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Syrian Militants Showcase Turkish Armored Vehicle, Claim They Made It (Video, Photos)

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Syrian Militants Showcase Turkish Armored Vehicle, Claim They Made It (Video, Photos)

The Hamza Division’s supposed “engineers.”

On February 11, the Hamza Division, a faction of the Turkish-backed Syrian National Army (SNA), presented what it claimed to be a home-grown armored vehicle.

The vehicle, dubbed “Ra’ad,” was presented in a major celebration held in the Turkish-occupied part of northern Aleppo. The celebration was attended by senior leaders from the SNA as well as officials from the Syrian Interim Government, including its head Abdurrahman Mustafa.

The Hamza Division presented Ra’ad as some sort of a ‘patriotic achievement’. The group even shared a video summing the technical specifications of the supposed home-grown vehicle.

Nevertheless, experts were quick to point out that the vehicle was in fact a well-known Turkish-made armored infantry mobility vehicle known as Hızır.

Manufactured by Turkey’s Katmerciler, Hızır is in service in low numbers with the Turkish Armed Forces. Dozens were also exported to Kenya and Uganda.

The vehicle, which weighs 14 tons, has a speed of 110-120 km on roads and 35-40 on rough terrain. It was designed to carry out reconnaissance and surveillance missions at day and night. The vehicle’s armor protects against light and medium caliber weapons.

Syrian Militants Showcase Turkish Armored Vehicle, Claim They Made It (Video, Photos)

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Syrian Militants Showcase Turkish Armored Vehicle, Claim They Made It (Video, Photos)

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The Hamza Division showcased four Hızır vehicles, all were equipped with a remotely-controlled weapon stations and jamming systems.

The vehicles were likely supplied by Turkey, which provided its proxies in Syria with such equipment before. This was, however, the first time when Ankara’s proxies used Turkish weapons in one of their desperate propaganda stunts.

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Jens Holm

Ha ha. I see a lot of propaganda the other way too.

I wish Ypu all well and You can be supported by right wings in Europe. As longs as Ypu kill each other, You wont come here not even if You have coffins with wheels an motors instaed of svimming lessons.

Hardly none from Region is wellcome. The Danish Goverment has just jailed about 14 refugees here. The Leaders seemes to be from Syria. They had equipment for making bombs and several fiffles and shotguns.

Wellcome to Denmark. Two three years ago Ypu came here with nothing. We gave You homes with food clothe, free education and probatly simple jobs until You could handle well påaid better ones.

BUT OH NO. A minimum seemes to be, we all should convert to Islam in their devastaing versions. A homogen world for them is Denmark has to look as Syria.

Ole Johansen

Please… Stop pretending being Danish. We all know your sorry white ass is located in Tel Aviv.

occupybacon

Or in that brutalist castle guarded by FSB

JIMI JAMES

You mean that holiday resort owned by you ought to know by now:

occupybacon

Don’t make it public or I send the novichok team

JIMI JAMES

More soros airhead double traitor living on the highrise in californicated land to get a better view whats going down,thus see all the poor leppars under the democrats!

Dicksonrp

In Hell Aviv cesspit too…

occupybacon

Ohh Sweden will sue Denmark for sizing peaceful firework in its way to Malmo

Johnny B. Allan

I don’t know why you would flat out deny their claims. They don’t seem identical to turkish vehicles to me atleast these transported to Kenya and Uganda

Jesus

An RPG 27, 29, 30 is sufficient.

occupybacon

Waste of money, an antitank rifle from ww2 will do it

farbat

i actually agree with you here they have no experience obviously

farbat

light weapon protection is what this has at best

farbat

we produced a prototype of nano fibre carbon materials in combination with other layers and still light weapons kinetic power is alot so enough force will break through eventually and besides the huge calibre of arash sniper its still a light weapon and it would rip such vehicles into pieces so protection means layers and they dont show any of that

occupybacon

Darn layers, efficient since Roman shields.

farbat

layers mean more protection and a single steel layer like in the turkish example is laughable its not going to stop anything

Willing Conscience (The Truths

Eventually the Turkish backed moderate opposition will be better equipped than the SAA is.
But I did have to laugh when I read this,

“Manufactured by Turkey’s Katmerciler, Hızır is in service in low numbers with the Turkish Armed Forces. Dozens were also exported to Kenya and Uganda”,

Which for me translates into they’re defective in some way because they’re not a vehicle the Turkish troops want to use themselves.
Perhaps they have weak undercarriage that leave them vulnerable to IED attacks, unreliable or petrol hungry engines, or a number of other things that could make them undesirable for the Turkish troops, so hopefully whatever it is it’s something the SAA can exploit.

farbat

more like arashcomment image

farbat

these turks cant even produce the engine of this vehicle themselves and like always they have to beg the british for help
https://www.cummins.com/engines/isl

klove and light

well done putin.job accomplished.

and 4 all the 99% dummies……….watch and see what happens next 24 months……..the question was always for them satanic zionists……..to control the world througha one world government……make israel bigger…or the world smaller……
long time ago….the decision was made.make the world smaller…………in the coming months…you dummies will see a controlled nuclear exchange between east and west…….with destruction in russia,usa,asia……….and total destruction on korean peninsula..persia ..on european continent……..through the coming degitalization of ALL…….caused by the uprupt lockdown of economies..the nanotech vaccines…the nano dot tattoo control via 5G IOT (internet of things)….the few satanics 0,01% can rule the surviving………..

get out of the cities…

death to america death to israel curse on the jews.houthi slogan

and i might add the british elites motherfuckers to that list too

JIMI JAMES

And another cia/dogsht came to nought,no more relevant that a pesky flea in its might:
Have a nice day,stay safe:

aht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2499017&CategoryId=13003

HiaNd

These rounds are created for these heavy machine guns, as well as for the most powerful Russian sniper rifle (white-tipped 12,7×108 mm rounds (a Russian analogue of the American .50 BMG). ):comment image
rounds have the power of 17,000 joules and can penetrate 20 mm thick steel plates at 500 meter distances like a knife through butter.
“These rounds are created to effectively eliminate light armored vehicles at distances of up to 2,000 meters.”
“Each round flies at a speed that three times exceeds the speed of sound with advanced armor piercing characteristics,”
https://www.rbth.com/science-and-tech/333372-baddest-russian-ammocomment image

nyomarek

Article correction: On February 11, the Hamza Division, a faction of the
Turkish-backed Syrian National Army (SNA), presented what it claimed to
be a home-grown, home-made nuclear submarine with a 4000km ballistic missile range. The new vehicle is fully capable to cross the desert.

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