Lena Odenthal (Ulrike Folkerts) and Johanna Stern (Lisa Bitter) in Ludwigshafen

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How realistic is the “scene of the crime was determined From sky-high” from Ludwigshafen? Be coordinated from Ramstein from drone strikes, maybe even run, or is this pure fantasy? The Ramstein Air Base is a really important Puzzle piece in the “war against Terror”, the US-Americans? Of course, everything is not proven conclusively, but the evidence suggest that the base plays in the drone war a very important role for the U.S. army.

A report of the NDR and MDR voice already years ago that the local flight control center focal point for drone attacks in Africa. The attacks in Pakistan and Yemen are to be handled through Ramstein, according to a post in the NDR magazine “Panorama”. As the “Süddeutsche Zeitung” also reported some time ago, to be received in Ramstein satellite data of the drones, in part, Information enriched and then subsequently to the pilots in the US sent.

The Ex-President says Obama

The former US-President Barack Obama assured in any case, during his visit in Berlin in the year 2013, that Germany was not a “launching point” for its drone attacks. All other allegations were false. Finally, the topic of 2016 boiled, as according to a request of the deputies of the left faction of the Foreign office information.

According to the US data, the Air Base would support the “planning, Monitoring and evaluation of assigned air operations”. A lot of the interpretation remains the game room, what is the role of Ramstein plays really…