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By Edition On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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New station ship arrives tomorrow

WILLEMSTAD - At about half past nine tomorrow morning the new station ship of the Dutch Navy, Zr. Ms. Van Amstel arrives in Anna Bay and will receive a ceremonial welcome with salutes from Fort Amsterdam. The multipurpose More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Dutch aid ship forced to quit Haitian port as crowd threaten security

PORT AU PRINCE - A ship carrying much-needed aid for stricken Haiti has had to turn back because of a lack of port security. The Dutch government ship HNLMS Pelikaan has 35 tons of food, shelter and hygiene kits More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 9th, 2016
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Dutch warship De Zeven Provincien intercepts 320 kg of drugs

WILLEMSTAD - Dutch frigate HNLMS De Zeven Provincien, intercepted more than 320 kilo of drugs last week in het middle of the Caribbean Sea, between Venezuela and Jamaica. This action took place in the framework More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 8th, 2016
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Third drug bust for naval ship in Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch navy ship Zr.Ms. The Seven Provinces has intercepted more than 250 kilos of cocaine at the beginning of this month. Last month, the frigate intercepted 400 and 600 kilos of cocaine respectively. The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Navy intercepted 600 kilos of cocaine on the coast of Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD - The crew of the navy ship Zr. Ms. The Seven Provinces has intercepted 600 kilos of cocaine on the coast of Venezuela. According to an announcement of the Ministry of Defense, the drug was found last More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 19th, 2015
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The Friesland intercepted more drugs

WILLEMSTAD - Last weekend the navy ship Zr.Ms. Friesland intercepted a go-fast with 515 kilos of cocaine35 miles south of the Dominican Republic. It is the third interception in a month, so the counter is now at More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
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New Navy ship tomorrow in St. Anna Bay

WILLEMSTAD - The newest and largest ship of the Royal Navy, the Zr.Ms. Karel Doorman, brings tomorrow at 10.00 a port visit to Curaçao. The ship will be moored at the Brion wharf and on Friday will be transferred More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 15th, 2015
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Zr. Ms. Van Amstel heads to Curacao for drugs hunt

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The multipurpose frigate Zr. Ms. Van Amstel starts on Sunday, May 17 its journey from Den Helder, the Netherlands to the Caribbean. It will stay in this area for more than four months. The More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
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Fishermen Bay Macola angry at Prime Minister

WILLEMSTAD – The fishermen docked at Bay Macola are in a quarrel with Prime Minister Ivar Asjes. The Premier has signed a law, which indicated that a part of the fishing pier will be renovated. The intention is More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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New Navy ship Zr.Ms. Zealand enters Willemstad

WILLEMSTAD – The new station ship in the Caribbean, Zr.Ms. Zealand, arrived this morning at 9 am local time in Willemstad. The ship was ceremonially welcomed and will be in Curaçao for the next 4 months to perform More...