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A look at the Defence news 27 January – 2 February

Assess the maritime security situation in the Strait of Hormuz. This is the assignment with which Royal Netherlands Navy ship ...

News item | 05-02-2020 | 16:00

A look at the Defence news 20 – 26 January

Winter training for Dutch military personnel will from now on be held at a training camp in the Norwegian city of Skjold. The ...

News item | 29-01-2020 | 16:57

Defence challenges hackers to prevent violent conflicts (video)

What makes a dormant conflict turn violent? And can this tipping point be identified sooner, or even prevented altogether, by ...

News item | 27-01-2020 | 15:53

A look at the Defence news 13 – 19 January

Dutch military personnel have resumed their activities in the city of Erbil in northern Iraq and in Baghdad, where they are ...

News item | 22-01-2020 | 16:46

A look at the Defence news 6 - 12 January

Dutch military personnel stationed at different locations in northern Iraq have been transferred to the city of Erbil. Transfers ...

News item | 15-01-2020 | 15:10

A look the Defence news 9 – 15 December

A multinational inspection team assessed the enhanced Forward Presence in Lithuania according to NATO standards. The unit was ...

News item | 18-12-2019 | 16:38

A look at the Defence news 2 – 8 December

Germany and the Netherlands are in the process of digitally integrating their military forces to a high degree. To facilitate ...

News item | 11-12-2019 | 17:04

A look at the Defence news 25 November - 1 December

The air defence and command frigate HNLMS De Ruyter is set to leave for the Persian Gulf in January.

News item | 04-12-2019 | 17:04

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 ...

News item | 27-11-2019 | 14:20

Part One of the standard work on the Eighty Years War now available in English

The Eighty Years War, which marked the birth of the Netherlands, was also the beginning of Dutch military history. The first part ...

News item | 26-11-2019 | 11:47