Photo Gallery: Germany's Mighty 'Leopard' Tanks in Demand
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Photo Gallery: Germany's Mighty 'Leopard' Tanks in Demand

Growth in Arms Exports Germany Wants to Supply Battle Tanks to Saudi Arabia

Right in the middle of the Arab Spring, Germany plans to supply high-tech weapons to an undemocratic regime in the region. According to information obtained by SPIEGEL, Saudi Arabia is interested in buying up to 200 "Leopard" battle tanks. A sale would end Germany's traditional restraint on arms sales to the country.
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