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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

A look at the Defence news 19 - 25 June

Until the end of June, around 100 Dutch military personnel are providing support for the smooth transportation of a US helicopter ...

News item | 27-06-2018 | 13:53

A look at the Defence news 12 – 18 June

The Netherlands will end its mission in Mali on 1 May 2019. The current contribution to the NATO mission in Afghanistan is to be ...

News item | 20-06-2018 | 16:20

A look at the Defence news 5 June - 11 June

Twenty-four current and former members of the Netherlands armed forces will represent the Netherlands at the 2018 Invictus Games. ...

News item | 13-06-2018 | 14:29

A look at the Defence news 29 May - 4 June

The Royal Netherlands Army has finally acquired the Kodiak engineering and mine clearance tank.

News item | 06-06-2018 | 12:14