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September 2, 2015

BTV, COLA return to Sarstoon

The trip was not without event, as Maheia and Burn reported that a small Guatemalan gunboat set chase after them in Belizean waters but was unable [...]
August 7, 2015

BDF add 81 soldiers to the ranks

He expects they will contribute greatly to the Force's defense plans.
August 6, 2015

New soldiers pass out Friday

The recruits were instructed in minor tactics, offensive and defensive operations, unarmed combat, fighting in built up areas (FIBUA) weapon handling, crowd control, first aid, signals and [...]
July 25, 2015

BDF given helicopters from Taiwan

They have now turned to Taiwan, and the Acting Deputy Commander of the Belize Defence Force, Lieutenant Colonel Luis Lorenzo, updated the press:
July 20, 2015

Annual BDF volunteer camp training commences in Orange Walk

Approximately 80 men and women will undergo intense training to equip the recruits on handling several scenarios including reconnaissance, traffic check points and how to handle [...]
April 24, 2015

BDF truck and civilian car in crash

There were no serious injuries reported. Both the Force and the Ladyville Police have begun investigations into what transpired.
January 27, 2015

Private Denver Villafranco given military funeral

Monday, January 26, 2015. AARON HUMES Reporting: Family members and friends and co-workers of the late Belize Defence Force (BDF) Volunteer Battalion Private Denver Villafranco, 23, [...]
January 26, 2015

Ammunition rounds taken from Belize Defence Force Post

Monday, January 26, 2015. AARON HUMES Reporting: The Belize Defence Force (BDF) is investigating the apparent theft of more than 2,500 rounds of military grade ammunition [...]