Hrvatski vojnik

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CROATIAN CANADAIRS FIGHT FIRES IN ISRAEL

CROATIAN CANADAIRS FIGHT FIRES IN ISRAEL

Two firefighter Canadairs CL-415 of the Firefighter Squadron of the 93rd Air Base of the Croatian Air Force and Air Defence with the crew of 14 on 24 November 2016 took off from the Barracks "Zemunik" towards Israel to assist the large forest fires…

Trust, joint work and patriotism – the key to success

Trust, joint work and patriotism – the key to success

(Excerpts from the interview with the Defence Minister Damir Krstičević)   "My focus during the office will be on the human capital – the enlisted soldier, NCO and officer, as it was the decisive element of the victorious Homeland War“ said a…

National certification of HRVCON EUBG 2017/1

National certification of HRVCON EUBG 2017/1

The Evaluator Team of the General Staff of the Croatian Armed Forces headed by Colonel Mijo Kožić, administered the evaluation of the readiness and the national certification of the HRVCON to EUBG 2017/1, composed of a PSYOPS Platoon, staff and NSE…

“THE HARPUN 16“ EXERCISE

“THE HARPUN 16“ EXERCISE

On the third day, covered by the Hrvatski vojnik team, the Exercise was continued despite the hostile weather conditions. The Commander of the "Vukovar" missile boat which hosted us for the Exercise, Lieutenant (N) Nikola Kuvačić, stressed that all…

Military Police marks 25th Anniversary

Military Police marks 25th Anniversary

The barracks “Croatia“ in Zagreb on 24 August 2016 hosted the formal ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of the establishment of military police in the Croatian Armed Forces, the military police combat support branch and the Military Police was I…

Combatant diver course for cadets

Combatant diver course for cadets

In 2016 the Combatant Diver Course was conducted for the third consecutive year and was attended by cadets from the military academies from NATO and the EU nations and partner countries. There were 28 cadets, eight of whom from Hungary, the of and…