1. Forces Digital

    Reports: "Arrogance" Behind UK Refusal To Buy German Tanks

    Britain reportedly turned down the opportunity to purchase a fleet of second-hand German tanks, even though they would have been able to operate for a decade longer than the upgraded Challenger 2. The move, which would have cost around the same as the Challenger 2 upgrade currently being looked...
  2. RoyalGreenJacket

    Merkel: Islamist terror is 'greatest threat'

    Islamist terrorism is the biggest challenge facing Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel has said, in her New Year message: Islamist terror is 'greatest threat' finally, the penny has dropped...
  3. Bray

    Posting Information - Germany

    Lads and ladies, I'm posted to Hamelin in Germany as of March 17, and the only info that the Badge gave me was that it was 75 engineer reg, crossover of regs and reservists and amphibious. Was wondering if anyone has insight as to either the barracks, or what I could expect when I get out...
  4. guzzijon

    "Multiple Deaths" At Munich Shopping Centre

    News just coming in of 'multiple deaths' in a shooting incident at the Olympia Shopping Centre in NW Munich. Munich shooting: 'Spree' reported at shopping mall - Getting a bit tedious isn't it.
  5. seaweed

    Hitler's (and Speer's) subterranean weapons empire

    A 2004 film resurrected on Quest, 1st episode was last night (Sunday 21.2.2016 at 2200) The Reich Underground: Terror From Below | Quest TV A vast and chilling monument to German ghastliness and the thousands of slave labourers murdered to build it.
  6. L

    first time move over seas, please help!

    Hello, I'm Leah and live in the uk with my fiancé (who is in the army) and our young son. He is being sent to paderborn in Germany, so for myself and our son to go with him we are getting married in June this year, it's all very daunting I was wondering if anyone in the same boat as me has any...