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The Strange Inspirations of Nation-Building

A social media conversation with a few friends this morning served as a reminder of how truly fascinating the study of nation-building through the adoption of flags, symbols and other devices and practices often proves to be. 705 more words

Jim Langcuster

German troops withdraw at air base in Turkey

By Excel Dyquiangco

Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel has decided to withdraw the Bundeswehr troops at Incirlik Air Base, after an agreement on the right of German parliamentarians to visit said troops hasn’t been reached due to Turkey’s domestic policy reasons. 243 more words

Defense & Disasters

Chapter 28 of the Peter and Gertrud Klopp Story - Part III

A Brief Visit to Ottawa and a

Four-Hour Drive into the Night

We crossed again the Ottawa River and half an hour later we were standing in front of the Parliament Buildings that was not in session at the time. 495 more words

Writing

Mörder im Knast vergleicht sich mit Deniz Yücel – „Nur Beruf nachgegangen“

SA-TIERE. Hannes B. Waltrudes ist Auftragsmörder. Diesen Beruf erlernte er beim Militär und hat ihn in die Privatwirtschaft hinübergerettet. Nun haben ihn Staatsbeamte bei der Ausübung seines Jobs ertappt und ihn anschließend festgenommen. 448 more words

Spaß

Klammheimliche Aufrüstung: Bundeswehr wird zum Söldnerheer umgebaut

Die Verteidigungsausgaben sind seit 1989 dramatisch gesunken, von 2,7% des Bruttosozialprodukts auf 1,2% des Bruttosozialprodukts im Jahr 2016. Die Lücken, die diese Reduktion gerissen hat, sind offenkundig in Hubschraubern, die nicht fliegen und Panzern, die nicht fahren. 395 more words

National Socialist Network: White Resistance Inside The Bundeswehr

From The World Socialist Web Site:

The neo-Nazi terrorist cell in the German army (Bundeswehr) is much larger than previously thought. This conclusion is based on a detailed article in the latest edition of… 505 more words

Direct Action

Thieves Break into German Military Compound, Steal Weapons from Armored Carrier

Unidentified thieves stole weapons from inside a Fox armored personnel carrier after breaking into a military facility in northern Germany, the Bundeswehr confirmed to local media. 279 more words

Europe