History of Bulgarian Military Intelligence Volume 1 presented at G. S. Rakovski Military Academy

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The book "History of Bulgarian Military Intelligence" Volume 1, was presented at the G. S. Rakovski Military Academy in Sofia. Its presentation marks the beginning of a series of events dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the Bulgarian military intelligence marked on January 12, 2018. According to Prof. Dr. Stancho Stanchev, one of the authors of the book, the military attaches and trade representatives worked under great tension and workload, and played an essential role in gathering diverse information in times of crisis. The military staff appointed to carry out intelligence missions abroad had excellent grades, good general knowledge, charisma, an ability to act as leaders and to inspire people to work for them.

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