CZDEFENCE

EUTM in Mali will be crucial for the Army of Czech Republic

EUTM in Mali will be crucial for the Army of Czech Republic

Czech Armed Forces (CAF) will assume command of the European Union training mission in Mali next year. This information was announced by the prime minister Babiš and Minister of Defence Metnar…

 06. 12. 2019
T-72 tanks and the Czech Republic

T-72 tanks and the Czech Republic

Having a look at present situation of the Czech tank force, it seems to be quite absurd to know that not long time ago was Czech, or rather Czechoslovak tank force one of the strongest in the world…

 04. 12. 2019
Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

Česká zbrojovka will arm policemen in Slovakia

The Czech defence industry has a very good reputation in the world. The Czechoslovak production at that time was phenomenal and we are not lagging behind even today. Therefore, the pleasing news was…

 03. 12. 2019
The Czech army is testing new special Pandur II armoured vehicles

The Czech army is testing new special Pandur II armoured vehicles

In January 2017, the Czech Ministry of Defense signed a contract with Tatra Defence Vehicle to buy 20 Pandur II CZ armoured vehicles in two special versions. The demanding project has come to a…

 01. 12. 2019
EU member states should increase their defence budgets

EU member states should increase their defence budgets

The European arms industry is in many aspects lagging behind the American one, the disinclination of European states to increase their defence budgets is one of the major problems, says Jiří Hynek…

 29. 11. 2019
Conclusions of the Czech Army present condition

Conclusions of the Czech Army present condition

The army structure conception by 2030 brings a lot of information, plans and visions. According to this conception in 2030 Czech Army will be highly operational in balanced organizational structure…

 28. 11. 2019
The Visegrád four members will strengthen next year

The Visegrád four members will strengthen next year

Already the second training conference of V4 countries took place last week in Olomouc. It was called Training, Education and Exercise Synchronisation Conference 2019.  These regular meetings…

 24. 11. 2019
There is a need of new tanks or when will Czechia join Leopard 2 tanks users

There is a need of new tanks or when will Czechia join Leopard 2 tanks users

The future of tank units is a burning matter. Someone objects that instead of having some pieces in operation, the army should rather put money into another capacities. Defenders of the “steel…

 21. 11. 2019
The Czech-israeli Chamber of Commerce against labelling of the products from Judea, Samaria, East Jerusalem and Golan Heights

The Czech-israeli Chamber of Commerce against labelling of the products from Judea, Samaria, East Jerusalem and Golan Heights

The European court of justice judicated on November 12th, 2019, that “Foodstuffs originating in the territories occupied by the state of Israel must bear the indication of their territory of…

 19. 11. 2019
New Israeli EL/M-2084 radars for Czech army and Tatra Trucks - tried link

New Israeli EL/M-2084 radars for Czech army and Tatra Trucks - tried link

The Israeli army transports its EL/M-2084 radars at Tatra 6x6 platform chassis, that is tested hardware from the Czech Republic. The Czech army will gain the above mentioned tried radars by 2023…

 19. 11. 2019