The Netherlands armed forces currently has 1.290 members of personnel deployed to missions abroad (as of 17 October 2017). Dutch military personnel thus contribute to stability and security throughout the world on a daily basis.
A look at the Defence news 20 February – 26 February
01-03-2017 | 16:30
Last week, Dutch military personnel were in Uganda to give training courses to the Ugandan Battle Group. They provided courses...
A look at the Defence news 6 February – 12 February
15-02-2017 | 14:20
‘From partnerships to ecosystems: combining our efforts for a more secure world’. This was the theme of the Future Force...
A look at the Defence news 30 January – 5 February (video)
08-02-2017 | 10:49
Russia’s current attitude, terrorism, large migration flows, the impending scarcity of natural resources. These are all...
A look at the Defence news 23 – 29 January
01-02-2017 | 15:23
The Dutch F-16s protecting the airspace over Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania intercepted an Antonov-26 Curl and a Sukhoi-24...
A look at the Defence news 31 October – 6 November
09-11-2016 | 17:29
This week, Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert paid a visit to the Royal Netherlands Navy vessel HNLMS Rotterdam to see for...
A look at the Defence news, 17 – 23 October
26-10-2016 | 14:38
Dutch military personnel on board the Royal Netherlands Navy vessels HNLMS Holland and HNLMS Pelikaan lent emergency aid in...