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A look at the Defence news, 5 – 11 October

In 2019, the Netherlands will again supply military personnel for the Very High Readiness Joint Task Force, NATO’s ‘flash...

News item | 14-10-2015 | 10:15

Defence News Summary 28 September – 4 October

The Netherlands has deployed a coastguard aircraft to Frontex operation Triton. A summary of Defence news in the week of 28...

News item | 07-10-2015 | 17:51

Defence News Summary 21 – 27 September

A Dutch team has arrived in Ukraine for the first transfer of human remains and personal items of MH17 victims found after 1...

News item | 30-09-2015 | 08:58

Defence News Summary 14 – 20 September

On 17 September, the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee carried out checks at the German-Dutch border crossing Babberich to combat...

News item | 23-09-2015 | 13:26

Defence News Summary 7 – 13 September

The Defence organisation will procure 14 new Chinook transport helicopters and modernise 6 helicopters currently in use. This...

News item | 16-09-2015 | 12:07

Cabinet continues to strengthen the armed forces

The armed forces will receive another EUR 220 million next year, increasing to EUR 345 million in 2020. This is the fourth time...

News item | 16-09-2015 | 10:12

Defence News Summary 31 August – 6 September

On 4 September, the RNLN support ship HNLMS Pelikaan left from Curaçao to provide disaster relief on the Caribbean island of...

News item | 09-09-2015 | 14:48

Defence News Summary 24-30 August

During the past two weeks, Dutch F-35 and F-16 fighter pilots had a taste of the future of the Royal Netherlands Air Force at...

News item | 02-09-2015 | 16:01

Defence News Summary 17-23 August

“The Royal Netherlands Army Recovery and Identification Service is one of the key units in our organization, underlining what...

News item | 24-08-2015 | 15:11

Defence News Summary 10-16 August

Last Saturday a ceremony was held at the Indies Monument in The Hague to commemorate the capitulation of Japan on 15 August...

News item | 18-08-2015 | 13:45

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