Sophia Twigt
Defense

Leaked documents prove unknown connections between Russia and the Dutch political party PVV

The Kremlin has been trying to develop ties with the Dutch political party PVV since 2013. And with success. The party figures prominently in Russian ...
Defense

Goliath vs. David: The race to the EU defense money

The war in Ukraine has unveiled a new threat to Europe’s security: Russia’s deployment of hypersonic missiles. With their unparalleled speed and maneuverability, these missiles ...
Defense

Why Europe is failing to provide Ukraine with sufficient ammunition

Since the February 2022 invasion, Ukraine’s five main military partners alone (US, Germany, UK, Poland, and the Netherlands) pledged more than 60 billion euros worth ...
Defense

A rare glimpse into covert arms sales world: How Western companies make a fortune on brokering deals for Ukraine

When Russia invaded Ukraine in February 2022, Ukraine desperately needed weapons to defend itself. European private arms dealers saw an opportunity and offered their services ...