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South Korea Back Menu
South Korea plans to buy second-hand Patriot missiles .

South Korea plans to buy second-hand Patriot missiles, such as these, from Germany and some equipment from the United States to beef up its air defence capability, military authorities said
29 September 2006

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Ghana Back Menu
The Ghanian soldier is part of the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon.

A Ghanian peacekeeper in armoured personnel carrier patrols a street at the entrance of Marwahine village, south Lebanon September 29, 2006. The Ghanian soldier is part of the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).
29 September 2006

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Afghanistan Back Menu
Military exercise for the Afghan military forces near Kabul.

Afghan military forces fire artillery during a military exercise in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept. 28, 2006. U.S. troops train soldiers from the Afghan National Army as part of strategy to increase the capabilities of the country's military forces that would one day take control from Western troops.
28 September 2006

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France to Lebanon Back Menu
French U.N. peacekeepers with their Leclerc tank blocked an Israeli tracked armoured vehicle and jeeps.

An Israeli soldier gestures after French U.N. peacekeepers with their Leclerc tank blocked an Israeli tracked armoured vehicle and jeeps from penetrating deeper into Lebanese territory near the southern village of Marwaheen, Lebanon, Thursday Sept. 28, 2006. Although Israel has agreed to a cease-fire with Hezbollah and withdraw its troops from Lebanese soil it has not fully completed the withdrawal yet, U.N. peacekeepers have been deployed in the area to create a bufferzone aimed at cementing the cease-fire between Israel and Hezbollah. Lebanon has disputed the installation for two days of Israeli flying stoppings on a road of the south where four French Leclerc tanks of UNO and two tanks Merkava Israelis faced Thursday during twenty minutes, first known incident of the kind since the deployment of UNIFIL reinforced.
28 September 2006

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Canada Back Menu
A Canadian Nyala RG-31 wheeled armored vehicle that was hit by a suicide bomber .

A Nyala RG-31 armored vehicle that was hit by a suicide bomber limps back to the Provincial Reconstruction Team base in Kandahar, Afghanistan on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2006. Police say no Canadian troops were hurt in today's blast which took place two kilometers from the regional international reconstruction headquarters, however one Afghan civilian was injured.
27 September 2006

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Guatemala Back Menu
Guatemalan security forces firing automatic weapons killed seven inmates.

Soldiers in an armoured vehicle Armadillo patrol the entrance to the Pavon prison in Guatemala City September 25, 2006. Guatemalan security forces firing automatic weapons killed seven inmates on Monday when they took control of a notorious jail effectively run by prisoners for 10 years, police said.
25 September 2006

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Iran Back Menu
Military parade and open days to commemorate the 1980-88 Iran- Iraq war.

Iran make parade and army open days to commemorate the 1980-88 Iran- Iraq war during 'sacred defence week' in southern Tehran September 23, 2006. The poster in the background is of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
23 September 2006

Iranian SA-6 Gainful armoured with missile picture Iranian Zelzal missile picture Iranain anti-aircraft gun picture
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Iranian BM-21 rocket launcher truck picture Iranian BTR-60 wheeled armoured personnel carrier picture Iranian missile truck picture
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Czech Republic Back Menu
Czech police deployed after possible terrorist attack.

Tourists pass by a Czech police armoured vehicle at Ruzyne Airport in Prague September 23, 2006. Czech police deployed armed guards in Prague's historic centre on Saturday after security services issued its most serious warning of a terrorist attack.
23 September 2006

Czech BRDM-2 Lot-B police wheeled armoured vehicle picture

 

 

Sri Lanka Back Menu
Sri Lankan soldiers against the the Tamil Tiger rebels.

Sri Lankan soldiers rest on their armoured personnel carrier in northern Jaffna September 19, 2006. The Tamil Tiger rebels shelled recently lost positions on the Jaffna peninsula on Tuesday as accusations flew over responsibility for the weekend massacre of 10 Muslim civilians further south.
19 September 2006

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BTR-80 wheeled armoured personnel carrier picture
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WZ 551 wheeled armoured personnel carrier picture
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Spain Back Menu
Spanish marines, like French and Italian troops who arrived recently, to join the UNIFIL.

A Spanish U.N. peacekeeper stands atop an armored personnel carrier as U.N. flags are seen in the Spanish troops' new base in the southern village of Taibeh, Lebanon, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2006. Spanish marines, like French and Italian troops who arrived recently, joined Friday the UNIFIL peacekeeping force in Lebanon as it expands from 2,000 soldiers to 15,000 under a new Security Council resolution.
17 September 2006

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Spanish LVTP-7 amphibious armoured personnel carrier picture
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Philippine Back Menu
Philippines' soldiers search or communist new people's army guerrillas in San Jose.

Soldiers in an armored troop transporter search for communist new people's army guerrillas in San Jose. The Philippines' armed forces chief has told a commission of inquiry that communist guerrillas had murdered more than 1,200 people over the past five years, most of them civilians.
17 September 2006

Pilippine's Simba wheeled armoured personnel carrier picture
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Sudan Back Menu
African Union armored personnel carrier patrols the Sudanese village of Gos Beina, in the Darfur.

An African Union armored personnel carrier patrols the Sudanese village of Gos Beina, south of the town of al-Fasher in Darfur. Sudan Vice President Salva Kiir said a UN peacekeeping force is vital for the protection of civilians in Darfur, putting himself at odds with the country's veteran president.
16 September 2006

Piranha 1 Grizzly from UN armoured personnel carrier picture
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Lebanon Back Menu
Lebanese soldiers are deployed in the port of the southern border town of Naqura.

Lebanese soldiers to a top of M113 armored personnel carriers travel in convoy on their way to be deployed in the port of the southern border town of Naqura, Lebanon, near the headquarters of United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon, or UNIFIL, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006. Lebanese troops took control of a large border zone in the war-ravaged area for the first time in three decades.
16 September 2006

Lebanese M113 light armoured personnel carrier picture Lebanese M113 light armoured personnel carrier picture Lebanese M60 main batle tank picture
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Indonesia Back Menu
Indonesian soldiers will take part to the UN Mission to Lebanon.

Indonesian soldiers who will participate in an expanded UN peacekeeping force in Lebanon stand on their armoured vehicles during a ceremony in Bogor. UN chief Kofi Annan , in a report on Lebanon, underscored the need to disarm the Iranian-backed Shiite Hezbollah militia and to reach a just and comprehensive peace in the broader Middle East.
16 September 2006

Indonesian VAB wheeled armoured personnel carrier picture
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India Back Menu
Indian soldiers make a joint anti-insurgency exercise with members of the U.S. 25th Infantry Division.

An indian soldier, from the Gorkha Rifles battalion, aims his rifle during 'Operation Yudh Abhyas' (preparation for war), a joint anti-insurgency exercise with members of the U.S. 25th Infantry Division at the Schofield Army Base in Wahiwa, Hawaii, Friday, Sept. 15, 2006. The 18-day exercise will test their inter-operability with U.S. forces in face-to-face and side-by-side anti-insugency operations in urban and non-urban areas.
15 September 2006

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Bulgaria Back Menu
Tactical exercise with missile SA-2 at Shabla military base.

An artillery unit launches a SA-2 'Guideline' surface-to-air guided missile during a tactical military exercise of the Bulgarian army at Shabla military base, about 500 km (310 miles) northeast of the Bulgarian capital Sofia, September 14, 2006.
14 September 2006

Bulgarian SA-2 Guideline missile picture

 

 
 

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