Czechs repel attack on Bamako EUTM Headquarters

Czechs repel attack on Bamako EUTM Headquarters

29.3.2016

On 21st March 2016, Czech soldiers, together with Malian forces, successfully foiled an attack on the Headquarters of the EU Training Mission in Bamako.

Belgian helicopter crews return to the Czech Republic

Belgian helicopter crews return to the Czech Republic

22.3.2016

A two-week joint training exercise of Belgian and Czech helicopter crews is under way at Namest Helicopter Base, in the Jeseniky Mountains and will be followed by air-to-ground live-fire practices at the Boletice Military Training Area.

43rd Airborne Battalion in helicopter rappel exercise

43rd Airborne Battalion in helicopter rappel exercise

14.3.2016

Soldiers of the 43rd Airborne Battalion, based in Chrudim, participated last week in a routine helicopter combat rappel training exercise.

Medics prepare for biological threats

Medics prepare for biological threats

8.3.2016

A five-day training exercise recently organised at the Centre of Biological Protection at Techonin was aimed at testing the readiness of staff in dealing with the potential outbreak of highly infectious diseases or a bio-terrorist attack on Czech territory.

Soldiers compete in open alpine ski championship

Soldiers compete in open alpine ski championship

29.2.2016

From 24th - 26th February, during the open alpine ski championship in the Krkonose Mountains (Giant Mountains), forty nine contestants tested their skills and stamina.