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High number of fatalities despite unchanged level of armed conflicts
11 August, 2014
At 33, conflicts in the world last year increased by one compared to 2012. This is reported by peace researchers at Uppsala University’s Conflict Data Program. The number has remained stable over the past decade. 2012 saw an increase in the number
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Oshkosh simplifies training for HEMTT
16 September, 2013
At the DSEi event, Oshkosh Defense demonstrates simplified training system using computer generated simulation for the company's HEMTT
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