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Lakh Take Ki Baat: Indian Army Tests US-made M777 Howitzer in Pokhran

News Nation brings 'Lakh Take Ki Baat' with senior journalist Ajay Kumar covering top stories of the day. Arms sales rose by nearly five per cent worldwide in 2018 in a market dominated by the United States, according to a new report published today by the SIPRI. The study did not include China. However, it is said that China uses 2 per cent of its GDP in the purchasing of arms and ammunition. China recently held an exercise in the Gobi desert and showcased its strength with high-tech arms and ammunition. On the other hand, the Indian Army tested its latest artillery ammunition, the Excalibur precision-guided shells from the US-made M777 Howitzer in Pokhran. Watch the full segment.

Updated : 10 December 2019, 09:37 PM