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A look at the Defence news 13 - 19 September

The Netherlands Minister of Defence, Ank Bijleveld-Schouten, has handed in her resignation to the King. Sigrid Kaag, the ...

News item | 22-09-2021 | 11:58

A look at the Defence news 6 – 12 September

German and Dutch air defence personnel are preparing for possible deployment as part of the NATO rapid response force.

News item | 15-09-2021 | 14:27

A look at the Defence news 30 August – 5 September

Ministry of Defence concludes emergency assistance to Haiti HNLMS Holland returned to its mooring on Curaçao on 3 September, thus ...

News item | 08-09-2021 | 15:12

A look at the Defence news 23 - 29 August

On 26 August, the Netherlands – in the form of embassy staff and 90 military personnel – had to leave Kabul. The Dutch government ...

News item | 01-09-2021 | 09:29

A look at the Defence news 16 – 22 August

Both Chinooks, which are in Albania because of the many fires, will stay there longer. Initially, Defence had promised help until ...

News item | 25-08-2021 | 12:10

A look at the Defence news 9 - 15 August

Working alongside Netherlands Coast Guard units, naval vessel HNLMS Holland has seized 1,325 kilos of drugs. Smugglers were ...

News item | 18-08-2021 | 09:00

A look at the Defence news 2 – 8 August

The UK Carrier Strike Group, of which HNLMS Evertsen is a part, this week sailed the Philippine Sea. After having been at sea for ...

News item | 11-08-2021 | 12:47

A look at the Defence news 26 July – 1 August

The Netherlands armed forces has deployed tanks abroad for the first time in 20 years. The Dutch Leopard 2A6 battle tanks have ...

News item | 04-08-2021 | 14:39

A look at the Defence news 19 - 25 July

Thirty nine military personnel of the Company in the West in Curaçao have tested positive for COVID-19. They are now in isolation ...

News item | 28-07-2021 | 11:35

A look at the Defence news 12 - 18 July

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News item | 21-07-2021 | 10:43