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US$2 million plus boost for mine action in Ethiopia

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Sizeable donations from Denmark and Japan will enable the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) to continue humanitarian mine action activities and operations in...

Danish frigate headed to Gulf of Guinea

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The Danish frigate Esbern Snare has departed Denmark for the Gulf of Guinea, where it will patrol for pirates and ensure law and order...

Danish Merlin helicopters transport 1 800 people during first three months...

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Denmark’s two EH-101 Merlin helicopters have transported 1 800 personnel and 45 tonnes of cargo during their first three months in Mali as part...

Danish EH101s deployed to Mali

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Denmark has deployed two EH101 helicopters to Mali, where they are supporting the French-led Operation Barkhane counter-terrorism effort. The two EH101 along with 70 support...

Denmark to send three aircraft to the Sahel

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Denmark has announced it will send a C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft to Mali and two EH-101 helicopters to the Sahel as it strengthens...

Denmark to pull F-16 fighter jets from Syria and Iraq

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Denmark will not extend military operations of its seven F-16 fighter jets in Syria and Iraq from mid-December after six months in...

Danish warplanes drop first bombs against Islamic State in Syria

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Danish warplanes bombed Syria for the first time, its military said on Friday, as Denmark extended its fight against Islamic State from...

Denmark’s contribution to Unified Protector cost US$110 million

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Denmark's contribution to military operations against Muammar Gaddafi's regime cost the country US$110 million, according to Denmark's Ministry of Finance. Denmark was one...

Danish wind turbine part maker mulls South African plant

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Denmark-based LM Wind Power, the world's largest manufacturer of turbine blades, is considering establishing a plant in South Africa to supply the...

Denmark extends Libya mission

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Denmark will take part in NATO operations against Libya for another three months, and will allow the rebel National Transitional Council to...

More needs to be done to combat piracy: Denmark

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Denmark's Minister for Foreign Affairs Lene Espersen says more needs to be done to combat piracy. She was speaking after a meeting...

Danish pullout hits NATO drone project

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Denmark's pullout from a NATO drone project has raised questions about the future of the €1.3 billion ($1.7 billion) multinational programme involving...

Denmark begged to impose targeted Swaziland sanctions

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A banned opposition party in the tiny kingdom of Swaziland has begged the international community to impose ‘targeted sanctions' on the ruling...