One Last Mission For The AMX-13

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August 2013, a derelict Lebanese Army AMX-13/90 being loaded on a Lebanese Navy EDIC-III. Old Lebanese Army vehicles being sunk for an experimental study related to fisheries.

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August 2013, derelict Lebanese Army AMX-13/90 and VW T3 M253 being loaded on a Lebanese Navy EDIC-III. Old Lebanese Army vehicles being sunk for an experimental study related to fisheries.

 

Original Story: http://www.alankabout.com/lebanon_news/36488.html

Twilight of the Gods

A photo collection of the final resting place for Lebanese Armed Forces vehicles.
A photo report made by Mathieu Morant and Chadi Rachid.

45 more photos can be found on our Flickr page:

 

With a special thanks to both Samer Kassis and a very special friend without which nothing would have been possible.

Vehicle Walk Around: The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015

The Lebanese Armed Forces showed one of its newest acquisition at the third edition of Security Middle East Show (SMES) on the 8th of September 2015:

The M109A3

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

The Lebanese Army M109A3 at SMES 2015.

Photo Credits: Chadi RACHID

Available also on Flickr

With a Special and warm thanks to Samer Kassis for the invitation to the event

Vehicle Walk Around: The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Lebanese Armed Forces revealed its latest field conversion at the third edition of Security Middle East Show (SMES) on the 8th of September 2015:

The Tiran D-30

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5002

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5003

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5010

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5011

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5012

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5013

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

TIR5014

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

The Tiran D-30 at SMES 2015

Photo Credits: Chadi RACHID

Available also on Flickr

With a Special and warm thanks to Samer Kassis for the invitation to the event

New Shipment for the Lebanese Army

Different photos released on news medias across the net on the latest US military aid delivery to the Lebanese Army on February 8, 2015.

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

An M198 155mm howitzer being unloaded from a ship at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers being examinated by Lebanese militaries at Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir)

M198 155mm howitzers being examinated by Lebanese militaries at Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015. (EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH)

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut's port in Lebanon,  February 8, 2015.

M198 155mm howitzers and M1151A1s unloaded Beirut’s port in Lebanon, February 8, 2015.

Photo Credits: Lebanese Army Website

AP Photo/Bilal Hussein

REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

EFE/EPA/WAEL HAMZEH