LUXEMBOURG – OPEN DOOR AT DIEKIRCH MILITARY CENTER

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keywords: military center door open, diekirch, d’arméi, luxembourg. As the Army celebrates 50 years of voluntary military service in Luxembourg, the Diekirch Military Center opens its doors to the public on Sunday, July 09, 2017 from 10 am to 6 pm. Throughout the day materials will be exhibited and demonstrations will be carried out according to the planing below. For safety reasons it is not advisable to come with a backpack and access by car to the “Härebierg” will be allowed only for people with reduced mobility. Demonstration program: 11.00-11.30…

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LUXEMBOURG – A VOLUNTARY MILITARY SERVICE ATTRACTIVE

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keywords: voluntary military service, army, luxembourg. While Luxembourg Army is celebrating 50 years of voluntary military service this year, the government is trying to make the military career more attractive. For a long time poorly considered, the military career is increasingly considered by young people, rejuvenation of staff is under way. While the law of 28 June 1967 put an end to compulsory military service by introducing voluntary service, since that date more than 8,350 volunteer soldiers have joined the Army. In 1987, voluntary military service was opened to women….

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DEFENSE – Why the return of military service is only a matter of time

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keywords: military service, cold war, deterrence, russia, sweden. While the question of the return of military service may seem absurd as it is admitted that the European countries no longer practice conscription, a recent news issued yesterday caused the perplexity of military experts. Western countries are facing an unprecedented news, the return of conscription in a European country in peace. Sweden announced yesterday 02 March 2017, the return of military service from the summer of 2017. The news impact is equaled only by the precipitation of its implementation. The country…

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DEFENSE – Pourquoi le retour du service militaire est seulement question de temps

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mots clés: service militaire, guerre froide, dissuasion, russie, suède   Alors que la question du retour du service militaire peut sembler saugrenue tant il est admis que les pays européens ne pratiquent plus la conscription, une nouvelle passée assez inapperçue hier a provoqué la perplexité des experts militaires. Les pays occidentaux font en effet face à une nouvelle sans précédent, le retour de la conscription dans un pays européen en paix. La Suède a en effet annoncé hier 02 mars 2017 le retour du service militaire à partir de l’été…

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