Another 2°REI VBCI during the recently conducted Op Monclar in Mali
You may have read the same article as I did earlier.
He did well though - Got his FAMAS out and I think shot one of them when the vehicle stopped. I feel a medal coming on....Yes, the Sqn Cdr is well aware of the camera presence and its potential. The young troop commander (6 months in post) less so and is a little bit excitable.
Another piece from Sputnik (in French)Sputnik is a modern day Russian disinformation and propaganda operation masquerading as a news service.
Speaking of which....Sputnik is a modern day Russian disinformation and propaganda operation masquerading as a news service.
Also Flight Lieutenant Aaron Kerry, Mentioned in Dispatches for actions in Mali. Diverted his Chinook and the French troops on board to secure a French helicopter downed by mechanical failure.
There is now a "regulation" stool for the 120 mm RTF1 heavy mortar. The other use of the stool is as a padlock breaker, one leg on the padlock and another stool used as a "hammer". Works a treat.[QUOTE = "Condottiere, post: 9925581, member: 79773"]
Ah, the good old French issue “tabouret” or stool. Often a weapon of first choice in a barrack room brawl!
Ha ha ha Yes and I used once or twice myself, and in every picture of the 120mm mortars when firing at a range!