News archive

The news published here are mainly from the Swedish Armed Forces International Centre – SWEDINT. For a complete list of news, please visit the Swedish version of the website.

"Welcome to Viking 18"
"Welcome to Viking 18" 17 April 20186:44 PM

All participants are checked in and ready to take on exercise Viking 18. At nine sites in six countries around 2500 people will work together and do their utmost to handle an international crisis....

THE GENDARMERIE AT THE MTPC
THE GENDARMERIE AT THE MTPC 12 February 20189:45 AM

Captain Melina Clerc just finished two intensive weeks at the Multinational Tactical Planning Course (MTPC) at SWEDINT. Capt Clerc took part of the course in preparation for a planning process at her...

Marines in mutually beneficial cooperation
Marines in mutually beneficial cooperation 18 January 201810:08 AM

Later this year, 1st Marine Regiment will host a bilateral exercise in the Stockholm archipelago, named “Archipelago Endeavor 18”. The purpose of the exercise is interoperability and cooperation...

Jens Stoltenberg visited NCGM
Jens Stoltenberg visited NCGM 16 January 201810:05 AM

Yesterday NATO Secretary General Mr Jens Stoltenberg visited NCGM and SWEDINT in Kungsängen.

Leadership is key!
Leadership is key! 7 December 20173:26 PM

The yearly Commanding Officers seminar on Gender in Military Operations is underway at NCGM. The three-day seminar focuses on how Commanding Officers, Chiefs of Staff and branch heads can integrate...

European countries learn from each other
European countries learn from each other 8 November 20179:08 AM

Over forty participants from 12 European countries recently gathered in order to exchange experiences and learn from each other about successfully attract, recruit and use personnel with their main...

Integrating a gender perspective
Integrating a gender perspective 27 October 20173:36 PM

Right now this year’s second Gender Adviser course is under way in Kungsängen. Thirty-four instructors and students from nineteen different countries – Australia, Austria, Canada, Croatia, Denmark,...

Aurora 17 has now finished
Aurora 17 has now finished 2 October 20173:36 PM

During Aurora 17, the armed services and the Home Guard have completed training to meet the common objective of defending Sweden. The Armed Forces have also exercised with international partners and...

Swedish-Finnish cooperation reaches new heights
Swedish-Finnish cooperation reaches new heights 27 September 20175:05 PM

During the Armed Forces exercise Aurora 17, the Hagshult air base is playing a key role, and providing the basis for a further boost to Swedish-Finnish defence cooperation.

Important exercise in civil-military cooperation
Important exercise in civil-military cooperation 27 September 20179:29 AM

– This sort of comprehensive exercise, involving us from the civilian world and the Armed Forces, is something we should do more often. I have already learned some very useful lessons, even though the...