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big guns

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a means of persuading or arguing

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The rebels seized around 15 tanks and Soviet-era armoured vehicles, artillery cannons, 120 mm mortars and several rocket launchers which they moved to their rear bases near the Turkish border, an AFP journalist said.
Visitors were seeing exploring key weapons and communication technologies including artillery cannons, anti aircraft missiles, tank recovery vehicles and radars that were on display.
RAF Tornados responded by destroying vehicles and artillery cannons in the north.
Other security assistance delivered to Pakistan has included: three F-16 Block 52 fighter aircraft to the Pakistan Air Force; an additional 14 F-16 fighter aircraft delivered to the PAF in 2008; five fast patrol boats to the Maritime Security Agency; two P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft delivered to the Pakistan Navy; 115 M109A5 Howitzer self-propelled field artillery cannons to the Pakistan Army; more than 450 vehicles for Pakistans Frontier Corps; and hundreds of night vision goggles, day/night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for Pakistans security forces.
The United States Government (USG) officially delivered 48 self-propelled field artillery cannons to the Pakistan Army at the Malir Cantonment in Karachi on 13 February 2009.
The press release said that during the last three years specific security assistance provided included 14 F-16 fighter aircraft, 10 Mi-17 and two Bell 412EP helicopters, 5 fast patrol boats, 115 Howitzer self-propelled field artillery cannons, more than 450 vehicles for Pakistan's Frontier Corps, hundreds of night vision goggles, day and night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for the country's security forces.
It provides fully automated support for planning, coordinating, and controlling mortars, field artillery cannons, rockets, guided missiles, close air support, attack helicopter and naval gunfire for close support, counter-fire, interdiction, suppression of enemy air defenses, and deep operations.
It complements weapons such as mortars, field artillery cannons, close air support, attack helicopters, guided missiles, and naval surface fire.
The system makes use of the information and common operational picture to plan, coordinate and control battlefield elements, comprising mortars, close air support, naval gunfire, attack helicopters, offensive electronic warfare, field artillery cannons, rockets and guided missiles.
security assistance provided includes an earlier delivery of an additional 14 F-16 fighter aircraft, 10 Mi-17 and two Bell 412EP helicopters, two P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft, five fast patrol boats, 115 Howitzer self-propelled field artillery cannons, more than 450 vehicles for Pakistans Frontier Corps, hundreds of night vision goggles, day/night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for Pakistans security forces.
The press release also said that during the last three years the specific security assistance provided to Pakistan's security forces included 14 F-16 fighter aircraft, 10 Mi-17 and two Bell 412EP helicopters, five fast patrol boats, 115 Howitzer self-propelled field artillery cannons, hundreds of night vision goggles, day and night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for the country's security forces.
Raytheon's Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System is the Army's system of record for planning, coordinating and controlling all mortars, close air support, naval gunfire, attack helicopters, offensive electronic warfare, field artillery cannons, rockets and guided missiles.
Nato jets responded by destroying vehicles and artillery cannons.
assistance has included support for medical aid, school refurbishment, bridge and well reconstruction, food distribution, agricultural and education projects, 14 F-16 fighter aircraft, 5 Fast Patrol Boats, 115 self-propelled Howitzer field artillery cannons, more than 450 vehicles for Pakistans Frontier Corps, hundreds of night vision goggles, day/night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for Pakistans security forces.