Sunday, 19 February 2017

An image of a heavily upgraded 1950s Soviet era BTR-152, in service with Iraqi shiite militias

Tehran's shiite militias are upgrading all manner of vehicles, including even 50 year old BTR-152s ----------------------- This vehicle is seen south of Mosul City ----------------------- The vehicle has grenade netting for the open troop compartment, which is intended to propel a grenade away from the vehicle as it hits the netting, and carries additional armour for the engine compartment, and driver's cabin ----------------------- Image two shows an unmodified variant in a museum

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