To deliver web content fast to various parts of the globe you have to have servers close to end users, at least a few per continent. Which we did have as close as in summer 2021. But then hetzner and velia without any court order or something decided that Europe doesn’t need us and this made things slower for everyone living there.
Of course there are thousands other hosting solutions for us but these two were fast and reliable servers for us in last few years but then boom! Do you know what happened?