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2 Dutch military personnel killed in Mali

2 Dutch army personnel have been killed during a firing exercise with mortars in Mali. They are 29-year-old sergeant Henry Hoving ...

News item | 06-07-2016 | 20:15

A look at the Defence news 27 June – 3 July

On 3 July, the final day of its latest mission, the multipurpose frigate HNLMS Van Amstel put 291 migrants ashore in the Italian ...

News item | 06-07-2016 | 13:20

A look at the Defence news 20 - 26 June

Defence Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert put the Dutchbat veterans in the limelight in a moving speech during the 12th Dutch ...

News item | 29-06-2016 | 08:04

A look at the Defence news 6 - 12 June

The Netherlands Air Force Open Days at Leeuwarden Air Base on 10 and 11 June drew 280,000 visitors. A summary of Defence news in ...

News item | 15-06-2016 | 12:05

A look at the Defence news 30 May – 5 June

The Marine Corps and the expeditionary Belgian Light Brigade are set to further strengthen their long-standing relations. A ...

News item | 08-06-2016 | 12:11

A look at the Defence news 23 – 29 May

Last week, the Royal Netherlands Air Force’s first two F-35 fighter aircraft arrived on Dutch soil, with the honour falling to ...

News item | 01-06-2016 | 11:42

A look at the Defence news 9 – 15 May

On 23 May, the F-35 will come to the Netherlands for the first time. A summary of Defence news in the week of 9-15 May.

News item | 19-05-2016 | 10:37

A look at the Defence news 2 – 8 May

All military and civilian lives lost in combat or during peace missions since the start of the Second World War were commemorated ...

News item | 10-05-2016 | 15:15

A look at the Defence news 4 – 10 April

We must not lose sight of the strength and successes of European cooperation. A look at the Defence news for the week of 4 to 10 ...

News item | 13-04-2016 | 14:48

A look at the Defence news (28 March - 3 April)

From next Friday, a Mobile Support Team (MST) of roughly 25 military personnel will be training Kurdish Peshmerga fighters in ...

News item | 06-04-2016 | 14:21

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