24 June – 9 July 2014, Central Military Club, Sofia
From 24 June – 9 July 2014, The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria, with the support of NATO, organized a public exhibition on the topic “NATO Ballistic Missile Defence”, at the Central Military Club, in Sofia.
The exhibition was part of the national plan to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the accession of Bulgaria to NATO.
The topic of the exhibition was related to the protection of Europe.
In 2010, after the NATO Lisbon Summit, the Alliance decided to initiate the development of a missile defense to fulfil its primary purpose – the defense of Europe.
During the Summit in Chicago in 2012, the Heads of State and Prime Ministers of NATO Member States announced the potential for a missile defense application.