Homepage » Ministry of Defence » Newsroom » News

4.3.2012 •The joint acquisition of equipment was one of conclusions from talks of General Vlastimil Picek, Chief of the General Staff, Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, and Major General Peter Vojtek, Chief of the General Staff, Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic, at Slovak towns of Cadca and Zilina during 29 February and 2 March 2012.

General Picek visits his Slovak counterpart

26.2.2012 •The winning team of the 18th year of the Winter Survival was received at the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic in Prague where the highest military representatives and commanders mark its achievements.

Winners of the Winter Survival 2012 at the General Staff

18.2.2012 •In appreciation of saving life of an American soldier in Afghanistan, US General Martin E. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, awarded Staff Sergeant Michal Novotny the Bronze Star Medal.

Czech soldier in Afghanistan receives high American award

11.2.2012 •Further cooperation between the Czech Military Academy and the Texas National Guard in the field of non-commissioned officers training was discussed at Vyskov on 7 February 2012.

Delegation of the Texas National Guard at the Military Academy at Vyskov

5.2.2012 •Surgeon General of the French Military Health Service General Gerard Nedellec appreciates work of Czech surgeons and medics on ISAF allied operation in Afghanistan.

French Surgeon General thanks to Czechs

28.1.2012 •US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta expressed his support for the Czech project to build the Multi-National Air Training Centre. During a visit of Czech Defence Minister Alexandr Vondra in Washington on 24 January 2012, the politicians also discussed further deployment of units in Afghanistan.

Czech Defence Minister visits Pentagon

24.1.2012 •Czech Defence Minister Alexandr Vondra welcomes Iraqi delegation led by Defence Minister of the Republic of Iraq Sadoon Al-Dulaimi on 23 January 2012.

Iraqi delegation at the Czech Ministry of Defence

20.1.2012 •Real numbers of personnel of the Ministry of Defence and the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic in observance of the Czech Law No. 221/1999 Col., following updates made by the Czech Law No. 272/2009 Col., valid as of 1 January 2011.

Personnel Size

9.1.2012 •The "Czech Help", which documents Czech deployment in Afghanistan, was aired Sunday 8 January evening on CT24 channel and will be rebroadcast Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 January 2012.

Czech Help (a four-minute preview - in Czech)

1.1.2012 •Observing international disarmament documents, the Czech Republic provides hereinafter numbers of major armaments and combat equipment as of 1 January 2012.

Czech military in 2012

18.12.2011 •The end of year becomes traditionally time for expressing thanks for good work of soldiers, civilian employees of the military, foreign military attachés and for meetings with war veterans.

Military observers at the General Staff

11.12.2011 •The Protocol, signed during the recent visit of President of the Russian Federation in Prague, will enable LOM Prague company provide repairs and upgrading of not only Russian helicopters kept by the Czech military but also of NATO and other countries.

The Czech-Russian Protocol enables Czechs to expand in upgrading of Russian-made helicopters

Page 26 from 38
<20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31>