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At SWEDINT/NCGM, this year’s first International Police Officer Course for EU- and UN missions (IPOC) just finished. For the twenty participants, the training prepared them for a role as an...
Fifteen officers from the armed forces of Ghana, Nigeria, Uganda and Rwanda successfully completed the Gender Training of Trainers (GToT) course and received their certificates last month. The GToT...
The recent UNSOC course in China was the first with international participants.
GENAD participant, mr Alexander Anastasiades from the UK
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The C-17 aircraft at the Heavy Air Wing flies on missions worldwide.
Försvarets forum followed one of them.
The hubbub from the last air display has just subsided with the Home Guard Band playing while the crowd streams out of the area. The Huvudflygdagarna 2016 air show has been a fantastic occasion,...
The exercise Bison Counter 2016 is coming to an end and these last couple of weeks has been intense. With nearly 1000 participants from 21 different countries it has been great opportunity to build...
Foreign militias siege Eastern Småland and Blekinge. The militias are supported by the regional power - Neland - with funding, equipment and some training. Nelands long-term goal is to make Sweden and...
Despite rain, wind and a temperature of only just over 10 degrees, a new military world record has already been set on the first day of competition in the World Military Lifesaving Championship....
The threat of improvised explosive devices (IED) is a reality that every unit working in an area of conflict needs to address. Every soldier needs to be aware of how to act when faced with such a...
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