Ukraine

Russian Tanks — Whatever Happened to Reactive Armour?

We’ve seen the pictures of trashed Russian tanks on the road to Kyiv, but what’s really puzzling me is the failure of reactive armour

A Russian built T-72 tank layered with reactive armour bricks. Georgian Army. Image credit: 1st Lt. Justin Colvin, Marine Forces Europe, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Are all the Russian tanks with reactive armour on the Eastern Front in Ukraine? Did Putin send the oldest tanks…

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James Marinero

James Marinero

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