How the IED threat differs regionally around the world

Countering the IED threat is the most important attribute for armoured vehicles when considering Asian requirements according to a survey of defence industry professionals, with 54% revealing that blast protection is "critical." However, taking the top two responses together from Figure 1 (i.e. respondents specifying "critical" and "important"), protection from small arms ballistic attack is generally considered to be the main design requirement for 83% of respondents. Based on this analysis...
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