Why have casualties gone down since the world wars

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    even Korea andNam casualties were light compared to.

    wars since then they are practically non-existent by comparison

    poorer weapons???????????????????????????????
     
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    The wars since the 2 world wars have been boring.

    Wish I had lived those days.
     
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    Increased medical care and decreased evacuation time.
     
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    Wars today are not between the great powers.

    Thats the main reason they are so boring.
     
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    "Wish I had lived those days."

    You probably aren't the only one who wishes you had lived back then.
     
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    Better weapons, better communications, more overwhelming US power, better evacuation, better medical care
     
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    Different methods of waging war.
     
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    The helicopter.
     
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    Better medical care and better technology.
     
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