“Northern Thunder” 2016 “رعد الشمال ” : The Host

Some of the best photos from “Northern Thunder” published by the Saudi Press Agency:

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The Arsal Issue

News photos from the net about the latest events that happened in Arsal, Lebanon:

 

A Lebanese Army AIFV-B-C25 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army AIFV-B-C25 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army AIFV-B-C25  an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army AIFV-B-C25 an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

Lebanese Army M998 HMMWVs of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M998 HMMWVs of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M1151 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M1151 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army Land Rover Defenders belonging to different Regiments, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army Land Rover Defenders belonging to different Regiments, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M998 HMMWV of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M998 HMMWV of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army Land Rover Defender, August 3, 2014. (AP Photo)

A Lebanese Army Land Rover Defender, August 3, 2014. (AP Photo)

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A Lebanese Army M113A2 of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A2 of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M998,  M113A1 w/ZPU-4 and M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014.

Lebanese Army M998, M113A1 w/ZPU-4 and M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 2, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZPU-4

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZPU-4

A Lebanese Army M106 ambulance and an M998 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M106 ambulance and an M998 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1-B-Amb of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 2, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1-B-Amb of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 2, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 and an M113A1-B-Amb of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 and an M113A1-B-Amb of the 8th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and an M1151 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and an M1151 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

Lebanese Army M113s of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and a Land Rover Defender, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113s of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and a Land Rover Defender, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and Land Rover Defenders, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

A Lebanese Army M106 w/ZU-23-2 of the 8th Mechanized Brigade and Land Rover Defenders, August 3, 2014. (EPA)

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZPU-4 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZPU-4 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113A1 w/ZU-23-2 of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR and an M113A2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR and an M113A2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113A2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113A2 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. An M936A2 Wrecker can be noticed in the background. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M998 and an M113 OPFOR of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014. An M936A2 Wrecker can be noticed in the background. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M48A5 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M48A5 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M48A5 tanks of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M48A5 tanks of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M48A5 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M48A5 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army T-55, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army T-55 with a Tiran Blaser hull, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army T-55 with a Tiran Blaser hull, August 2, 2014. (AFP)

A Lebanese Army M35A3 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

A Lebanese Army M35A3 of the Airborne (Moujawkal) Regiment, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M35A2 trucks of the 10th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M35A2 trucks of the 10th Mechanized Brigade, August 3, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113 APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment transpoted on Volvo NL12 and MAN TGA 33.400 , August 2, 2014.

Lebanese Army M113 APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment transpoted on Volvo NL12 and MAN TGA 33.400 , August 2, 2014.

 

 

 

Photo Credits & Source: News agencies and press online .

Saif Abdullah

Some photos gathered from the net about the largest military exercise in the history of Saudi Arabia, “Saif Abdullah”, literally “Sword of Abdullah”, held in April 2014:

Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the closing parade.

RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAPs during the closing parade.

RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAPs during the closing parade.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAP during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAP during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

A RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

A RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

A RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

A RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV SFV version MRAPs heading for exercise.

RSLV M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the exercise.

RSLV M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the exercise.

RSLV M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the exercise.

RSLV M-ATV Special Force Vehicle version MRAPs during the exercise.

RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAPs during the closing parade.

RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAPs during the closing parade.

A RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the closing parade.

A RSLF M-ATV SFV version MRAP during the closing parade.

RSLF M1097A2 shelter carrier communication vehicles during the closing parade.

RSLF M1097A2 shelter carrier communication vehicles during the closing parade.

RSLF M1025A2 HMMWVs and M1 Abrams MBTs during the exercise.

RSLF M1025A2 HMMWVs and M1 Abrams MBTs during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1025A2 HMMWV during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1025A2 HMMWV during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1044 HMMWV disembarking.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1044 HMMWV disembarking.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1044 HMMWV disembarking.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1044 HMMWV disembarking.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV during the exercise.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV between M728 CEVs and M163 VADs during the closing parade.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV between M728 CEVs and M163 VADs during the closing parade.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV preceding M728 CEVs during the closing parade.

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1151 HMMWV preceding M728 CEVs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the closing parade.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs during the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

RSLF M60A3 MBTs transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M1070 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBTs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBTs heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT transported by an M911 tank transporter heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M1A2 Abrams MBT heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFV heading for the exercise.

RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFVs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFVs heading for the exercise.

RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFVs during the closing parade.

RSLF M2A2 Bradley IFVs during the closing parade.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M88A1 ARV heading for the exercise.

RSLF M109 SPHs during the closing parade.

RSLF M109 SPHs during the closing parade.

A RSLF M992 FAASV heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M992 FAASV heading for the exercise.

RSLF Astros II MLRSs during the closing parade.

RSLF Astros II MLRSs during the closing parade.

RSLF Shahine firing and acquisition units during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Air Defence Shahine firing and acquisition units during the closing parade.

The RSLF MIM-23 Hawk during the closing parade.

The Royal Saudi Air Defence MIM-23 Hawk during the closing parade.

RSLF MIM-23 Hawk towed by M923A1 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Air Defence MIM-23 Hawk towed by M923A1 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6x6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6×6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6x6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6×6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6x6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6×6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6x6 trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Strategic Missile Force DF-3A balistic missile towed by Steyr 6×6 trucks during the closing parade.

A RSLF M934 Expansible van truck and M977 cargo trucksheading for the exercise.

A RSLF M934 Expansible van truck and M977 cargo trucksheading for the exercise.

A RSLF M934 Expansible van truck heading for the exercise.

A RSLF M934 Expansible van truck heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

RSLF M911 tank transporters carrying M113A2s heading for the exercise.

