July 28, 2021

Ministry of Foreign Affairs says armed Guatemalan soldiers and civilians entered Belizean territory in Rio Blanco area

The Ministry says that it received official reports from the BDF that the incidents happened on July 23 and 24. BDF soldiers on a joint patrol [...]
July 28, 2021

Belize Defense Force mourns death of Staff Sergeant who died in traffic accident

The BDF posted a memorial on its official Facebook page today, paying respect to Martin and his loved ones.
July 23, 2021

Belize Defense Force soldiers complete Quarter Master training

A total of 19 officers successfully completed the Belize Defence Force Company Quartermaster Course 01-21 which was held June 7-July 23. The main facilitator for the [...]
June 16, 2021

Defence Force maintains COVID-19 vaccine for soldiers is not compulsory after “overzealous” memo

As a frontline agency in the fight against COVID-19, charged along with the Belize Police Department with protecting the borders from an influx of potential COVID-19 [...]
April 22, 2021

Minister of National Defence and US Military Officials celebrate 25 years of partnership

Minister of National Defence and Border Security, Florencio Marin Jr., hosted a meeting in Belmopan with Captain Rebekah Malone, the current bilateral affairs officer for the [...]
March 19, 2021

BDF headquarters get long overdue renovations

Marin says that his first priority was an inspection of all military installations across the country.
January 28, 2021

Belize Defence Force to celebrate 43rd Anniversary

A curtail ceremonial parade will be held at 10 a.m. Friday to commemorate the event.
January 21, 2021

International Organization for Migration donates supplies to Ministry of National Defence and Border Security

The donation, which was funded by the Regional Conference on Migration (RCM), included rice, beans, flour, canned food, oil, hand sanitizer, disinfectant, and insect repellent.