Czech chemists warn neighbouring countries about the dangers of using weapons of mass destruction

Czech chemists warn neighbouring countries about the dangers of using weapons of mass destruction

2.12.2015

The two-day 'Exchange Event 2015 Exercise' held on 25th and 26th November was focused on improving interoperability and exchange of information among the national chemical centres of seven nations.

Ammunition delivered to Iraq to assist in the fight against IS

Ammunition delivered to Iraq to assist in the fight against IS

25.11.2015

The Czech Republic continues to deliver ammunition and other military material to Iraq to help the Kurdish and Iraqi Armed Forces in their fight against the militants of the Islamic State.

Ministry of Defence announces new range of benefits for war veterans

Ministry of Defence announces new range of benefits for war veterans

16.11.2015

In honour of Veterans Day 2015, representatives of the Czech Armed Forces, politicians, and the public commemorated the bravery and heroism of the soldiers who fought in two world wars, and also of the new generation of war veterans.

Chief of the General Staff visits military training of newcomers

Chief of the General Staff visits military training of newcomers

10.11.2015

Chief of the General Staff of the Czech Armed Forces Lieutenant General Josef Becvar visited the town of Vyskov last week to observe the basic training exercises of the new army recruits and new members of the Active Reserve Force.

Surgical team exercise in Afghanistan turns into real life rescue and first aid mission

Surgical team exercise in Afghanistan turns into real life rescue and first aid mission

2.11.2015

The planned MASCAL exercise of the 15th Czech Surgical Team at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul developed into a real life rescue event last week. The training exercise was interrupted when a helicopter crashed near the airport and the surgical team had to administer medical aid to the injured soldiers, personnel and civilians on the ground.