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Marines’ equipment needs
quality improvement: Military
chief

Indonesian Military (TNI) chief Adm. Agus Suhartono says that the Indonesian Marines needs to improve the quality of its equipment.

“In terms of quantity, there is enough. but the quality of equipment needs to be increased,” he said Wednesday during a visit to the Marine Corps headquarters in Jakarta as quoted by tempointeraktif.com.

Most of the equipment on display, such as tanks, were aging. One tank was produced 35 years ago.

Agus witnessed a display of the marines’ anti-terror squad skills on the occasion.
He said that the squad also needed to improve its ammunition and shooting skills.

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