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Book marks 25 years of a democratic Navy

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The South African Navy (SA Navy) has published a new coffee table style photo book focusing on the Navy’s activities and accomplishments of the...

A decade of defenceWeb

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2018 is an important year for defenceWeb as it marks the culmination of a successful decade of publishing as South Africa –...

Somalis remember deadly suicide bombing a year on

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A year after their father was among nearly 600 Somalis killed in a fireball, the 32 children of Abdullah Mohamud plunged into...

AFB Waterkloof turns 80

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AFB Waterkloof today (August 1) marks its 80th anniversary. It started life on 1 August 1938 as Waterkloof Air Station as a practice...

Austerity, rather than ostentation, will mark the Armscor fiftieth

The current board and management of Armscor will this year mark the 50th anniversary of the State-owned defence and security acquisition agency,...

50 years of Armscor

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2018 marks the golden anniversary of the South African defence and security acquisition agency - Armscor. It was created as the Armaments Corporation...

Silver Falcons 50th anniversary getting ever closer

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Silver Falcon number one, Commandant (Colonel) Chris Prins, is no longer alive and sadly, cannot be part of the SA Air Force...

Anti-government chanting in Ethiopia on anniversary of festival deaths

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Hundreds of people chanting anti-government slogans marched in the central Ethiopian town of Bishoftu at a religious festival where a stampede triggered...

Cape Field Artillery marks its 160th anniversary

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The fourth oldest Reserve Force regiment in the SA National Defence Force – Cape Field Artillery – late last month marked its...

Partnership adds value to the Silver Falcons

In May this year the Silver Falcons, to many the flagbearers of one of the oldest air forces in the world, touched...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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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...