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US donates 8 Bradley fighting vehicles to Lebanese Army

United States Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard spoke today at the delivery of Bradley Fighting Vehicles and armored field artillery ammunition supply vehicles to the Lebanese Armed Forces. "These are the very first of a...

Lebanese Armed Forces receives French VCAC Mephisto anti-tank missile systems

France formally handed over the first anti-tank missile system with HOT missiles to the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) on 29 May, the French embassy in Beirut announced. The Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) received VCAC Mephisto anti-tank missile launcher...

Lebanese Armed Forces unveils new Guarani armoured personnel carriers

The Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) officially unveiled a new  Guarani 6x6 armoured vehicle personnel carriers. That was reported by planobrazil.com. The first VBTP (Viatura Blindada de Transporte de Pessoal) Guarani armored vehicles personal carriers of LAF was unveiled during the military...

Several Spanish peacekeepers injured in landmine blast in Lebanon

Several Spanish peacekeepers were wounded on Wednesday when their  Iveco LMV armored vehicle triggered a landmine in the in southern Lebanon. The National News Agency said a vehicle belonging to UNIFIL's Spanish battalion was badly...

Lebanon has requested Moscow to supply Russian “Kornet” ATGM, T-72 main battle tanks

Beirut has requested Moscow to supply the Russian Kornet anti-tank guided missiles, T-72 main battle tanks and cannons, and expects to receive the weaponry within a year, Lebanese Ambassador to Russia Chawki Bou Nassar...

Saudi Arabia Cancels $3B Arms Procurement Financing for the Lebanese Armed Forces

Saudi Arabian Government has announced that it has suspended a $3B military aid grant funding for the Lebanese armed forces.  The move is seen as protest against Iran-backed Hizbullah organization. Saudi – Iran tensions have...

Tiran self-propelled howitzer of Lebanese Armed Forces

The Tiran self-propelled howitzer of Lebanese Armed Forces. The Tiran  is a 122-mm calibre D-30 gun-howitzer installed on a tracked chassis. The Lebanese Armed Forces revealed its latest field conversion at the third edition of Security Middle East Show (SMES)...

VBTP-MR Guarani exported to Lebanon

Plant in Sete Lagoas will produce 10 units of military vehicle Guarani to deliver to the Middle Eastern country The VBTP-MR (Viatura Blindada de Transporte de Pessoal) was developed by Iveco for the Brazilian Army...