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  • Angolan Armed Forces celebrate 28 years of existence
    Wed, 09 Oct 2019 12:59

    Angolan Armed Forces celebrate 28 years of existence

    Luanda - The Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) are celebrating this Wednesday, 09 October, 28 years since their creation, with the last seventeen years dedicated to the defense of peace and democracy, coupled with the focus on missions of peace and humanitarian assistance.

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  • Tue, 10 Sep 2019 19:31

    FAA reaffirm intervention in peacekeeping operations

    Luanda - Angolan Armed Forces Chief of Staff (CEMG / FAA) Egídio de Sousa Santos reaffirmed on Monday in Luanda the availability of troops to intervene in peacekeeping and humanitarian aid operations in the regional and continental framework.

  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:14

    Air Force strengthens surveillance capability with new equipment

    Lubango - The National Air Force has strengthened its technical surveillance capability with new anti-aircraft defense equipment, in order to guarantee the continued defense of spaces, its commander Altino Carlos dos Santos said in Lubango today.

  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:48

    CSSFAA clarifies retired officials' situation

    Luanda - The Social Security Fund of the Angolan Armed Forces (CSSFAA) clarified on Monday the complaint of retired general-officers, senior and junior officers, regarding the payment of 100 percent of the pensions, by declaring that it has no legal support.

  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 14:42

    FAA focused on staff training for future challenges

    Luanda - The National Air Force wants to continue to focus on the training of staff, organization and discipline, to match the ongoing efforts, in the context of the reequipment and modernization of the branch.

  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 15:16

    FAA redouble surveillance on northern border

    Cabinda - The Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) stepped up surveillance on the border between northern Cabinda province and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), taking into account the electoral process in the neighboring country, whose provisional results give victory to candidate Felix Tshisekedi.

  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 17:53

    FAA to re-equip military bases to combat major endemics

    Luanda - The Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) will re-equip the military bases and organize military structures to assist the authorities in combating the great endemics, under the ongoing restructuring and modernization program, according to Army Commander Gouveia Sá Miranda.

  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:42

    Angolan army maintains cooperation strategy in peacekeeping missions

    Maputo - The director of the Angolan Defense Institute, José de Lima, has said recently in Maputo, capital of Mozambique, that the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) should continue with the strategy of cooperation with foreign countries, within the framework of foreign policy of the Angolan State.

  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:05

    Defense Ministry congratulates Armed Forces

    Luanda - The Defense Ministry congratulates the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), for its 27th anniversary which is being celebrated on October 9.