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DRC Rooivalks notch up a first

Now in its fifth year of deployment with the UN Force Intervention Brigade (FIB) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a...

16 Squadron honoured with Sword of Peace award

16 Squadron, based at AFB Bloemspruit and the SA Air Force's (SAAF) only combat support rotary wing unit, has been awarded the...

SANDF still part of MONUSCO FIB

South Africa as a troop contributing country to MONUSCO's Force Intervention Brigade (FIB) in the DRC has re-affirmed its commitment to neutralising...

Gallery: United Nations Rooivalks

In November 2013 three Denel Rooivalks were deployed to the Democratic Republic of Congo as part of the United Nations operation there....


SANDF missing the communication target

Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...