When the Moroccan team, a country with more than 97 percent Muslim population, reached the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup 2022 held in Qatar, some people called it a victory for Islam. These include the name of former Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan.
But do you know that the army of this Muslim country uses Indian company trucks. Yes, the Royal Armed Forces of the North African country of Morocco are going to get 92 six-wheeled military trucks from the Indian company.
The company making these trucks in Morocco is Tata Advanced Systems. The Moroccan army has confirmed this this time via Twitter. The Moroccan army has reported that the delivery of the ordered military trucks is about to take place.
— idrw (@idrwalerts) January 1, 2023
Apart from this, Indian Defense Research Wing (IDRW) has shared some pictures. In which it can be seen that 92 LPTA 244 trucks are ready to export to Morocco.
Royal Moroccan Army has received 92 high mobility made in India 'Tata 6×6 trucks' from Pipavav port, Gujarat. 🇮🇳🇲🇦 pic.twitter.com/M1mp3fMv66
— Indian Tech & Infra (@IndianTechGuide) January 1, 2023
The trucks being delivered to Morocco have several specialties. These trucks can also be converted into armored vehicles. The Indian company wants to strengthen its army by buying this truck. Morocco is trying to strengthen its country’s army. In this regard, an important agreement has been signed between Morocco and the American company in December 2022. According to an information, this agreement is about 29 million dollars.
Pakistan also considers Israel as its biggest enemy but Morocco has bought “Barak MX Air Defense System” from there. According to Israeli newspaper Globes, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will supply Barak MX systems to the Moroccan armed forces following the signing. of a contract worth approximately US$500 million.