Direction de la défense - News Follow the last information Direction de la défense Direction de la défense http://defense.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites.html Direction de la défense - News http://defense.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites.html Follow the last information Direction de la défense 413 80 1440 20 21 22 23 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Saturday Sunday Tue, 17 May 2022 18:22:00 +0200 Tue, 17 May 2022 18:22:00 +0200 François Bausch participated in the Foreign Affairs Council (Defence) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence François Bausch participated in the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) in its defence configuration on 17 May 2022 in Brussels. Discussions focused on the EU's Strategic Compass, the security situation in Mali and Russian aggression against Ukraine. Tue, 17 May 2022 18:22:00 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/17-conseil-defense.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/17-conseil-defense.html Working visit of François Bausch to Lithuania After his visit to Latvia from 2 to 4 May, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence François Bausch went to Lithuania on 4 and 5 May 2022 for a working visit together with the Chief of Staff of the Army, General Steve Thull. Thu, 05 May 2022 13:17:27 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/05-visite-bausch-lituanie.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/05-visite-bausch-lituanie.html Working visit of François Bausch to Latvia Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence François Bausch paid a working visit to Latvia from 2 to 4 May 2022, together with the Chief of Staff of the Army, General Steve Thull. The programme included a visit to the main air force base and a work meeting at the Latvian Ministry of Defence. Wed, 04 May 2022 13:08:09 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/04-bausch-lettonie.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/05-mai/04-bausch-lettonie.html Luxembourg's Defence supports a new initiative of Environmental Peacemaking in Mali-Burkina Faso-Niger border region On Tuesday 15th March 2022, the European Institute of Peace (EIP), TrustWorks Global and the Directorate of Defence of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg are launching an 18-month project to promote the inclusion of land and natural resource issues in conflict prevention and resolution in the border region (called Liptako Gourma) of Mali, Burkina Faso, and Niger in West Africa. Tue, 15 Mar 2022 13:13:07 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/03-mars/15-initiative-environmental-peacemaking.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/03-mars/15-initiative-environmental-peacemaking.html François Bausch announces military assistance and support measures for Ukraine On 28 February 2022, the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, François Bausch, announced military assistance and support measures for Ukraine. He informed the parliamentary Defence committee of this decision this morning. Mon, 28 Feb 2022 08:34:24 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/02-fevrier/28-bausch-ukraine.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/02-fevrier/28-bausch-ukraine.html Free antigen tests for employees with a first dose of vaccine Employees who have their first vaccine dose can be tested free of charge from 14 January 2022, while waiting for their second dose. As of Thursday, 16 December 2021, they are provided a set of 20 codes when they receive their first dose of vaccine. Thu, 16 Dec 2021 17:17:00 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/16-tests-antigeniques.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/16-tests-antigeniques.html World Climate and Security Report 2021: Warning of catastrophic climate risks and urging significant Greenhouse Gas Reductions On 7 June 2021, the Expert Group of the International Military Council on Climate and Security (IMCCS) released its second annual World Climate and Security Report (WCSR), which warns of the compound security threats posed by the convergence of climate change with other global risks, such as COVID-19. Tue, 08 Jun 2021 08:26:20 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/06-juin/08-world-climate-security-report.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/06-juin/08-world-climate-security-report.html François Bausch to speak at the launch event of the World Climate and Security Report 2021 On 7 June 2021as of 4 p.m. CET, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, François Bausch, will participate as a speaker in the worldwide launch of the World Climate and Security Report 2021. Thu, 03 Jun 2021 11:52:36 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/06-juin/07-bausch-wcsr.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/06-juin/07-bausch-wcsr.html Presentation of Luxembourg's inaugural Cyber Defence Strategy On 12 February, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, François Bausch unveiled Luxembourg's inaugural Cyber Defence Strategy. Fri, 12 Feb 2021 16:35:46 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/02-fevrier/12-bausch-strategie-cyberdefense.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/02-fevrier/12-bausch-strategie-cyberdefense.html Reshuffle of the Government in relation to the Defence and Internal Security portfolios On the proposal of the Prime Minister, the Grand Duke reorganised the ministerial portfolios. ​ Thu, 23 Jul 2020 11:23:58 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/07-juillet/23-remaniement-gouvernemental.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/07-juillet/23-remaniement-gouvernemental.html Departure of the NSPA Technical Team At Luxembourg's request to set up a patient reception structure next to the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg (CHL), the Capellen-based NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) was able to respond quickly and adequately by deploying staff and equipment on site. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 13:50:27 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/30-bausch-nspa.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/30-bausch-nspa.html General Tom Middendorp presents the "World Climate and Security Report" in Luxembourg On 14 February 2020, François Bausch, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, attended the presentation of the "World Climate and Security Report" which will be officially introduced by General Tom Middendorp at the "Munich Security Conference" this weekend and which was previewed to the Luxembourg press. Fri, 14 Feb 2020 15:03:14 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/02-fevrier/14-bausch-wcsr.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/02-fevrier/14-bausch-wcsr.html Visit of the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee at the Military Centre On 28 January 2020, the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, paid a working visit to the Military Centre in Diekirch. Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:00:30 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/01-janvier/28-kox-otan.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/01-janvier/28-kox-otan.html Working visit of François Bausch and Henri Kox to Washington D.C. On 14 January 2020, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, François Bausch and John Rood, US Under Secretary of Defence for Policy, met on a long-planned productive working visit. Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:33:27 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/01-janvier/16-bausch-kox-washington.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/01-janvier/16-bausch-kox-washington.html The United States and Luxembourg sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the Warehouse Service Agency (WSA) in Sanem Under the new MOU, Luxembourg has committed to cover the corresponding costs over a period of ten years up to 225 million euros. To this end, the Minister of Defense will soon introduce a financing bill in the Chamber of Deputies. Wed, 02 Oct 2019 16:12:10 +0200 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2019/10-octobre/02-memore-entente-wsa.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2019/10-octobre/02-memore-entente-wsa.html