The Netherlands armed forces currently has 821 members of personnel deployed to missions abroad (as of 9 July 2018). 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...