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A look at the Defence news 20 February – 26 February

Last week, Dutch military personnel were in Uganda to give training courses to the Ugandan Battle Group. They provided courses in ...

News item | 01-03-2017 | 16:30

A look at the Defence news 6 February – 12 February

‘From partnerships to ecosystems: combining our efforts for a more secure world’. This was the theme of the Future Force ...

News item | 15-02-2017 | 14:20

A look at the Defence news 30 January – 5 February (video)

Russia’s current attitude, terrorism, large migration flows, the impending scarcity of natural resources. These are all security ...

News item | 08-02-2017 | 10:49

A look at the Defence news 23 – 29 January

The Dutch F-16s protecting the airspace over Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania intercepted an Antonov-26 Curl and a Sukhoi-24 Fencer ...

News item | 01-02-2017 | 15:23

A look at the Defence news 31 October – 6 November

This week, Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert paid a visit to the Royal Netherlands Navy vessel HNLMS Rotterdam to see for ...

News item | 09-11-2016 | 17:29

A look at the Defence news, 17 – 23 October

Dutch military personnel on board the Royal Netherlands Navy vessels HNLMS Holland and HNLMS Pelikaan lent emergency aid in Haiti ...

News item | 26-10-2016 | 14:38

A look at the Defence news 26 September – 2 October

Dutch military personnel are scheduled to continue training and advising the Afghan military in 2017. Owing to the precarious ...

News item | 05-10-2016 | 16:17

A look at the Defence news 12-18 September

In the Caribbean, HNLMS Groningen intercepted a fishing boat carrying 2,000 kg of cocaine. An American patrol aircraft spotted ...

News item | 21-09-2016 | 08:30

A look at the Defence news 11 – 17 July

The bodies of the two servicemen killed in Mali on Wednesday 6 July, Sergeant Henry Hoving (29) and Corporal Kevin Roggeveld ...

News item | 20-07-2016 | 11:05

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

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