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This has rendered them vulnerable to countries such as Russia which have invested in tanks and personnel carriers, army sources say. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This has rendered them vulnerable to countries such as Russia which have invested in tanks and personnel carriers, army sources say. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So is the failure to deliver properly armoured personnel carriers. The Sun (2009)Six armoured personnel carriers were parked across the road. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Three armoured personnel carriers were also seized. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One video clip posted on the internet showed a burnt-out government armoured personnel carrier. Times, Sunday Times (2012)First came the armoured personnel carriers; soldiers hanging from gun turrets and door handles. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The French armoured personnel carriers are better than mine but they are not as noisy or impressive. Broken Lives (1993)Rebels attacked the checkpoint, destroying an armoured personnel carrier. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Military armoured personnel carriers loaded with heavily armed soldiers were on patrol around Harare in a show of force. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Armoured personnel carriers lurk in the side streets, but not a single protester or banner can be seen. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In the rapidly disappearing light I could make out the shape of some parked tanks and armoured personnel carriers. BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)About 350 soldiers in 20 armoured personnel carriers were seen departing the city yesterday morning. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The Royal Marines are soldiers who get to where they are going by boat instead of in the back of an armoured personnel carrier. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I climbed in through the back, squeezing past the dark metal of the gun tube poking out the top of their adapted armoured personnel carrier. BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)Since then, the military has deployed armoured personnel carriers around sensitive buildings in the city, and police are said to have mostly withdrawn. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Dozens of government armoured personnel carriers were seen moving into the area, while ambulances and other vehicles apparently carrying about 30 prisoners were seen leaving. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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