Legal agreement

In this legal agreement:

  • "we/us", "Belgian Defence News", "BDN", "this/our website" and "this project" means
  • “third party” means someone who is not you or us
  • "terms of use", "privacy statement" means (this) "legal agreement"



By using his website, you agree to be bound by the following terms of use. Please read these terms of use carefully before using this website. If you do not agree with these terms of use, discontinue all use of this website immediately.


Who we are
This website aims to bundle all Belgian military related news.  This project is an initiative of active as well as former military personnel. We carry out our activities on a voluntary basis, at our leisure. Thus, keep in mind that we do not represent the Belgian armed forces.


Please note that the majority of the news items we gather, was not written by us. Therefore, all credits go to the respective author(s). Where possible, we will try our best to credit the respective author(s).


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Personal information we collect about you

The types of information we collect about you when you visit and interact with this site are:

  • Your contact details such as name and email address where you have contacted us through this site; or
  • If you have agreed to cookies, data such as your site preferences or language settings. We can also use this information in an aggregate manner to understand how our visitors navigate this site so we can make it better.

We collect your personal information when you:

  • Browse and interact with our website; or
  • Use our contact forms to get in touch or register your interest.