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Armoured fighting vehicle
An armoured fighting vehicle (AFV)
is a military vehicle
, equipped with protection against hostile attacks and often mounted weapons
. Most AFVs are equipped for driving in rugged terrain.
Types of AFVs
A technical is a type of unarmored fighting vehicle. A tachanka is a horse-driven unarmored fighting vehicle.