A look at the Defence news 31 August – 6 September

The Ministry of Defence and a specialist company have started operations for the recovery of the wreck of a Short Stirling bomber, which lies at the bottom of the Markermeer. The British bomber crashed in the Second World War.

The work ship Bisam with the excavator on it sets sail.
The work ship Bisam with the excavator on it sets sail.

Defence ministers visit German-Netherlands army corps

This year, the German-Netherlands army corps (1 German-Netherlands Corps, 1GNC) in Münster celebrates its 25th anniversary. During its anniversary week, the NATO headquarters for land operations received a visit from the Netherlands Minister of Defence, Ank Bijleveld, and her German counterpart Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer.