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JSCD concerned about intelligence shortcoming during civil unrest

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Intelligence, more specifically a lack of it, as well as unsuitability of current SA Army equipment to deal with civil unrest are two over-riding...

SANDF truck stolen in broad daylight; driver charged with negligence

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A South African National Defence Force (SANDF) truck was stolen in Centurion on 28 July and a flight sergeant is being held accountable for...

Questions coming on SA Mozambique military involvement

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Cash-strapped South Africa is not using already stretched financial resources responsibly by committing to a just on R1 billion expenditure for soldiers to be...

AFB Waterkloof vaccination site handles up to 500 personnel daily

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The SA Military Health Service (SAMHS) sickbay at AFB Waterkloof in Centurion serves a portion of the largest military community in Gauteng. Proof of...

Chief of the SANDF visiting Pakistan

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The Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), General Rudzani Maphwanya, is currently on an official visit to Pakistan, and has vowed...

SANDF Mozambique “employment” authorised by C-in-C

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South Africa’s initial military contribution to ending an Islamic insurgency in the northern part of Mozambique has the Presidential seal of approval and a...

Questions about Cuban workers and their cost to SA

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Five national government departments and ministries, including Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula’s Department of Defence and Military Veterans (DoDMV), are the targets of a Promotion of...

Angola sending military advisors to Mozambique

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Angola is the latest southern African country to be sending soldiers into Mozambique, and has agreed to deploy 20 officers and a transport aircraft...

SANDF member nabbed for Oudshoorn heist

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A South African National Defence Force (SANDF) member is on Monday expected to appear before the Oudshoorn Magistrate’s Court after he was arrested at...

Jungle warfare training for 21 SAI ahead of DR Congo deployment

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Training is the backbone of most military actions and operations so it is no surprise SA Army elements, particularly its Infantry Formation, devote much...

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Additional troop deployment is welcome and shows the need for a strong SANDF

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The announcement on Wednesday 14 July that 25 000 members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will be deployed to help counter...