Tanks battle it out at world military games

The T-72 B tank of the Serbian team competing at the Tank Biathlon World Championship 2015, an annual test of racing, shooting and driving prowess for armed forces, in Alabino, outside Moscow, Russia. The contest involving 39 tank crews from 13 count
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The T-72 B tank of the Serbian team competing at the Tank Biathlon World Championship 2015, an annual test of racing, shooting and driving prowess for armed forces, in Alabino, outside Moscow, Russia. The contest involving 39 tank crews from 13 countries was held in the first three weeks of this month. It is now part of the International Army Games.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 17, 2015, with the headline 'Tanks battle it out at world military games'. Print Edition | Subscribe