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A look at the Defence news 4 September – 10 September

NATO ships are monitoring a large number of Russian navy vessels in the east of the Mediterranean Sea. The Russian ships and ...

News item | 12-09-2018 | 14:05

A look at the Defence news 28 August – 3 September

The Netherlands does not advocate a new major European operational headquarters for military missions, Ank Bijleveld-Schouten has ...

News item | 05-09-2018 | 15:35

A look at the Defence news 21 – 27 August

Last week, 24 participants from 23 countries took part in the “First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis” course given in ...

News item | 30-08-2018 | 17:12

A look at the Defence news 13-20 August

Dutch F-16s supported ground troops during 10 missions in the Syrian province of Deir al Zour. Force was used in 2 of these ...

News item | 22-08-2018 | 11:27

A look at the Defence news 31 July – 6 August

Using a flexible water bag (bambi bucket), a Chinook transport helicopter dropped almost 250,000 litres of water on an area of ...

News item | 08-08-2018 | 09:40

A look at the Defence news 24 – 30 July

The permanent presence of Dutch military personnel at the forward post in Kidal, Mali, has been terminated for the foreseeable ...

News item | 01-08-2018 | 09:00

A look at the Defence news 17 – 23 July

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with the United States of America for the procurement of 4 MQ-9 ...

News item | 25-07-2018 | 09:25

A look at the Defence news 10 – 16 July

This week, the Netherlands made a number of agreements at the NATO summit in Brussels.

News item | 18-07-2018 | 16:43

A look at the Defence news 3 – 9 July

On 5 July, the Netherlands House of Representatives agreed to an extension of the Dutch mission in Afghanistan by a 102-48 vote. ...

News item | 11-07-2018 | 15:35

A look at the Defence news 25 June – 2 July

Dutch F-16s supported ground troops in the fight against terrorist organisation ISIS during 6 missions. These actions took place ...

News item | 04-07-2018 | 15:36