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EU defence ministers ramp up military support to Ukraine

The European Union is to ramp up military support to Ukraine. This was decided today by the EU ministers of defence. This is in ...

News item | 28-02-2022 | 15:43

Squire radars, helmets and flak jackets on their way to Ukraine

Both of the pledged squire radars and the rest of the pledged helmets and flak jackets are on their way to Ukraine. A Royal ...

News item | 28-02-2022 | 11:23

Red berets head for Romania after NATO request

Paratroops of the Royal Netherlands Army’s 11 Airmobile Brigade have set off this morning for Romania. These red berets will be ...

News item | 28-02-2022 | 09:36

Ollongren speaks to Dutch military personnel in Lithuania

“I have a deep respect for you”, said Netherlands Minister of Defence Kajsa Ollongren today as she spoke via video link to Dutch ...

News item | 27-02-2022 | 15:26

Anti-tank weapons, air-defence missiles and sniper rifles on their way to Ukraine

The 50 Panzerfaust 3 anti-tank weapons with 400 rocket-propelled grenades and the 200 Stinger air-defence missiles pledged by the ...

News item | 27-02-2022 | 15:01

The Netherlands to also supply anti-tank weapons to Ukraine

The Netherlands will supply military goods to Ukraine for a third time. Fifty Panzerfaust 3 anti-tank weapons will be delivered ...

News item | 26-02-2022 | 19:16

Minister Ollongren welcomes F-16-pilots in Volkel

“It went very well - smoothly.” These were the words of one of the two F-16 pilots who returned yesterday evening from a ...

News item | 26-02-2022 | 12:24

New contribution of military goods to Ukraine

The Netherlands is providing an additional contribution of military goods to Ukraine. The country made a request very recently, ...

News item | 26-02-2022 | 10:58

F-35s and F-16s complete their first 24 hours on the eastern flank

The first 24 hours of the NATO deployment of Dutch fighter aircraft on the eastern flank of the NATO Treaty Area have been ...

News item | 25-02-2022 | 11:58

F-16s deployed for the protection of NATO airspace over Eastern Europe

Two F-16s have just taken off from Volkel Air Base. Both aircraft have been tasked with protecting NATO airspace over Eastern ...

News item | 24-02-2022 | 15:13