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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP28 Dec 2018 9:22 p.m. PST

….into service

"The Type 15 light tank has better mobility than other tanks used by the People's Liberation Army and will strengthen combat readiness in plateau regions such as Tibet, military analysts said.

The tank was on show at an exhibition in Beijing last month to mark the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening up, but the defence ministry only confirmed the deployment on Thursday…."
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Lion in the Stars28 Dec 2018 10:14 p.m. PST

Looks a lot like the US old M8 Armored Gun System (1990s vintage). I still don't know why the US didn't buy those after we went through the entire process of type-standardizing them!

Space Ghost29 Dec 2018 10:54 a.m. PST

Now we just need someone to make the mini!

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP30 Dec 2018 2:17 p.m. PST

(smile)

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