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U.S. Marines exploit captured anti-armor missile system from Syria

December 02, 2020

U.S. Marine Corps Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians completed a multi-day exploitation of illicit ordnance recently turned over by Syrian Democratic Forces in Syria, here.

Specialists with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command, conducted a detailed examination of four AT-4B Spigot Anti-Tank Guided Missiles, which were recently obtained by partner forces in southern Syria.
A disassembled 9M111M missile from an AT-4B Spigot Anti-Tank Guided Missile system is displayed, following an ordnance exploitation operation by U.S. Marine Corps Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command, Nov. 27, 2020. During the exploitation process, EOD technicians were able to gather valuable weapons data and retrieve biometric information to be analyzed. The Coalition continues to advise and assist partner forces in Syria to enable them to continue their fight against Daesh.