Posts by Nicholas Fiorenza

in Ares Jun 05, 2014

NATO Reinforces Collective Defense

NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels June 3-4 agreed to steps to strengthen collective defense in response to the Ukraine crisis....More
in Ares Jun 03, 2014

Bruinvis Versus U31

The Royal Netherlands Navy submarine Bruinvis and the German U31 fired training torpedoes at each other on 29 May....More
in Ares May 08, 2014

De Zeven Provinciën and NH90 Go Dutch to Track Kuznetzov

Dutch frigate encounters Russian carrier....More
in Ares Apr 25, 2014

NATO Beer Connection

I started talking to some drinkers at an adjacent table when I overheard them saying the NATO Secretary General's brother is a brewer....More
in Ares Apr 23, 2014

Pair Of Bears Back Off

Two Royal Netherlands Air Force F-16s on quick action alert were scrambled from Volkel air base this afternoon to intercept a pair of Russian Tu-95....More
in Ares Apr 16, 2014

German NH90 Experiences Flare Malfunction in Afghanistan

The flare dispensing system of one of the four German NH90 helicopters deployed to Afghanistan did not work properly on 11-12 April....More
in Ares Mar 28, 2014

Norwegian Will Be Next NATO Secretary General

The North Atlantic Council approved former Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg as Secretary General designate....More
in Ares Mar 21, 2014

Nuclear Security Summit Goes Dutch

The Netherlands is making every effort to secure the Nuclear Security Summit it is hosting in The Hague on 24-25 March, deploying surface-to-air....More
in Ares Mar 21, 2014

NATO Draws Consequences From Crimea Crisis

Russia's annexation of Crimea is causing NATO to reaffirm its collective defense guarantee, work more closely with Ukraine, and suspend cooperation....More
in Ares Mar 13, 2014

Belgium And Netherlands Go Dutch With Artillery

Artillery is one of the many areas of defense cooperation between Belgium and the Netherlands....More

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