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The Army Has Almost Finished the Backup Hospital in Letňany

The Army Has Almost Finished the Backup Hospital in Letňany

Most of the five hundred beds have been delivered to the backup hospital in Letňany, Prague. Intensive care units, laboratories, a computed tomography or X-ray machine and other facilities are also…

 24. 10. 2020
A unique PRIM watch to be auctioned to raise money for Czech soldiers and war veterans

A unique PRIM watch to be auctioned to raise money for Czech soldiers and war veterans

A luxury PRIM watch will be auctioned in the Galerie KODL charity auction in November. The money will be donated to the Military Solidarity Fund, which helps Czech soldiers, and their families in…

 19. 10. 2020
Soldiers Will Build a Backup Hospital in Letňany. Těchonín is not Part of the Plan yet

Soldiers Will Build a Backup Hospital in Letňany. Těchonín is not Part of the Plan yet

In the area of the PVA EXPO Prague Letňany exhibition center, the army will build a backup medical facility with a capacity of 500 beds, which will be on standby. The soldiers thus respond to the…

 17. 10. 2020
The Army Is Buying Proven MINIMI Machine Guns

The Army Is Buying Proven MINIMI Machine Guns

The MINIMI machine guns are purchased in the caliber of 7.62x51 mm and the caliber of 5.56x45 mm also in this third stage of acquisition. In both cases, the soldiers demand machine guns with a wide…

 14. 10. 2020
Purchase of New Armoured Personnel Carriers 8x8 for the Slovak Army

Purchase of New Armoured Personnel Carriers 8x8 for the Slovak Army

At the end of April 2020, a press conference was held between the Minister of Defence of the Slovak Republic Jaroslav Naď and the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Slovak…

 13. 10. 2020
Training soldiers for survival is different to cooking classes

Training soldiers for survival is different to cooking classes

Each soldier has to complete the so-called S.E.R.E. training before leaving for a foreign operation. They learn how to survive in distress in the enemy territory and get back to safety. The soldiers…

 11. 10. 2020
How to Persuade Soldiers to Fight? The Commander Must Have Authority

How to Persuade Soldiers to Fight? The Commander Must Have Authority

Members of the British Military Advisory Training Team (BMATT), who have been involved in the training of Czech soldiers since 2000, visited the 71st Mechanized Battalion in Hranice. They organized…

 10. 10. 2020
Active Reserve Will Train Also Online

Active Reserve Will Train Also Online

The coronavirus pandemic complicates the training of the Active Reserve of the Army of the Czech Republic. Chief of the General Staff Aleš Opata presented a novelty at yesterday's press conference…

 08. 10. 2020
Radios for the Army of the Czech Republic or to what extent the defence should support domestic producers

Radios for the Army of the Czech Republic or to what extent the defence should support domestic producers

The Ministry of Defence has been proclaiming the importance of supporting the domestic defence industry for a long time. The terms of purchase, including the offset programmes and percentage…

 06. 10. 2020
Czech Troops Resumed Operations in Iraq

Czech Troops Resumed Operations in Iraq

On October 1, 2020, the Army of the Czech Republic resumed their deployment in the foreign missions OIR (Operation Inherent Resolve) and NMI (NATO Mission in Iraq) in Iraq. A total of six soldiers of…

 04. 10. 2020