Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wearing a camouflage jacket and helmet waves from a tank of Japanese Ground Defence Force at an event, promoted by the Internet video sharing site in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on April 27, 2013. Abe visited the event as Japan will allow the use of Facebook, Twitter and other social networking websites in election campaigning for the upcoming Upper House election in July. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT
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The Scottish Conservative Leader Ruth Davidson gets behind the controls of a Tank at Auchterhouse Country Sports, as she highlights how the country's military and defences are best served by the party on April 29, 2015 in Dundee, Scotland. Britain goes to the polls in a General Election on May 7.
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British PM Margaret Thatcher out for spin in Union Jack-flying Challenger tank during maneuvers at NATO training ground near Falling Bostel.
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German soldier and politician Hasso Eccard von Manteuffel in the driving seat of a Centurion tank, with Major H S Long standing by, at the Vehicle Testing Centre, Chobham, England, November 10th 1955.
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British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965) stands on a tank to take the salute during an inspection of the Eastern Command Armoured Division, 23rd May 1942.
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Winston Churchill During The Second World War In The United Kingdom, The Prime Minister Winston Churchill talks by wireless telephone from the turret of a Churchill I during a demonstration of the tank at Vauxhall's at Luton, England, on 23 May 1941. He wears a beret of the Royal Tank Regiment, 23 May 1941.
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Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin examines a T-90AM tank at the Russian armament exhibition Expo Arms-2011 September,9. 2011 in the Urals town of Nizhny Tagil, Russia. The upgraded T-90 tank features a more powerful engine, upgraded armament including a remotely operated machine gun, an automated fire control system helping aid in target search, and explosive reactive armor, which protects the turret and hull against anti-tank shells and missles, according to published reports.