monday’s heavy thunderstorm and torrential rain. The rainfall amount reached 50 liters per square meter in one hour only. Many underpasses, subway stations, buildings of public institutions..
Fuel retailers went out on street protests in Bulgaria’s coastal city of Burgas over the planned amendments to the Administrative Regulation of Economic Activities with Oil and Oil Products Act. The fuel retailers are protesting, because according to..