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A look at the Defence news 10 - 16 January
The new Minister of Defence, Kajsa Ollongren, and the new State Secretary for Defence, Christophe van der Maat, moved into their ...
A look at the Defence news 20 December - 9 January
For the next year, the Netherlands will have command of Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 (SNMG1), a NATO flotilla. This flotilla is ...
A look at the Defence news 13 - 19 December
US, Canada and Norway welcomed to EU military mobility project.
A look at the Defence news 6 - 12 December
The Dutch and French armies intend to undertake even closer cooperation in the field of training and exercises. A letter of ...
Official welcome for the US, Canada and Norway in EU Military Mobility project
Today, the Netherlands officially welcomed the US, Canada and Norway as members of the Dutch led EU project aimed at improving ...
A look at the Defence news 29 November – 5 December
Around 25 African officers from 12 different countries will complete three weeks of lessons in gathering and analysing ...
A look at the Defence news 22 - 28 November
The residents of the southern Netherlands will have the opportunity to spot substantial numbers of helicopters until ...
A look at the Defence news 15–22 November
Over the coming six months, the Netherlands will deploy a C-130 Hercules transport aircraft in Mali. Its tasks will include ...
A look at the Defence news 8–14 November
Lieutenant General Kees Matthijssen is to be appointed the new Commander of the UN mission Minusma in Mali for a minimum period ...
A look at the Defence news 1–7 November
The 1st group of Dutch military personnel has arrived in Bamako, the capital of Mali. They are preparing for the arrival of a ...