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LATEST NEWS

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, MALAYSIA
2022

KELANTAN, January 18, 2022 – Since January 12, a total of 7,072 military personnel, Defence Ministry civil servants, and the entire team under the administration of Kawasan Tanggungjawab (KTJ), 8th Infantry Brigade headquarters (8 Bgd), have been vaccinated as part of the drive-through vaccination pilot project in Kok Lanas.

SABAH, January 13, 2022 – Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Hussein, Senior Defence Minister, has witnessed the handover of four (4) Littoral Mission Ships (LMS), the latest assets of the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN), at the RMN Base in Teluk Sepanggar, Kota Kinabalu.

KUALA LUMPUR, January 17, 2022 – Senior Defence Minister, Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein delivered a speech at the 2022 Senior Defence Minister Mandate Ceremony at Wisma Perwira Angkatan Tentera Malaysia, here today.

KUALA LUMPUR, January 12, 2022 - The Deputy Defence Minister, Dato’ Sri Ikmal Hisham bin Abdul Aziz, has inaugurated the ceremony of ‘Kerjaya Ekonomi Gig Untuk Veteran ATM’ at Dewan Perkasa, Wisma Perwira ATM, Ministry of Defence, Jalan Tekpi, Kuala Lumpur, here today.

SABAH, January 14, 2022 – Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Hussein, the Senior Defence Minister, made a visit to the Joint Task Force 2 Headquarters, here today. The visit aims to have a comprehensive understanding of the most recent developments in the implementation of ESSCOM as well as the current security situation in Sabah. Hence, several efforts and initiatives will be implemented to further increase the security and defence of this state.

KOTA MARUDU, January 10, 2022 – The Fifth Infantry Division (5 Div) through the 75th Battalion Royal Ordnance Corps (75 KOD) is mobilised to deliver the Malaysian Family contributions from the Prime Minister, Dato' Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob, on January 8 to Kota Murudu and Pitas, here today.