A Sight on European Defence

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This morning on the radio I could hear the reporter telling us about 9.11. I perfectly remember those days, some 9 years ago. In the following days and weeks, all of us wanted to express solidarity, compassion, empathy with the American people. Europe’s public opinion was supporting the US operation against the Taliban regime and… » read more

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For a while, expeditionary warfare has been a taboo in Bundeswehr. The setting up of Bundeswehr, some 55 years ago, strictly controlled by the Western allies, was intended to beef up the Atlantic Alliance forces against the gigantic Red Army. Bundeswehr, which founding fathers were designated among the former Wehrmacht generals, abandoned the souvenir of… » read more

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Next to come

As I have some posts stored in my computer, I can already unveil those next to come: – German armed forces reform and the idea of expeditionary warfare. -To continue with comprehensive approach, a more generic post on the issue. -Iran, the most compliant adversary when speaking about missile defence. Enjoy your weekend.

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