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April 15, 2014
Croatia now operates former U.S. military vehicles
Zagreb, Croatia (UPI) Apr 11, 2013
More than two dozen U.S.-made armored vehicles are now operational with the Croatian military following their donation by the U.S. government. The 30 vehicles are MaxxPro mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles by Navistar Defense. The Croatian Ministry of Defense said the MRAPs are part of a larger donation of 212 armored vehicles and will be used for patrolling, convoy security, reconnaissance, medical evacuation and personnel transport. "The MRAP vehicles will provide the ball ... read more

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Norway orders military trucks
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Ukrainian industry ready to supply military with armored vehicles
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Eaton intros power micro-grid system for forward-deployed troops
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Brazilian troops receive new armored vehicles
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Northrop in collaborative research deal with Australian military
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Gurkha war hero tells British MPs of 'third-class' treatment
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Northrop Grumman, US Army Demonstrate Priority Program to Pentagon Leaders
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Singapore, Jakarta defuse row over marines as 'bombers'
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USAF Declares Initial Operational Capability for Lockheed Martin's Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod
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DARPA Begins Early Transition of Adaptive Vehicle Make Technologies
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US Army and Lockheed Martin Complete Advanced Autonomous Convoy Demonstration
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LockMart Gets USAF Contract For Paveway 2 And Laser Guided Bomb Kits
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