Germany Is Building a European Army Before Your Eyes

Germany Is Building a European Army Before Your Eyes


‘The Dutch army is made up of three brigades, plus support staff and Special Forces. On June 12, one of those brigades, the 11th Airmobile, officially joined the German army.
This was the first time ever that European country has handed part of its army over to another country. “Never before has a state renounced this elementary and integral part of its sovereignty,” wrote Die Welt’s political editor Thorsten Jungholt.’
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August 1st 2014 – Unprecedented: German General Appointed Chief of Staff of US Army Europe


‘According to Army Times, German Brigadier General Markus Laubenthal has been appointed to the position of chief of staff of the US Army’s European Command (USAREUR). He will be serving under Lieutenant General Donald Campbell and coordinating US command staff. The appointment is an unprecedented move, as the position has previously only been held by Americans.’
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