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A look at the Defence news 1 – 7 April

Until 12 April, fighter pilots from various countries are training for complex missions in an international context during ...

News item | 10-04-2019 | 17:15

Changes in the military leadership

Lieutenant General Martin Wijnen will take up his position as Commander of the Royal Netherlands Army on 28 August. He will ...

News item | 08-04-2019 | 11:05

A look at the Defence news 26 - 31 March

Netherlands Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld: UN peacekeeping operations must be improved from within.

News item | 03-04-2019 | 15:34

A look at the Defence news 19 – 25 March

The multinational air defence exercise Joint Project Optic Windmill is currently being conducted at the Royal Netherlands Army’s ...

News item | 28-03-2019 | 12:22

A look at the Defence news 11 – 18 March

Lieutenant General (retired) Hans Couzy has passed away in his place of residence The Hague. He was 78 years old. From 1992 to ...

News item | 20-03-2019 | 15:32

A look at the Defence news 4 - 10 March

Will there be an Elfstedentocht (Eleven Cities Tour) this year? Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten used this question to ...

News item | 13-03-2019 | 16:54

A look at the Defence news 26 February – 4 March

Air force leaves Jordanian base.

News item | 06-03-2019 | 16:17

A look at the Defence news 18 – 25 February

In a letter to the House of Representatives, Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten reported that the Defence Intelligence ...

News item | 27-02-2019 | 16:46

A look at the Defence news 12 – 17 February

Last week, 2 members of the Royal Netherlands Army Recovery and Identification Service were awarded the Medal Wojska Polskiego ...

News item | 20-02-2019 | 11:07

A look at the Defence news 4 – 11 February

Over the coming weeks, the Netherlands Defence organisation will assist the 4th (US) Combat Aviation Brigade with its move back ...

News item | 13-02-2019 | 16:31