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A look at the Defence news 1 - 7 May

The Royal Netherlands Army will be introducing new CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) reconnaissance vehicles. ...

News item | 09-05-2018 | 14:38

A look at the Defence news 16 – 22 April

Two Defence speeches have won the American Cicero Speechwriting Award. They are former minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert’s ...

News item | 25-04-2018 | 10:45

Defence White Paper focusing on a robust, agile military force

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence can once again have confidence in the future. After years of budget cuts, the Defence ...

News item | 26-03-2018 | 15:20

A look at the Defence news 16 – 21 January

Dutch F-16s this week attacked an ISIS position. They were acting in support of coalition ground troops. This took place near Abu ...

News item | 24-01-2018 | 11:56

A look at the Defence news 20 – 27 November

Commodore Ludger Brummelaar has been appointed as the new Chief of the Military Household of His Majesty the King. He will first ...

News item | 29-11-2017 | 12:28

A look at the Defence news 16 October – 22 October

The Terrier-Oriole, a medium-range ballistic missile, was racing through space at almost 15,000 kilometres an hour. The modified ...

News item | 26-10-2017 | 11:29

A look at the Defence news 3 – 8 October

France, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom have set up a temporary multinational coordination cell. The purpose of this ...

News item | 11-10-2017 | 10:45

A look at the Defence news 26 September – 1 October

The Dutch Marine Corps and the German Navy Seebataillon unit have completed a 2-week joint training exercise in the Baltic Sea ...

News item | 04-10-2017 | 13:00

A look at the Defence news 11 – 17 September

Next year, Netherlands military personnel will again be actively involved in the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, the ...

News item | 20-09-2017 | 14:13

A look at the Defence news 21 – 28 August

Brigadier General Jeff Mac Mootry is the new commander of the Marine Corps. He has taken over from Brigadier General Frank van ...

News item | 31-08-2017 | 11:08

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