Qatar National Day

A photo report from the Qatar National Day military parade held on December 18 2012:

Another courtesy from Elite Group Lebanon:

QAF 3302 copie

Qatar Armed Forces Ferret Mk2 armoured cars.

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A Qatar Armed Forces FV601 Saladin.

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Qatar Armed Forces FV603 Saracen APCs & Daimler armoured cars.

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A Qatar Armed Forces FV603 Saracen APC

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Qatar Armed Forces FV603 Saracen APC

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

A Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

A Qatar Armed Forces Daimler armoured cars.

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A Qatar Armed Forces Land Rover Series II SWB towing a 25pdr gun

Qatar Armed Forces Land Rover Series II SWB towing a 25pdr gun

Qatar Armed Forces Land Rover Series II SWB towing a 25pdr gun

Qatar Armed Forces Ferret Mk2 armoured cars.

Qatar Armed Forces Ferret Mk2 armoured cars.

A Qatar Armed Forces Ferret Mk2 armoured car & an Austin Champ vehicle.

A Qatar Armed Forces Ferret Mk2 armoured car & an Austin Champ vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

Qatar Armed Forces VBL all-terrain vehicle.

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Qatar Armed Forces Toyota Land Cruiser 4500 EFI of the Special Forces.

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A Qatar Armed Forces Ford F350 Super Duty of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal squad.

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The same Qatar Armed Forces Ford F350 Super Duty of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal squad.

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A Qatar Armed Forces Chevrolet Suburban of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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A Qatar Armed Forces Chevrolet 2500 HD of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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A Qatar Armed Forces Ford Raptor SVT of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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Qatar Armed Forces VAB VMO of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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Qatar Armed Forces VAB VMO of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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A Qatar Armed Forces VAB VMO of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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Qatar Armed Forces VAB VMO of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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Qatar Armed Forces VAB VMO of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8x8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8×8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8x8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8×8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8x8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8×8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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Qatar Armed Forces MOWAG Piranha II 8×8 w/90mm CCTS turret of the Emiri Guard Brigade.

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A Qatar Internal Security Forces Chevrolet Suburban SWATEC HARAS.

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Newly acquired Qatar Internal Security Forces Renault Trucks Defense Sherpa Light APCs.

QAF 3465 copie

Newly acquired Qatar Internal Security Forces Renault Trucks Defense Higuard MRAP AFVs.

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Newly acquired Qatar Internal Security Forces Renault Trucks Defense Higuard MRAP AFVs.

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A Qatar Internal Security Forces Zodiac Hurricane.

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A Qatar Internal Security Forces Ziegler WAWE 9000 Riot Control truck.

QAF 3470 copie

A Qatar Internal Security Forces Mercedes based Smiths Heimann HCVM X-RAY Mobile Screening System.

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An Qatar Emiri Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

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Qatar Emiri Air Force Westland Commando Mk.3 helicopters.

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Qatar Emiri Air Force Westland Commando Mk.3 helicopters.

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Qatar Emiri Air Force AgustaWestland AW139M helicopters.

QAF 3521 copie

Qatar Emiri Air Force AgustaWestland AW139M helicopters.

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Qatar Emiri Air Force SA 342 Gazelle helicopters.

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Qatar Emiri Air Force SA 342 Gazelle helicopters.

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Qatar Emiri Air Force Alpha Jet E closing the parade.

Photo Credits: Elite Group Lebanon

1978 Special

A Lebanese Army Saladin in 1978 most probably on their way to Kawkaba in Southern Lebanon (Thanks again Samer for the precisions)

A French SMUB Marmon during the first UNIFIL deployment in March 1978

The same Marmon in front of Tyre barracks

French troops of the 3rd RPIMa (3eme Régiment de Parachutistes d'Infanterie de Marine) being among the first units of the UNIFIL to be deployed, March 25, 1978.

Insignia of the French 3rd RPIMa (Collection Alain Laporte)

UNIFIL Beret Insignia (Collection Alain Laporte)

IDF and UNTSO meets in southern Lebanon, 7 km south of the city of Tyre during the 1978 clashes. Note the IDF M818 in the background. (Thanks for the localisation info Mathieu)

Source: Flickr  Credits: Hoodsie