International armoured vehicle news round-up: 20th September 2013

Oh Canada. Oh Canada. Oh, no no, oh no Canada Michael Byers, a University of British Columbia professor of political science, and researcher Stewart Webb argue in a new report that the $2 billion the Canadian government is laying out for new close combat vehicles is a waste of money. The report for the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says, "Instead of moving away from heavy armour and embracing contemporary [counterinsurgency doctrine], it is about to spend b...
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