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A look at the Defence news 7 – 13 March

France and the Netherlands held government consultations for the first time today. In Paris, Prime Minister Rutte and five ...

News item | 16-03-2022 | 16:04

President Zelensky asks JEF member countries for more support

 “Help yourself by helping us” was President Zelensky of Ukraine’s message to the ten Joint Expeditionary Force (JEF) leaders, ...

News item | 15-03-2022 | 16:20

Part of the Port of Vlissingen a temporary military site

The transfer area in the Port of Vlissingen was designated a temporary military site today. This was done to facilitate the ...

News item | 12-03-2022 | 00:01

A look at the Defence news 28 February - 6 March

Two years ago, the European-led Mission in the Strait of Hormuz (EMASoH) was established to guarantee freedom of navigation. From ...

News item | 09-03-2022 | 15:06

Dutch Patriot air defence system on verge of deployment to Slovakia

At the request of NATO, the Netherlands and Germany are jointly preparing to deploy Patriots to Slovakia. The surface-to-air ...

News item | 08-03-2022 | 16:27

Minister and Chief of Defence visit Red Berets

Minister of Defence Kajsa Ollongren and Chief of Defence General Onno Eichelsheim were in Romania today. Currently, 150 military ...

News item | 07-03-2022 | 21:21

Naval vessel HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën heads to Norway to join NATO flotilla

The air defence and command frigate HNLMS De Zeven Provinciën departed for Norway today. The naval vessel will join the Standing ...

News item | 06-03-2022 | 16:31

First refugees from Ukraine received at Harskamp Barracks

The first refugees from Ukraine arrived at Harskamp Barracks yesterday. This concerns 120 people. They fled their country after ...

News item | 04-03-2022 | 16:00

Self-propelled howitzers head to Germany for firing exercise

The Royal Netherlands Army (RNLA) is taking part in the regular SOB/SOMS firing exercises in Bergen-Hohne and Munster-Süd with 16 ...

News item | 04-03-2022 | 14:39

New shipment of goods for Ukraine

The Netherlands is sending another shipment of goods to Ukraine. This shipment includes both military and non-military items. It ...

News item | 03-03-2022 | 16:15