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A look at the Defence news 14 - 20 March

The EU ministers of foreign affairs and ministers of defence have formally adopted the EU Strategic Compass in Brussels. The ...

News item | 23-03-2022 | 17:20

Professor of War Studies Osinga: ‘Russia is deviating from its own doctrine in Ukraine’

The war in Ukraine is being fought in a way that no one had expected. Why is Russia making so little progress despite its ...

News item | 23-03-2022 | 17:00

Red Berets prolong stay in Romania

The presence of 150 military personnel of 11 Airmobile Brigade in Romania has been extended until at least the end of April. This ...

News item | 23-03-2022 | 16:15

Rutte visits Dutch military personnel in Lithuania

Dutch military personnel in Lithuania received a visit from Prime Minister Mark Rutte today. He not only visited the Baltic ...

News item | 21-03-2022 | 17:01

Patriot air defence system stationed in Slovakia

At the request of NATO, Germany and the Netherlands are deploying Patriot air defence systems near the Sliac air force base in ...

News item | 18-03-2022 | 15:08

Deterrence and defence the focus of additional NATO meeting

How do we strengthen NATO's deterrence and defence in light of the deterioration of the security situation, both in the short and ...

News item | 16-03-2022 | 17:38

A look at the Defence news 7 – 13 March

France and the Netherlands held government consultations for the first time today. In Paris, Prime Minister Rutte and five ...

News item | 16-03-2022 | 16:04

President Zelensky asks JEF member countries for more support

 “Help yourself by helping us” was President Zelensky of Ukraine’s message to the ten Joint Expeditionary Force (JEF) leaders, ...

News item | 15-03-2022 | 16:20

Part of the Port of Vlissingen a temporary military site

The transfer area in the Port of Vlissingen was designated a temporary military site today. This was done to facilitate the ...

News item | 12-03-2022 | 00:01

A look at the Defence news 28 February - 6 March

Two years ago, the European-led Mission in the Strait of Hormuz (EMASoH) was established to guarantee freedom of navigation. From ...

News item | 09-03-2022 | 15:06