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12.4.2018 •During her visit to the 22nd Helicopter Base in Namest nad Oslavou on 9th April, Minister of Defence Karla Slechtova provided a status update on the forthcoming purchase of 12 multipurpose helicopters at a meeting with base commanders.

New helicopters

27.3.2018 •Chief of the General Staff General Josef Becvar had talks last week with senior Brazilian military officials having received a formal invitation from the Chief of the Joint Staff of the Armed Forces of Brazil, Admiral Ademir Sobrinho.

General Becvar visits Brazil to boost defence cooperation

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The Czech Mission is a tenpart documentary series covering service of Czech soldiers in multinational operations and in observation missions of the United Nations and the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
The first part is dedicated to history and purpose of deploying Czech soldiers to foreign military operations and missions. Other parts show work of the Czech service members on deserts of Iraq, on snow-covered Kosovo mountains, around diamond mines in Sierra Leone´s jungle, or in forgotten corners of wild Congo, and depict missions in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Liberia and (former Soviet) Georgia.
The production of this series lasted seven months, during which the staff visited nineteen countries of three continents.
The project of this documentary series has been the joint effort of the Czech Ministry of Defennce, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Czech Television. The series has been produced by A-NEWS, s.r.o.
Published by Ministry of Defence of CR – AVIS 2007
Photos: Michal Novotný - Lidové noviny