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Convoy has left Kunduz

After having left Kunduz in Afghanistan, a Dutch convoy of 24 vehicles safely reached Mazar-e Sharif last Friday, from where...

News item | 30-07-2013 | 09:20

Defence personnel battles the dust in Portugal

High temperatures, a mountainous area and a dusty environment. These are three typical conditions under which Dutch military...

News item | 26-07-2013 | 11:03

F-35 test aircraft handed over

Today, the Netherlands officially received the F-35 test aircraft from the United States government at Fort Worth, Texas.

News item | 25-07-2013 | 16:54

Maltese military personnel on counterpiracy mission with RNLN

The amphibious transport ship HNLMS Johan de Witt has taken 22 Maltese military personnel on board off the coast of Malta. They...

News item | 24-07-2013 | 12:25

Russian giant helps Dutch military personnel redeploy from Kunduz

The largest helicopter in the world, the Russian Mi-26, transports materiel of the Dutch police training mission from Kunduz to...

News item | 22-07-2013 | 16:29

Bangladeshi immigration police learn to identify counterfeit passports thanks to RNLM

2 Royal Netherlands Marechaussee officials are going to train 60 members of the Bangladeshi immigration police in identifying...

News item | 22-07-2013 | 16:10

Defence organisation takes part in parade for the new Belgian King

Last Sunday, the ‘Johan Willem Friso’ Royal Military Band, one NH-90 maritime helicopter, a detachment of army personnel and...

News item | 21-07-2013 | 14:14

Military personnel begin Four Days’ Marches

In the early morning of what is promising to become a hot day, more than 5,000 military personnel from 34 countries marched out...

News item | 16-07-2013 | 12:05

More military cooperation with China

General Hou Shusen, one of China’s most senior military commanders, is visiting Netherlands Chief of Defence General Tom...

News item | 15-07-2013 | 12:59

Netherlands takes up command of EU counterpiracy mission

HNLMS Johan de Witt, the amphibious transport ship, today left Den Helder for the Horn of Africa in order to take part in...

News item | 14-07-2013 | 15:18

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