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    Russian President Vladimir Putin has personally inspected an array of new armored vehicles designed for the country’s special forces.

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that the president was presented with the hardware after it was inspected by a Federal Security Service panel.

    Peskov didn’t elaborate on what types of vehicles the president did inspect, though LifeNews apparently identified them as Viking and Falcatus armored cars.


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    • Jet fuel can't melt steel beams
      Really good!
    • ivanwa88
      Hell yes! a convoy would certainly turn heads and wow! very very impressive. Russian forces now that most impressive in the world! fabulous designers top class.
    • vendorin reply toivanwa88(Show commentHide comment)
      ivanwa88, did you see him? Did you see him? :)

    • ivanwa88
      I would love to drive the armoured car around town for the day preferably a Saturday! what a chick magnet.......zap! wouldn't you daltonfury33 ?
    • A = π r 2in reply toivanwa88(Show commentHide comment)
      ivanwa88, imagine the size of the subwoofer you could install. exciting times.
    • joyo
      Nice but I prefer the rear door of that armoured car in two pieces. One goes up and the other with steps goes down. This way faster opening and closing also faster for personnel to get in and out. Haha, also if one got jammed still can use the other to get in and out.
    • Anton KOMAROV
      I Want One!!!! :)
    • enrique_costas
      There are usually more comments "via sputnik" than "via facebook" so, Sputniknews should use (as it was logical) COMMENT VIA SPUTNIK first, and not second as happens now...when you open a page you only can watch "comment via facebook" but it should be "comment via sputnik".
    • Anton KOMAROVin reply toenrique_costas(Show commentHide comment)
      enrique_costas, hi, absolutely exact enrique, i wondered about that, it is like if it is an acknowledgement of facebook being superioi!!!! why...to start with there are much more intelligent comment on sputnik...but it can also be a tactical move to support global point of view...whatever it would be better to see sputnik comments first...
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