Morocco requests another batch of TOW missiles

09 December 2016

The US State Department has approved a Moroccan request for 1,200 BGM-71-4B-RF wireless TOW 2A anti-tank missiles worth an estimated USD108, the Defence Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced on 8 December.

The DSCA said the missiles will "advance Morocco's efforts to develop an integrated ground defence capability".

The DSCA announced on 18 November 2015 that the State Department had approved the sale to Morocco of 600 BGM-71E-4B-RF missiles and 300 M220A2 launchers worth an estimated USD96 million.

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