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Argentine Defense Ministry announces new military base in Catamarca

Monday, October 11th 2021 - 09:01 UTC
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Argentine Defense Minister Jorge Taiana and Governor Raúl Jalil of the province of Catamarca signed late last week an agreement whereby the national Army will set up a military unit in the provincial capital. Read full article


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  • Dirk Dikkler

    I did not know that the Argentine Army was armed with the AK Series of Assault Rifle, is it due to a Funding problem ??

    Oct 11th, 2021 - 12:50 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Pugol-H

    Yes, I noted the same thing when I first read it, now however they seem to be carrying FN variants.

    Oct 12th, 2021 - 10:47 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • imoyaro

    Well they used to say the AK was “Soldier Proof.”

    Oct 16th, 2021 - 01:37 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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