Tanks in the Desert Germany Plans Extensive Arms Deal with Algeria

German arms sales to Algeria have increased dramatically in the last two years, SPIEGEL has learned. Whereas weapons manufacturers in Germany sold less than 20 million euros worth of materiel to Algeria in 2010, sales have jumped to almost 400 million in the two years since. Not all are pleased by the development.
A German Fuchs armored personnel carrier in Afghanistan.

A German Fuchs armored personnel carrier in Afghanistan.

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