Vehicles in water – Presentation Day training

Vehicles in water – Presentation Day training

8.6.2015

A two-week water surface training and survival presentation using armoured and amphibious vehicles was opened last week at the Myslejovice military water training area.

Czech soliders half way into their Mali Mission

Czech soliders half way into their Mali Mission

2.6.2015

The Czech soldiers of the 5th Task Force continue their participation in the EU Training Mission in Mali (EUTM Mali). Three months of their six-month rotation scheme has already elapsed.

IDET Fair attracts large numbers

IDET Fair attracts large numbers

25.5.2015

The IDET (International Defence and Security Technologies Fair), which took place at the Brno Exhibition Centre from 19th - 21st May, presented defence technology from around 30 countries to military representatives, businessmen, and the public.

Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of WWII – Photo Gallery

Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of WWII – Photo Gallery

11.5.2015

Military and political representatives, as well as war veterans and the citizens of the Czech Republic commemorated the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII last week and participated in events around the country paying tribute to those who lost their lives during the war. Following is a brief description, with photos, of the various ceremonies held in Ostrava, Prague and Pilsen.

General Josef Becvar assumes the post of Chief of the General Staff of the ACR

General Josef Becvar assumes the post of Chief of the General Staff of the ACR

6.5.2015

Lieutenant General Josef Becvar was appointed the new Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic by President Milos Zeman at Prague Castle on 4th May.