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The DOD Human Resource Development (HRD) conference Over the period 30 to 31 August 2017, the Department of Defence (DOD), hosted the 2017 Human Resources Development (HRD) conference on the HRD Strategy ..
Paying tribute to the heroes of the 1956 women’s march As Women’s Month draws to a close, the Department of Defence/SA National Defence Force hosted a women’s parade to pay tribute to the past heroes of the 1956...
Exercise Blue Kunene gets underway in Namibia The Namibian Defence Minister, Penda ya Ndakolo officially opened Exercise Blue Kunene at Oshakati Stadium in the Oshana Region on 24 August 2017...

Defence  statements & media release

15/09/2017: The South African National Defence Force busy with their Bi-Annual Operation Corona rotation
This deployment is over a period six (6) months along the international borders and focus mainly on border safe guarding...

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Deployment Operations updates

UNITED NATIONS DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL (DSRSG) RULE VISIT OF LAW TO NORTH KIVU BRIGADE: MPATI AREA
The DSRSG paid a special visit to investigate incidents and to find a solution for the conflict in the area. The RSA Operational Battalion Commander Lt Col M. Dyakopu and his team arrived at Mpati early to await the high level delegation.

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ELECTION OBSERVERS IN THE DRC VISITED THE RSA OPERATIONAL BATTALION AT MUNIGI BASE  Nov/20/2011
Colonel R.A. Makgae heartily welcomed the high profiled guest and gave an overview of the current situation in North Kivu.

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Service news updates

SA Navy

SAS AMATOLA Returns from an Epic European Adventure
The South African Navy frigate, SAS AMATOLA, returned to Simon’s Town Naval Base harbour on Saturday from a 96-day operational, commemoration and diplomatic visit to various European and African countries....

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SA Army

SA Army Capability Demonstration 2017, General de Wet Training Area in De Brug, Bloemfontein, Free State
The SA Army demonstrated its capabilities that open a wide array of employment possibilities on the domestic as well as continental front in pursuance of stability, peace and security, working together with our African and other partners from across the world....

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SA Air Force

President  Zuma Hosts Africa Day Celebrations
The South African National Defence Force Commander-in-Chief, President Jacob Zuma hosted the 2017 Africa Day Celebrations at the Sefako Makhatho Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria on 25 May 2017.

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