Lebanese Civil War (1975-1990) Vehicles (3): The Mourabitoun vehicles.

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A Mourabitoun militia BTR-152, Abdel Nasser Mosque vicinity, Beirut, August 1982.

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Mourabitoun militia ZSU-23-4M Shilka SPAAGs and a Land Rover Series III LWB, Abdel Nasser Mosque vicinity, Beirut, August 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia ZSU-23-4M Shilka SPAAG, Holiday Inn vicinity, Beirut, 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia ZSU-23-4M Shilka SPAAG and a T-34/85, Ain El-Mraysse vicinity, Beirut, 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia T-34/85 and a BM-11 mounted on Isuzu TW truck, Holiday Inn vicinity, Beirut, 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia T-34/85 and a BM-11 mounted on Isuzu TW truck, Normandy vicinity, Beirut, 1982.

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Knocked out Mourabitoun militia T-34/85 tanks, Tarik El-Jdideh vicinity, Beirut, 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia T-34/85, West Beirut, 1982.

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A Mourabitoun militia 3rd generation Chevrolet/GMC C/K-Series pickup armed with a Zastava M55 20mm triple cannon, Beirut, May 1981.

A Mourabitoun militia V-100 Cadillac Gage Commando in front of the main entrance of the Holiday Inn hotel, Beirut 1977.

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A Mourabitoun militia V-100 Cadillac Gage Commando in front of the main entrance of the Holiday Inn hotel, Beirut 1977.

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A Mourabitoun militia M113 ACAV, Beirut, mid-1970s.

Sources: Various

Time Travel

A V-100 Cadillac Gage Commando of the Mourabitoun militia in front of the main entrance of the Holiday Inn hotel, Beirut 1977. The vehicle is a remnant of the "Hotels Battle". (Thanks Mathieu)

Photo credits: J. Holtzclaw

Same location 33 years later, Lebanese Army M113A2s of an Intervention Regiment parked in the ruins of the Holiday Inn hotel.

Photo Credits: Original Author