Ministry of Defence

Csaba Hende

Minister of Defence

Leading news

International logistic exercise held in Székesfehérvár

Ministry of Defence, January 29, 2015 11:03 AM

Hungary is hosting the Capable Logistician 2015 exercise, this year’s biggest trial of the logisticians of NATO member countries and partner nations, NATO commands and other countries involved in practical cooperation.

Hungary is a committed NATO Ally

Ministry of Defence, January 23, 2015 2:41 PM

“The security situation is developing unfavourably along NATO’s Eastern borders, Russia is keeping Ukraine under pressure, and continues to support the separatist forces” – these are the conclusions drawn at the two-day meeting of NATO Chiefs of Defence in Brussels, which ended on Thursday, 22 January, Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Dr. Tibor Benkő told Hungarian News Agency MTI.

Csaba Hende discusses Hungarian–Serbian defence cooperation in Belgrade

Ministry of Defence, January 23, 2015 2:37 PM

Minister of Defence Csaba Hende and his Serbian counterpart Bratislav Gasic discussed opportunities of cooperation between the Hungarian and Serbian ministries of defence and current issues in security policy at their meeting in Belgrade on Thursday, 22 January.

Hungarian Gripens Fly Familiarization Flight in Estonian Airspace

Ministry of Defence, December 11, 2014 9:38 AM

Two Gripen fighters of the Hungarian Air Force conducted a familiarization flight in the airspace of Estonia on Wednesday, December 10. The aircraft are getting ready to join NATO’s Baltic Air Policing Mission in 2014, the Directorate of the General Staff of the Estonian Armed Forces announced in Tallinn.

Csaba Hende signs multilateral agreements at EU defence ministers' meeting

Ministry of Defence, November 20, 2014 11:26 AM

Minister of Defence Csaba Hende signed multilateral cooperation agreements in Brussels on Tuesday, on the sidelines of a meeting of EU defence ministers.

Hungarian Troops in Lithuania

Ministry of Defence, November 4, 2014 11:16 AM

The Hungarian troops participating in NATO Exercise “Iron Sword 2014” have arrived in Lithuania.