Royal Saudi Air Defence Patriot launching batteries mounted on  M860 semitrailer towed by M983 HEMTTs during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Air Defence Patriot launching batteries mounted on M860 semitrailer towed by M983 HEMTTs during the closing parade.

RSLF FNSS ACV-S IFVs and FNSS M113A300 APCs among other vehicles during the exercise.

RSLF FNSS ACV-S IFVs and FNSS M113A300 APCs among other vehicles during the exercise.

Royal Saudi Marines Pegaso BMR-600 APCs during the exercise.

Royal Saudi Marines Pegaso BMR-600 APCs during the exercise.

Royal Saudi Marines Pegaso BMR-600 APCs during the exercise.

Royal Saudi Marines Pegaso BMR-600 APCs during the exercise.

Saudi Arabian National Guard VLRA 1 TPK 6.50 SH trucks during the closing parade.

Saudi Arabian National Guard VLRA 1 TPK 6.50 SH trucks during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Air Force Airbus Military A330 MRTT, Eurofighter Typhoon and F-15 Eagle jets during the closing parade.

Royal Saudi Air Force Airbus Military A330 MRTT, Eurofighter Typhoon and F-15 Eagle jets during the closing parade.

RSAF F-15 Eagle jets during the closing parade.

RSAF F-15 Eagle jets during the closing parade.

RSAF BAE Hamk 65 jets during the closing parade.

RSAF BAE Hamk 65 jets during the closing parade.

RSAF BAE Hamk 65 jets during the closing parade.

RSAF BAE Hamk 65 jets during the closing parade.

RSAF AH-64 attack helicopters during the closing parade.

RSAF AH-64 attack helicopters during the closing parade.

RSAF AH-64 attack helicopters during the closing parade.

RSAF AH-64 attack helicopters during the closing parade.

RSLF Sikorsky UH-60L Black Hawk and Bell OH-58 Kiowa helicopters during the exercise.

RSLF Sikorsky UH-60L Black Hawk and Bell OH-58 Kiowa helicopters during the exercise.

A RSLF Bell OH-58 Kiowa helicopter during the exercise.

A RSLF Bell OH-58 Kiowa helicopter during the exercise.

 

 

 

 

Lebanese Independence Day Military Parade 2013

The Lebanese Air Force SA/IAR 330SM Puma transport and gunship helicopters during the parade (Dalati & Nohra)

The Lebanese Air Force SA/IAR 330SM Puma transport and gunship helicopters during the parade (Dalati & Nohra)

The Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment during the parade, November 22, 2013. (Dalati & Nohra)

The Lebanese Army M60A3 of the 1st Armored Regiment during the parade, November 22, 2013. (Dalati & Nohra)

The Lebanese Army AML 90 of the Intervetion Regiment during the parade, November 22, 2013. (Dalati & Nohra)

The Lebanese Army AML 90 of the Intervention Regiment during the parade, November 22, 2013. (Dalati & Nohra)

The new vehicle displayed this year was the Lebanese Army M1046 TOW of the Anti-Tank Regiment, November 22, 2013. (Trebia Publishing/Wassim Jabre)

The new vehicle displayed this year was the Lebanese Army M1046 TOW of the Anti-Tank Regiment, November 22, 2013. (Trebia Publishing/Wassim Jabre)

More photos of the Lebanese Independence Day military parade 2013 can be seen on Military Vehicles in Lebanon Facebook Page

Abra: After the Battle

News photos from the net about the latest events  in Abra, Sidon, Lebanon:

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M60A3 MBTs of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT and an old M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT and an M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment next to an M35A2 cargo truck of the 1rst Mechanized brigade in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M60A3 MBT and an M113 of the 1rst Armored Regiment next to an M35A2 cargo truck of the 1rst Mechanized brigade in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

Lebanese Army M113 APCs and an M113 OPFOR of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

Lebanese Army M113 APCs and an M113 OPFOR of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (REUTERS/Ali Hashisho)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (REUTERS/Ali Hashisho)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M113 OPFOR APCs of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)

A Lebanese Army M109A2 shop van of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013.

A Lebanese Army M109A2 shop van of the Maghaweer (Commandos) Regiment in Abra, June 25, 2013.

Focus on: The Royal Bahraini Army (2): The M60A3 MBT

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and Royal Bahraini Air force Bell AH-1 attack helicopters.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and Royal Bahraini Air force Bell AH-1 attack helicopters.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and Royal Bahraini Air force Bell AH-1 attack helicopters.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and Royal Bahraini Air force Bell AH-1 attack helicopters.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and an M113A2 with Carat Defense Up-Armor.

Royal Bahraini Army M60A3 MBTs and an M113A2 with Carat Defense Up-Armor.

 

Photo Credits and Source: Bahrain News Agency

“Peninsula Shield 9” “درع الجزيرة ٩”

The month of February witnessed a huge live exercise for the Peninsula Shield Force in Kuwait. Armies of the Cooperation Council for Arab States of the Gulf participated in this exercise:

DB 01

Royal Army of Oman VBL, VAB 6×6, LAV Piranha 8×8 and Royal Saudi Land Force M60A3 MBTs during the exercise.

DB 02

Royal Army of Oman VAB 6×6, Royal Saudi Land Force M60A3 MBTs and Kuwaiti Army M-84 MBTs during the exercise.

DB 04

Royal Army of Oman VAB 6×6 and Royal Saudi Land Force M60A3 MBTs during the exercise.

DB 03

A Royal Saudi Land Force M1025A2 w/Ingwe ATGM ALRRT-4M turret during the exercise.

DA 02

Royal Saudi Air Force F-15SA during the exercise.

DA 01

Kuwait Air Force F/A-18C during the exercise.

Photo Credits and Source: Bahrain News Agency