A look at Defense news 18 - 24 November
HNLMS Groningen has successfully intercepted a drug transport in the Caribbean Sea. This is the third seizure in a short space of time.
It is estimated that approximately 350 kilos of contraband was being transported, most of which sunk. The suspects were handed over to the US Coastguard for prosecution in the United States.
Tackling security challenges with space technology
In the coming years, the space domain is likely to be a decisive factor for developments on the world stage. With this in mind, relevant Defence divisions have joined forces internationally as the Responsive Space Capabilities steering group. In this group, 11 countries will collaborate on research, development, testing and experimentation.