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A look at the Defence news, 21 – 27 October

Last week, the NATO ministers of Defence met for the first time since its member state Turkey invaded North Syria. The situation ...

News item | 30-10-2019 | 14:22

A look at Defence news 14 - 20 October

The Netherlands is to extend its military contribution to the anti-ISIS mission in Iraq until the end of 2021. The same applies ...

News item | 23-10-2019 | 16:20

A look at the Defence news 9 – 13 October

Document fraud, migration flows and legislation: these were the subjects that Royal Netherlands Marechaussee instructors recently ...

News item | 16-10-2019 | 17:30

A look at the Defence news 30 September – 6 October

On the basis of advice received from the manufacturer, the Ministry of Defence has issued a road ban for Boxer armoured vehicles ...

News item | 09-10-2019 | 17:10

A look at the Defence news 23 - 29 September

Dutch military personnel have returned from the operation Disaster Relief Abaco in the Bahamas. The Commander of the Netherlands ...

News item | 02-10-2019 | 16:36

A look at the Defence news 18 - 22 September

The disaster relief effort by Dutch, French and German military personnel to the Bahamas has ended. Following this initial ...

News item | 25-09-2019 | 17:04

Dutch personnel arrive in the Bahamas

Approximately 550 Dutch military personnel have arrived in the Bahamas. They have been tasked with providing disaster relief to ...

News item | 11-09-2019 | 22:15

A look at the Defence news 2 – 9 September

The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee has a new commander. Lieutenant General Hans Leijtens has taken over command from Lieutenant ...

News item | 11-09-2019 | 15:15

Extra military personnel to Caribbean for disaster relief

The Netherlands is sending additional military personnel to the Caribbean to bolster disaster relief for the Bahamas. On Saturday ...

News item | 09-09-2019 | 14:55

Navy ships head for the Bahamas to provide disaster relief after hurricane Dorian

The Netherlands will provide the Bahamas with disaster relief following the widespread havoc wreaked by hurricane Dorian. The ...

News item | 06-09-2019 | 15:02