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Dispatches from Afghanistan: Armored vs. Blast Resistant

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USMC RG-31, IEDed in Iraq(click to view full) Canadian military think tank CASR notes that: “On 26 September 2006, a suicide bomber attacked a Canadian convoy 2km from Kandahar Airfield. The bomber detonated a explosives-laden minivan while trying to ram an RG-31 Nyala Armoured Patrol Vehicle. The result differed dramatically from earlier attacks on armoured […]

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