Why are flags flown in Denmark on September 5th?

Why are flags flown in Denmark on September 5th?

It’s not a public holiday, Constitution Day or the Queen’s birthday, but Denmark’s flag is flown every September 5th from public buildings and buses across the country.

Denmark decries airspace violations by Russian planes

Denmark decries airspace violations by Russian planes

Denmark to deploy special forces to Mali in 2022

Denmark to deploy special forces to Mali in 2022

Denmark to increase military presence in Arctic: minister

Denmark to increase military presence in Arctic: minister

Denmark’s military wants to recruit gamers

Denmark’s military wants to recruit gamers

US ambassador criticises Denmark’s military budget, despite increase

US ambassador criticises Denmark’s military budget, despite increase

Denmark to pull special forces out of Iraq

Denmark to pull special forces out of Iraq

Danish soldiers ‘losing motivation’ over border, anti-terror tasks

Danish soldiers ‘losing motivation’ over border, anti-terror tasks

Denmark’s multi billion-kroner F35s may not be up to job: report

Denmark’s multi billion-kroner F35s may not be up to job: report

Armed military to replace cops on Danish streets and border

Armed military to replace cops on Danish streets and border

Denmark takes part in computer-simulated drills with US, South Korea

Denmark takes part in computer-simulated drills with US, South Korea

Denmark open to sending more troops to Afghanistan: minister

Denmark open to sending more troops to Afghanistan: minister

Anti-Isis coalition meets in Denmark to assess campaign

Anti-Isis coalition meets in Denmark to assess campaign

Danish foreign minister supports US Syria bombing

Danish foreign minister supports US Syria bombing

US will ‘moderate commitment’ to Nato if allies don’t spend more. Can Denmark deliver?

US will ‘moderate commitment’ to Nato if allies don’t spend more. Can Denmark deliver?

Trump slams Denmark’s new fighter jets

Trump slams Denmark’s new fighter jets

Why Danish flags will fly nationwide on Monday

Why Danish flags will fly nationwide on Monday

Denmark picks F-35 in historic jet purchase

Denmark picks F-35 in historic jet purchase

Danish Home Guard to man Denmark’s borders

Danish Home Guard to man Denmark’s borders

US Army captain foils Denmark school attack

US Army captain foils Denmark school attack

Denmark extends Isis fight into Syria

Denmark extends Isis fight into Syria

Armed soldiers could replace cops on Danish streets

Armed soldiers could replace cops on Danish streets

Denmark to send F-16s and troops into Syria

Denmark to send F-16s and troops into Syria

Denmark promises US to go ‘hard’ after Isis

Denmark promises US to go ‘hard’ after Isis

Denmark could send special forces into Syria

Denmark could send special forces into Syria

Denmark to send special troops into Mali

Denmark to send special troops into Mali

Danish F-16 crashes into North Sea

Danish F-16 crashes into North Sea

Danish troops wanted for dangerous Mali mission

Danish troops wanted for dangerous Mali mission

Danish Home Guard to rearm after terror attack

Danish Home Guard to rearm after terror attack

Denmark’s status in Nato threatened: top official

Denmark’s status in Nato threatened: top official

Copenhagen attacks spur Home Guard interest

Copenhagen attacks spur Home Guard interest

Nordic ministers respond to Russian ‘aggression’

Nordic ministers respond to Russian ‘aggression’

Danish Home Guard to disarm after terror attack

Danish Home Guard to disarm after terror attack

Danish defence secrets obtained by foreign spies

Danish defence secrets obtained by foreign spies

Last Danish troops leave Camp Bastion

Last Danish troops leave Camp Bastion

Danish military seeing a ‘critical’ loss of officers

Danish military seeing a ‘critical’ loss of officers

Historic jet purchase enters new phase

Historic jet purchase enters new phase

Denmark signs military agreement with France

Denmark signs military agreement with France

Denmark out of Mali but back into Afghanistan

Denmark out of Mali but back into Afghanistan

Rasmussen wants Danish referendum over EU defence relationship

Rasmussen wants Danish referendum over EU defence relationship

EU accuses Denmark of illegally buying tanks

EU accuses Denmark of illegally buying tanks