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Syria’s ‘Dirty Dozen’: The Type-63

In a major new investigation, AOAV shines a spotlight on twelve of the worst explosive weapons in Syria, investigating some of the biggest and most dangerous bombs, shells, and rockets. Weapons whose wide-area effect are tearing civilians’ lives apart.

The Type-63 is a multiple rocket launcher that fires up to twelve rockets from 3×4 rows of barrels. It is towed or mounted on a truck.

Infographic: The Type-63

IGw DD Type-63

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