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(military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry

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With the procurement, PDRM will be the first police department in the region to utilize IAG s high mobility and high protection technologically advanced Armoured Personnel Carriers.
GDELS), through its Switzerland-based subsidiary GDELS-Mowag, has been notified by the Ministry of Defense of Denmark that the PIRANHA 5 Armoured Infantry Fighting Vehicle has been selected as the new armoured personnel carrier (APC) for the Danish Armed Forces.
The committee took a serious notice about Sindh government regarding nonpurchasing of Armoured Personnel carriers (APCs) from Ministry of Defence Production.
The 28-million-euro ($37-million) contract covers an assembly line for Fuchs armoured personnel carriers and their parts, the magazine said, quoting the economy ministry.
A Russian warship unloaded trucks, troops and at least one armoured personnel carrier at a bay near Sevastopol in Crimea on Friday morning, as Moscow continued to build up its forces on the Ukrainian peninsula.
An Egyptian military armoured personnel carrier patrols a street in the Sheikh Zowied town near Rafah, in the northern Sinai on May 20, 2013.
An armoured personnel carrier racing towards Tiananmen crashed through one barrier and ran over a person who stood in its path, a witness said.
by Toby Collins July 20, 2011 (LONDON) -- The Nepalese policeman at the centre of a corruption scandal involving armoured personnel carriers destined for Darfur was jailed on Wednesday.
launchers and four armoured personnel carriers near Tripoli.
Under an earlier agreement between FNSS and DEFTECH, FNSS sold 211 armoured personnel carriers to equip the Malaysian military.
Summary: ABU DHABI - With the cooperation and support of the Dubai Police Force, one of the RG12 Mk4 Armoured Personnel Carriers BAE Systems produced for the department will be on display at IDEX 2011.
The event held just outside of Ponteland, Northumberland, saw a Challenger tank, armoured personnel carriers and other assorted military vehicles on display.
He further said that INS Jalashwa can land an infantry battalion and its equipments, a squadron of tanks or armoured personnel carriers, or a complete unit of engineersalon their heavy equipments.
Hundreds of tanks and armoured personnel carriers closed in on the territory's capital of Grozny.
The Warriors - armoured personnel carriers - are being sent to Afghanistan to replace Land Rovers currently being used.
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