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The Kenya Air Force was established by 1966, and revolted in 1982.The Kenya Navy is composed of:     2 offshore patrol vessels (During the 2011 refit

NameTypeQuantityOriginNotes Vickers Mk3 Main battle tank 76 United Kingdom 105mm gun L-7   Vickers ARV Recovery tank 7 (4 with crane) United Kingdom   BRDM-3 Wheeled amphibious armoured personnel carrier 8x8 8+80 on order Russia   BTR-60 Wheeled amphibious armoured personnel carrier 8x8 24 USSR   Panhard

The acquisition of T-72s has caused significant controversy. Thirty-three vehicles ordered from Ukraine were hijacked by Somali pirates. The ship they were being carried in,

    Kenya Army Ordnance Corps     Kenya Army Corps of Transport     Kenya Army Electrical and Mechanical Engineering     Kenya Army Corps of Signals     Kenya Army Military Police

    Kenya Army Infantry     Kenya Army Paratroopers     Kenya Army Armour (includes 78 Tank Battalion, Isiolo)     Kenya Army Artillery (includes 77 Artillery Battalion)     Kenya Army Engineers    

As of 2004, the Kenya Army had five brigades: two infantry, one with three battalions and one with two battalions; one armoured, with three battalions;

Between 1963 and 1967, Kenya fought the Shifta War against Somali residents who sought union with their kin in the Somali Republic to the north.On

On 1 April 1902, 3 KAR moved its headquarters from Mombasa to Nairobi, and together with 4 KAR and 5 KAR, was used by the

The period between 1896 and 1900 saw the East African Rifles deployed in a number of campaigns in line with British colonial policies. In collaboration