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Composite Command for Belgium, Denmark and Netherlands SOF

19th January 2018 - 17:10 GMT | by Andrew White in London


A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the generation of the Composite Special Operations Component Command (C-SOCC) by Belgium, Denmark and the Netherlands is, pending political approval in the three countries, expected to be signed in March 2018, a senior source has disclosed.

Speaking to Shephard on 12th January 2018, Colonel Maurice Timmermans, Chief of Staff, Task Force Netherlands SOCOM, explained how the defence ministers and special operations commanders from the triumverate of countries continue to work on the MoU. 

The development follows a Letter of Intent agreed in February 2017 by defence ministers of the three countries aimed at

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Andrew White


Andrew White

Andrew is a former editor of Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Andrew joined Shephard …

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