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A look at the Defence news September 12 - 18
Over 4,800 kilos of cocaine and marijuana: that was the result of 4 drug hauls in the Caribbean over the past 3 weeks. In total, ...
A look at the Defence news 5 – 11 September
German and Dutch instructors will again provide training to Ukraine military personnel, starting from the end of this month. This ...
A look at the Defence news 29 August – 4 September
The Dutch forensic investigation team will continue its investigation into war crimes in Ukraine.
A look at the Defence news 22 - 28 August
The Netherlands will provide Ukraine with additional support in the war the country is facing, as well as for the country’s ...
U.S. police arrest suspect for deadly Indianapolis shooting
A suspect has been arrested in the US for the shooting last weekend of 3 commandos. Corporal Simmie Poetsema, 26 years old, was ...
Commando shot in US dies of injuries
The Dutch commando who was in a critical condition in a hospital in the American city of Indianapolis died of his injuries last ...
Three Dutch soldiers wounded in shooting, one in critical condition
3 soldiers of the Netherlands Commando Corps were wounded last night in a shooting that took place in Indianapolis, US. They have ...
A look at the Defence news 15 – 21 August
In the year since the fall of Kabul, 2,299 people have been brought to the Netherlands from Afghanistan. However, a group of 496 ...
Netherlands to provide Ukraine with further support in war and reconstruction
The Netherlands will provide Ukraine with additional support in the war the country is facing, and for the country’s ...
A look at the Defence news 8 - 14 August
No enemy missiles have impacted on NATO territory yet, and if it is up to the Dutch and German servicemen and women stationed in ...