Tag: Germany

BRIEFS

German Investigators of Attempted Coup Find Over 90 Weapons and “Enemy List”

In connection with the uncovered group suspected of planning...

Climate Activists Have Glued Themselves to Runway at Munich Airport

Individuals associated with the climate activist group the Last...

25 Arrested in Germany for Planning a Coup

An apparent coup attempt was foiled today when German...

STORIES

Lockheed Says They’re Ready For NATO to Provide Ukraine With F-16s

  In an interview on Wednesday with the Financial Times Lockheed Martin's chief operating officer (COO,) Frank St. John, said there is "a lot of conversation about third party transfer of F-16s." St. John went on to say that his company will ramp up production of the jets so they'll...

Germany Officially Approves Transfer of Leopard Tanks

Early Wednesday morning, the German government acquiesced to international pressure and approved measures to supply “up to two battalions” of Leopard II A6 tanks to Ukraine with an initial tranche of fourteen vehicles. The agreement will also include logistics and maintenance support, possibly within Germany or Poland for the...

12 Nations Pledge Leopard Tanks to Ukraine

12 nations have pledged to, altogether, supply around 100 Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine. The coalition of nations is formed of both NATO and non-NATO nations, with Poland and Finland providing the bulk of the delivery. All they are waiting for is German approval. The Leopards are manufactured in...

Germany « Would Not Stand in the Way » of Poland, says Foreign Minister

Speaking today (January 22nd) in Paris, German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said Germany « would not stand in the way » if Poland decided to send some of their supply of Leopard 2 Tanks to Ukraine without German approval. According to German law, weaponry may only be transported with...

Germany Holds Firm on Leopard 2 Tanks

Today on January 20th a massive meeting was held at the Ramstein Airbase in Germany. Around 50 nations, many of them NATO members, met in order to decide on the latest arms package for Ukraine. One thing Ukraine has been asking for is 300 Western tanks. In particular, Germany’s...

Leopard 2 Tanks to be Sent to Ukraine, says Lithuania

Lithuania’s Defence Minister, Arvydas Anušauskas, said today that several nations are expected to announce intent to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine. His words come one day before a large meeting to be held at the Ramstein Airbase in Germany, where many NATO members and allies are to meet....

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