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NZ Army modernisation continues

9th December 2015 - 09:23 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch


The New Zealand government has confirmed the acquisition of new Lewis Machine & Tool (LMT) assault rifles in an announcement on 8 December.

Some 8,800 of these 5.56mm weapons, to be known locally as the Modular Assault Rifle System - Light (MARS-L), will replace the Steyr AUG A1 in ...

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