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Why does the DHS need 2717 ...
KFYI Radio - Barry Young ^ | 3/4/13 | self

Posted on 03/04/2013 9:59:51 AM PST by chooseascreennamepat

Modern Survival Blog reported:

The Department of Homeland Security (through the U.S. Army Forces Command) recently retrofitted 2,717 of these ‘Mine Resistant Protected’ vehicles for service on the streets of the United States.

Although I’ve seen and read several online blurbs about this vehicle of late, I decided to dig slightly deeper and discover more about the vehicle itself.

The new DHS sanctioned ‘Street Sweeper’ (my own slang due to the gun ports) is built by Navistar Defense (, a division within the Navistar organization. Under the Navistar umbrella are several other companies including International Trucks, IC Bus (they make school buses), Monaco RV (recreational vehicles), WorkHorse (they make chassis), MaxxForce (diesel engines), and Navistar Financial (the money arm of the company).

TOPICS: Conspiracy; Military/Veterans
KEYWORDS: military; tanks

1 posted on 03/04/2013 10:00:03 AM PST by chooseascreennamepat
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2 posted on 03/04/2013 10:04:47 AM PST by Lonesome in Massachussets (What word begins with "O" and ends in economic collapse?)
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