The National People’s Army of Algeria has taken delivery of 110 more Mercedes Benz BA6 Class G 4×4 vehicles built locally by a company set up last year under a partnership between Algeria, the United Arab Emirates and Germany.

In a statement released following the delivery of the vehicles to the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) last month, the Ministry of National Defence said the vehicles are part of the 275 ordered for the army.

“As part of the implementation of the stimulus programme initiated by President of the Republic (Abdel Aziz Bouteflika) to boost national industry and the interest of the high command of the People’s National Army (ANP) for the development of military industrial potential to meet the needs of our armed forces and contribute to national development, DGSN received today 110 Mercedes-Benz (BA6) class (G) vehicles out of 275 all terrain vehicles manufactured by the SAFAV-MB [Algerian Society of Vehicle Manufacturers – Mercedes Benz]…in Tiaret,” the statement read. […]