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German Bundeswehr Hackers Crack Afghan Mobile Network

The Cyber-soldiers of the German armed forces only work for the protection of their own networks and simulate a maximum of attacks – so the official line. 799 more words


Summertime research: Dr Andrew Plowman

As we move into Welcome Week, colleagues in Modern Languages and Cultures continue to tell us of the research they conducted over the summer. For example,  436 more words


Magirus-Deutz Jupiter Flkfz 3800

Magirus-Deutz Jupiter Flkfz 3800 – 1: partially completed and undercoated

Magirus-Deutz Jupiter Flkfz 3800 – 2: finished model

Magirus-Deutz Jupiter Flkfz 3800

Deutsches Bundeswehr

Baumholder military training ground airfield, Rheinland-Pfalz… 251 more words


Frieder Bohaumilitzky. War for Talents furniture project for German military

Frieder Bohaumilitzky, graduate of the University of Fine Arts Hamburg, created a furniture collection to be used by Germany’s Bundeswehr soldiers.

The War for Talents… 133 more words


The Dirty Dozen

The German army is shrinking fast. After a recent purge of right-wing extremists, left-wing extremists and now Islamists, the number of able combat soldiers the Bundeswehr keeps on hand to never actually use has dropped to a dangerously low level indeed. 86 more words


Am deutschen Wesen soll die Welt genesen

Ich erwähne ja gerne mal die untervögelten, verpickelten Kellerkinder von Return of Kings. Ich erwähne auch (seltener) epistemologischen Solipsismus, also rein selbstbezogene “Erkenntnisgewinnung”, die keine solche sein… 2,203 more words

German militarism on display at NATO summit

by Johannes Stern, via WSWS

At the 2014 Munich Security Conference, German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier declared that Germany was “too big merely to comment on world affairs from the side-lines,” and that “Germany must be ready for earlier, more decisive and more substantive engagement in the foreign and security policy sphere.” Last weekend’s NATO summit in Warsaw revealed the aggressiveness with which the German government has been pursuing this goal in the subsequent two years. 964 more words