TITLE

Hidden Dangers

AUTHOR(S)
McLeary, Paul
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Defense Technology International;Nov2010, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on efforts to fight improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in Afghanistan. It is noted that IEDs have caused 29 percent of all civilian deaths in the country during the first six months of 2010. The joint IED Defeat Organization (Jieddo) of the U.S. Department of Defense has spent 138 million U.S. dollars on airborne detectors of IEDs.
ACCESSION #
55602061

 

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