Events

CV90 IFV impressed Slovaks with its complexity, reliability and proven solution

CV90 IFV impressed Slovaks with its complexity, reliability and proven solution

CV90 tracked armoured fighting vehicles are currently deployed in 7 countries, namely Denmark, Estonia, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland. The government there decided on 28…

 12. 08. 2022
Military aid to Ukraine must continue. The modernisation of the armed forces is a never-ending process

Military aid to Ukraine must continue. The modernisation of the armed forces is a never-ending process

There have been clear differences in the approach of Western countries to military and other assistance to Ukraine since the beginning of the inexcusable and ongoing Russian aggression. The Czech…

 04. 08. 2022
Slovak Black Hawks are not only intervening in our country, but recently they also helped in Slovenia

Slovak Black Hawks are not only intervening in our country, but recently they also helped in Slovenia

Slovakia has had nine UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters at its disposal for two years now, which not only have a decent transport capacity, but are also a versatile platform that can, when needed, for…

 03. 08. 2022
Leopard 2 tanks are the best possible choice for Slovakia

Leopard 2 tanks are the best possible choice for Slovakia

In the context of the ongoing war in Ukraine, NATO countries are looking for ways to further support Ukraine. One of the preferred options is the supply of equipment from former Soviet bloc countries…

 31. 07. 2022
The end of cheap security

The end of cheap security

The war in Ukraine represents the biggest transformation of the security environment since the end of the Cold War.  Unfortunately, there is still a prevailing opinion in part of our society…

 28. 07. 2022
We share similar weapons and technology with Sweden

We share similar weapons and technology with Sweden

The North Atlantic Alliance will soon be expanded by two more member states - Sweden and Finland. Let us take a closer look at the Swedish Army, which has the undeniable advantage of a large domestic…

 24. 07. 2022
Prague hosted a conference on new technologies for European defence

Prague hosted a conference on new technologies for European defence

The Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU hosted an expert conference entitled "Importance of Modern Technologies for European Defence and Security" on Wednesday, under the auspices of the…

 22. 07. 2022
The views of the members of the Defence Committee are in agreement regarding the acquisition of the CV90 IFV. However, they differ on the acquisition of the F-35

The views of the members of the Defence Committee are in agreement regarding the acquisition of the CV90 IFV. However, they differ on the acquisition of the F-35

On the eve of the cabinet meeting, Defence Minister Jan Černochová briefed MPs from the Defence Committee and senators from the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security Committee on the plan to…

 21. 07. 2022
Lessons from Ukraine: effective cooperation between troops is the key to success

Lessons from Ukraine: effective cooperation between troops is the key to success

Russia's aggression against Ukraine, which has been going on for almost five months now, has become an extremely valuable source of lessons for the armies of Western countries from the very first…

 15. 07. 2022
Slovakia approves purchase of new CV9035 MkIV

Slovakia approves purchase of new CV9035 MkIV

At a meeting on 28 June, the Slovak Government approved a proposal for the purchase of 152 CV9035 MkIV tracked armoured vehicles with a 35mm gun under an intergovernmental agreement with Sweden…

 29. 06. 2022