The Royal Netherlands Army’s land operations contribute to freedom, security and prosperity in the Netherlands and abroad. The Army is able to perform its tasks thanks to its professional and well-trained military personnel. They push on where others stop. They conduct combat operations under the most extreme circumstances, provide humanitarian aid and lend support during disasters.
Dutch personnel arrive in the Bahamas
11-09-2019 | 22:15
Approximately 550 Dutch military personnel have arrived in the Bahamas. They have been tasked with providing disaster relief to ...
A look at the Defence news 8 - 14 July
18-07-2019 | 13:52
The wrecks of the submarines KXVII and O16 have disappeared. That was the message conveyed by the expeditionary team that visited ...
A look at the Defence news 10 - 16 June
19-06-2019 | 13:23
After a 3 year absence, the Royal Netherlands Air Force Days are back. Dutch air power presented itself to the general public at ...
A look at the Defence news 22 - 29 April
01-05-2019 | 14:54
The Commander of the Royal Netherlands Army, Lieutenant General Leo Beulen, was awarded the Legion d’Honneur on 24 April.
New at Defence: Netherlands Special Operations Command (video)
07-12-2018 | 13:45
Special Operations Forces (SOF) are becoming increasingly important, yet at a national level this capability was until recently ...
A look at the Defence news 1 - 7 May
09-05-2018 | 14:38
The Royal Netherlands Army will be introducing new CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) reconnaissance vehicles. ...