Army of Pakistan confirms purchase of Serbian-made Lazar II 8x8 armored personnel carrier 0208133
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|Friday, August 2, 2013 02:55 PM|
|Army of Pakistan confirms the purchase of the Serbian-made Lazar II 8x8 armored personnel carrier.|
The Pakistan Army is reportedly in the process of acquiring new Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV)’s as a part of its initiative to fight terrorist outfits on Pakistan’s western border. According to reports the army has procured three Serbian LAZAR II AFV’s for evaluation with the possibility of constructing facilities to produce the AFV/APC locally, under license.
The Lazar 2 of YugoImport was unveiled during the latest defense exhibition in Serbia, Partner 2013.
The armoured vehicle is a potent weapon especially against irregular and guerrilla forces.