Germany’s great strategic error

Germany’s error lies, not in being beholden to Russian energy, but not having the military and geostrategic might to secure access to that energy

The Zapfenstreich is the most important ceremony in the tradition of Germany’s Armed Forces; it consists of two armed platoons of the Guard Battalion, a military band, pipes and drums, and two lines of soldiers carrying torches, in total about 400 men. (Image: NATO)

For fifty years, the German Economic Miracle has been underwritten by cheap and secure piped gas, first from the Soviet Union, then from Russia. Greenlighting the Nord…

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Long form articles on military history, global military affairs, geopolitics, the UK & India | Author the India focused National Identity series