Today Bulgaria requested support from the United States, it needs to protect its airspace.

According to bourgas.ru, today Bulgaria requested support from the United States, it needs to protect its airspace. This was announced by Minister of Defense Dragomir Zakov at the Tsrancha training ground.

The Minister of Defense said that at meetings at the Pentagon he raised the issue of the need for fighters to patrol the airspace after the MiGs had expired before the arrival of new F-16s.

“We are talking about options where this gap can be filled. Will it be F-16 aircraft, will there be other aircraft, the number of aircraft, where will they come from, how will all assistance be formed, how will we do it ourselves,” said Dragomir Zakov.

US Ambassador Hiro Mustafa and the Minister of Defense highly appreciated what the special forces showed at the Tsrancha training ground. According to Dragomir Zakov, it is necessary to continue the modernization of special forces for operations at sea and with the acquisition of their own aviation.

“Of course, we need to develop the air and sea component. We also have obligations to NATO, so this needs to be developed in the future,” Zakov said.

The chief of defense said helicopter pilots were sent to Croatia to train special forces.

“The naval component is my pain. We need to focus on her because we have a potential target – Naval Special Forces. And indeed, the focus should be there, in terms of weapons, communications, personnel, ”said the defense admiral. Emil Eftimov.

The commandos showed various ways of neutralizing the enemy, landing juices, entering the building by helicopter and using combat dogs.

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