Poland bolsters artillery with $310 million K-9 Howitzer deal
Source: Defense Citizen Network
South Korean defence firm Samsung Techwin signed a $310 million contract with Poland’s state-run firm Huta Stalowa Wola in December to export 120 K-9 self-propelled howitzers as the East European nation seeks to boost its artillery and other land force capabilities.
The first batch of 24 K-9s will be delivered through 2017 according to ROK daily The Korea Herald. The remaining 96 will be built in Poland.
Against the backdrop of the tense regional...
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