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Pakistan Army Looks West as China Equipment Fails – The Print

The move is prompted by defective, unreliable and poorly performing Chinese equipment sold to the armed forces, which include a main battle tank


Pakistan soldiers guard a compound where US commandos killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad in 2011. Photo: Reuters

 

Pakistan’s military is trying to get back into the good books of the west and engage in closer defence cooperation, according to The Print, a New Delhi-based news and analysis website.

The move is prompted by defective, unreliable and poorly performing Chinese equipment sold to the armed forces, which include a main battle tank, artillery and air defence weapons.

Read the full report: The Print

 

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George Russell

George Russell is a freelance writer and editor based in Hong Kong who has lived in Asia since 1996. His work has been published in the Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, New York Post, Variety, Forbes and the South China Morning Post.

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