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Netherlands to purchase Leopard 1 tanks for Ukraine
Together with Denmark and Germany, the Netherlands will supply at least 100 Leopard 1A5 main battle tanks to Ukraine. This trio ...
A look at the Defence news 23 – 29 January
Germany announced that it will shortly supply 14 Leopard 2A6 battle tanks to Ukraine. The Netherlands is part of a group of ...
A look at the Defence news 16 – 22 January
Dutch military personnel have started work in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This concerns four staff officers. They are contributing to ...
The Dutch supply of Patriot air defence system to Ukraine
The Netherlands will supply parts of a Patriot air defence system, specifically 2 launchers and missiles, to Ukraine. The ...
A look at the Defence news 9 – 15 January
Hundreds of American M1 Abrams tanks, Bradley infantry fighting vehicles and other materiel are being transported through the ...
A look at the Defence news 19 December – 8 January
In 2022, the Royal Netherlands Navy (RNLN) intercepted a record quantity of drugs in the Caribbean, amounting to a total of ...
A look at the Defence news 13 – 18 December
Since last week, the Defence organisation has been flying 11 F-16s to be divested from Florida to Europe in several flights. The ...
A look at the Defence news 5 – 12 December
Last week, HNLMS Holland once again managed to prevent another large amount of drugs from reaching the market.
A look at the Defence news 28 November – 4 December
Air defence and command frigate HNLMS Tromp and minehunter HNLMS Makkum participated in a large exercise organised by Finland. ...
A look at the Defence news 21 - 27 November
The Royal Netherlands Navy ship HNLMS Pelikaan visited Suriname on the occasion of its 47th Independence Day (Srefidensi Dey) ...