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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

A look at the Defence news 11 – 17 November

State Secretary for Defence Barbara Visser was in the US to learn more about the latest developments within the F35 programme. ...

News item | 20-11-2019 | 16:38

A look at the Defence news 4 – 10 November

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence has now disclosed the place, date and time of 2 bombing missions carried out by Dutch F-16s ...

News item | 13-11-2019 | 17:05

A look at the Defence news 28 October – 3 November

On 19 November, HNLMS Groningen intercepted a transport of drugs. The patrol vessel managed to stop a speedboat carrying 330 kg ...

News item | 06-11-2019 | 16:58

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