Making a Killing German Defense Exports Rise Sharply

A German government report has found that exports of defense goods made in Germany increased by around 50 percent in 2010. Most of the sales are going to EU and NATO countries, but it is impossible for Berlin to fully control where the country's arms deliveries will ultimately land.
A German submarine built at a Kiel shipyard. There has been a boom in arms exports.

A German submarine built at a Kiel shipyard. There has been a boom in arms exports.

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